Baton Rouge Police Struggle To Find New Recruits

Baton Rouge Police Struggle To Find New Recruits

As downtown Baton Rouge evolves into a more vibrant urban center, the Police Department has tried to keep pace by promising a fully-staffed, round-the-clock precinct.  They have 10 dedicated officers to the area now but are struggling to add more. But despite the...
Few Cadets Make It Through Georgia Trooper School

Few Cadets Make It Through Georgia Trooper School

The current Georgia Trooper school isn’t going as well as the last one. Of the 1,331 initial applicants, only 50 made it all the way through the physical fitness testing, background checks, medical and psychiatric exams. They began training on April 3. Halfway through...
Louisville Metro Police To Lower Entry Standards

Louisville Metro Police To Lower Entry Standards

Louisville Metro Police will soon lower its requirements to become an officer with the department. Police Chief Steve Conrad told a committee of Louisville Metro Council members on Monday night about two changes he plans to implement over the summer to try and...
Mississippi Officer Body Slams Teenager

Mississippi Officer Body Slams Teenager

A video of a Mississippi police officer body slamming a 16-year-old during a confrontation is going viral. Clarksdale Police Chief Robbie Linley told FOX 13 that the incident occurred Thursday afternoon outside a retail store. Linley said he wasn’t sure what...

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