Law Enforcement News

[Video] Citizen ride-along injured in attempted traffic stop turned pursuit


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Madera, California police are looking for the people who fired more than a dozen rounds at an officer as he tried to pull over their vehicle early Sunday morning.

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Killed Utah police officer was working to pay off medical bills


 

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Unified police officer Douglas Scott Barney, 44, had been on the force 18 years when police say he encountered Cory Lee Henderson, 31, Sunday morning in residential area near a church in the suburb of Holladay, about 8 miles southeast of downtown Salt Lake City.

Barney found Henderson nearby and the officer was shot in the head. Barney died hours later at a hospital.

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[Video] Extremely impaired driver caught by police aerial unit


 

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The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office posted this video to their YouTube page earlier this week. The video shows a hit and run suspect and passenger (who are both very intoxicated) exit their vehicle in a parking lot and fall over each other until ground units arrive and secure the suspects.

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Two Boy Scouts begin Blue Lives Matter challenge


 

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Two Boy Scouts in Texas asked everyone to step up to honor and support law enforcement. They posted a video asking everyone to take their challenge and shake the hand of someone in law enforcement or donate  $50 to 100 Club Survivors Fund.

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Texas Governor Calls for Minute of Red and Blue on Friday


 

Texas Governor Greg Abbott posted on Facebook Wednesday asking for a minute of Red and Blue flashing lights throughout the state at 11:00AM on Friday September 5th. The minute is in honor of Deputy Sheriff Darren Goforth and other law enforcement officers throughout Texas.

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