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Spain: Police Arrest Second Suspect In Connection With Barcelona Terror Attack

  Police Arrest Second Suspect In Connection With Barcelona Terror Attack Will Racke Immigration and Foreign Policy Reporter The president of Spain’s Catalonia region confirmed that police have arrested a second suspect in connection with the van attack in Barcelona’s Las Ramblas district Thursday. Two men are in custody following the attack, which left 12 people dead and at least 80 more injured, Carles Puigdemont said at a news conference, according to the Associated Press. A rental van jumped the sidewalk in Las Ramblas on Thursday afternoon, mowing down pedestriansRead More


‘Tell My Family I Love Them’: Officer To Dispatch During Near Death Shooting

  ‘Tell My Family I Love Them’: Officer Pleads During Near Death Shooting Amber Randall Civil Rights Reporter A South Carolina police officer pleaded with dispatchers to tell his family he loved him after being shot at eight times by a suspect, camera footage released Thursday shows. South Carolina prosecutors released the eyeglass camera footage Thursday from the 2016 shooting as part of trial evidence in Malcolm Antwan Orr’s attempted murder of Estill Police Officer Quincy Smith, reports Fox 13. WATCH: The shooting occurred New Year’s Day 2016, when SmithRead More


Illegal Cellphones Are Being Used To Assassinate Police Officers And Their Families

  Illegal Cellphones Are Being Used To Assassinate Police Officers And Their Families Eric Lieberman Tech and Law Reporter The assassin broke through the front door shouting “police” as Capt. Robert Johnson of Bishopville, S.C. was getting ready for work early in the morning March 5, 2010. Johnson, a prison guard at the Lee Correctional Institution (LCI), immediately knew two things: He had to get the assassin’s attention in order to protect his wife — sleeping quietly in the nearby bedroom — and the hit was undoubtedly connected to aRead More


President Donald J. Trump Signed The Wounded Officers Recovery Act

President Donald J. Trump Signs H.R. 3298 into Law Today, President Donald J. Trump signed into law H.R. 3298, the Wounded Officers Recovery Act of 2017. The President is proud to sign this bill to allow the U.S. Capitol Police Memorial Fund to provide financial assistance to Capitol Police officers injured in the line of duty, including Special Agents David Bailey and Crystal Griner, who were injured defending Members of Congress and others during the shooting at the June 14, 2017 practice for the annual Congressional Baseball Game for Charity.Read More


Boynton Beach, Florida: Police Officer Arrives On Scene And Finds An Alligator Waiting [VIDEO]

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – Boynton Beach Officer Alfredo Vargas responded to a call about an alligator at a residence. His body cam captured the gator wrangling incident.                               Watch Here:    


Cop Knocks Out Knife-Wielding Man Seconds After He Shouts ‘Allahu Akbar’ [VIDEO]

  Spanish Cop Knocks Out Knife-Wielding Man Seconds After He Shouts ‘Allahu Akbar’ [VIDEO] Jacob Bojesson Foreign Correspondent A knife-wielding man shouting “Allahu Akbar” (God is great) tried to attack Spanish police Tuesday moments before an officer knocked him out with a plastic road barrier. The failed attack took place in the Spanish territory of Melilla, which makes up one of two land borders between the European Union and Africa. The man was circled by a large group of officers as he approached the border post with a knife. OneRead More


Minneapolis Police Chief Resigns Following Officer Shooting Of Unarmed Australian Woman

  Minneapolis Police Chief Resigns Following Shooting Of Unarmed Australian Woman Ted Goodman Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau resigned Friday, just five days after one of the department’s officers shot an unarmed Australian woman who had just dialed 911 to report a possible crime outside her home. Harteau resigned at the request of Minneapolis Democratic-Farmer Labor Party Mayor Betsy Hodges. “I’ve lost confidence in the chief’s ability to lead us further,” Hodges said in a statement Friday. My statement on @MinneapolisPD Chief Janeé Harteau: My statement on @MinneapolisPD Chief JaneéRead More


What Happens When The Races Are Reversed In A Police Shooting?

  What Happens When The Races Are Reversed In A Police Shooting Scott Greer Deputy Editor One cop is finally receiving support from the press and political leaders after being at the center of another high-profile police shooting. Last weekend, an Australian woman, Justine Damond, called police to report an alleged assault that was occurring near her home in Minneapolis. But when police arrived on the scene, Damond ended up becoming the victim of an officer’s bullet. While there are many questions still lingering about the shooting, the initial detailsRead More


Minneapolis: First Somali American Police Officer Killed Australian Woman Who Called 911 To Report Assault

  Minneapolis Police Kill Australian Woman Who Called 911 To Report Assault Will Racke New details have emerged in the case of a 40-year-old Australian woman who was shot and killed Saturday by a Minneapolis police officer just minutes after she called 911 to report an assault near her home. Justine Damond, a native of Sydney who lived in Minneapolis with her fiancé, was killed in the alley behind her home while talking to police officers that had responded to the 911 call. Sources told the Minneapolis Star Tribune thatRead More


Former NYPD Chief Blames Ferguson ‘Fake News’ Narrative For Police Shooting

  Former NYPD Chief Blames Ferguson Narrative For Police Shooting Amber Randall The former New York Police Department commissioner blamed the “fake news” that came out of the Ferguson, Mo., riots on the recent death of a New York police officer Sunday. Howard Safir, who served as commissioner for four years, linked the shooting of NYPD Officer Miosotis Familia to the anti-police rhetoric that came out of the fatal shooting of Michael Brown during a radio interview. “Ever since Ferguson, which turned out to be totally bogus fake news aboutRead More