Cops Who Kill Are Not Killers

Cops Who Kill Are Not Killers

Cops who kill are not killers! The headlines often read, “Officers Shoot and Kill Man.” While it’s accurately descriptive, it leaves the distasteful, misleading perception that cops are killers. They are not! Cops Who Kill Are Not Killers Just because lethal force...

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Arkansas Police Officer Turns 90 Years Old

Arkansas Police Officer Turns 90 Years Old

Camden (AR) has the active police officer in Arkansas. Officer Leonard Charles Smith better known as "L.C. Buckshot" celebrated his 90th birthday on May 12th. According to MyArklaMiss, Officer Smith spent 46 years with the Ouachita County Sheriff's Department. He...

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Arkansas Police Officer Turns 90 Years Old

Camden (AR) has the active police officer in Arkansas. Officer Leonard Charles Smith better known as "L.C. Buckshot" celebrated his 90th birthday on May 12th. According to MyArklaMiss, Officer Smith spent 46 years with the Ouachita County Sheriff's Department. He...

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Counting the Cost

Experiencing the candlelight vigil during Police Week is a powerful experience. Counting the cost of lives maimed, murdered, and marooned is the least we can do. We honor the wounded and remember the lost. It is a time to heal, embrace loved ones, and dispense respect...

Damned If You Do, Dead If You Don’t

In a case of "damned if you do, damned if you don't," I was bothered when reporting on the termination of Officer Charles Starks of the Little Rock Police Department this week. (He has 10 days to appeal his firing.) When reviewing the fatal shooting, which eventually...

On Being a Warrior, a Guardian, a Watchman

My brothers and sisters on this thin blue line have been short, tall, fat, thin, White, Black, Asian, Hispanic, Arab and Native American. But through it all, you know what? When the duties of this job have come calling — they have just been The Police.

SECONDS FOR SURVIVAL

The Tactical Games are Unparalleled Competition

The Tactical Games are unparalleled competition and the growth is exciting. The competition was described as “American Ninja Warriors with guns,” or where “Crossfit meets combat.” Either way, it is a challenge like no other. The newly formed competition is based on a...

7 In 7 Days

Each line of duty death comes from a different state and a different type agency.  From men directing traffic to women being ambushed, it all makes very little sense.

COURAGEOUS LEADERSHIP

Counting the Cost

Experiencing the candlelight vigil during Police Week is a powerful experience. Counting the cost of lives maimed, murdered, and marooned is the least we can do. We honor the wounded and remember the lost. It is a time to heal, embrace loved ones, and dispense respect...

Damned If You Do, Dead If You Don’t

In a case of "damned if you do, damned if you don't," I was bothered when reporting on the termination of Officer Charles Starks of the Little Rock Police Department this week. (He has 10 days to appeal his firing.) When reviewing the fatal shooting, which eventually...

On Being a Warrior, a Guardian, a Watchman

My brothers and sisters on this thin blue line have been short, tall, fat, thin, White, Black, Asian, Hispanic, Arab and Native American. But through it all, you know what? When the duties of this job have come calling — they have just been The Police.

BEYOND THE CONES

Dying By Driving

Words can never do justice to describe the heartache every law enforcement officer across the country feels when one of their own is killed while protecting the communities they serve. It is a tragedy any time a peace officer is killed in the line of duty.

OFFICER DOWN

Off-duty police officer killed, wife in custody

GARDENDALE, Ala. – An off-duty police officer has died after being shot in a “domestic” incident, police said Friday. The Alabama officer's wife has been arrested and charged in connection with the death, according to WBRC. Officers arrived at the scene in Gardendale,...

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