#Law Enforcement Officers

Mcalester, OKMcAlester News

Federal trial set for McAlester man

A trial against a McAlester man federally indicted for assaulting law enforcement officers with his vehicle during a Tulsa-area pursuit is scheduled to begin in August. Court records show Jeffrey Brent Thomas, 43, was indicted in May in the Northern District of Oklahoma with two counts of aggravated assault of a federal officer with a deadly and dangerous weapon and one count of eluding a police officer in Indian Country.
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Titusville, FLclick orlando

Can a law enforcement officer issue a ticket outside their jurisdiction?

News 6 traffic safety expert Trooper Steve Montiero answers viewer questions and shares tips about the rules of the road, helping Central Florida residents become better drivers by being better educated. [ASK TROOPER STEVE: Submit your traffic-related questions here]. The question addressed is, “Can Titusville police give you a ticket...
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Bay County, MIwsgw.com

Bay County Law Enforcement Officers Recognized By CrimeStoppers

Bay County CrimeStoppers President Thomas Matuszewski presenting Trooper of the Year to Sergeant David Stoppa (Photo by Bill Hewitt) At this week’s Bay City Commissioner’s meeting, CrimeStoppers of Bay County had a moment to honor 2020’s Trooper and Officer of the Year. President Thomas Matuszewski presented Trooper of the year...
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Arkansas StateKTLO

Hollingsworth received award from Attorney General’s Office

Retired Arkansas State Police officer Mark Hollingsworth of Mountain Home was awarded the Arkansas Attorney General Star of Excellence Award on Thursday afternoon by Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge. Hollingsworth was presented the honor at the Never Forgotten – Arkansas Takes Action conference in Benton. The annual event brings frontline...
Hazlehurst, GAjdledger.com

Law Enforcement Officers Honor Kirby

Dozens of law enforcement vehicles and a few hundred officers converged on Hazlehurst last Wednesday to show their respects for one of their fallen. Jeff Davis Sheriff’s Department Investigator Duane Kirby was laid to rest following long battle with cancer. As the funeral procession, led by the flashing blue lights of dozens of law enforcement vehicles followed by vehicles transporting family, friends and co-workers, made its way to Riverside Cemetery in Lumber City, traffic stretched as far as the eye could see. U.S. flags on all county properties were lowered to half mast Wednesday in remembrance of Kirby.

Governor meets with law enforcement to increase officer training, improve information sharing

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - The governor is committing to improving policing in Tennessee amid a national surge in violent crime. Gov. Bill Lee met with the Law Enforcement Training Advisory Council on Thursday. The purpose of the council is to advise on developments in policing needs and training best practices. At Thursday's meeting, they discussed improving information sharing and increasing officer training.
Logan County, ARParis Express

Lunsford named Logan County Law Enforcement Officer of the Year

Logan County Sheriff's Office Lt. Kieth Lunsford was named the 2020 Logan County Law Enforcement Officer of the Year. Nominations for this award are submitted to the Attorney General's Office. They include all law enforcement officers who work in Logan County, regardless of their agency. The selection process for nominations is based on qualified candidates who have performed admirably in the line of duty in the previous 18 months.

VIDEO | Delaware law enforcement officers officially must wear body cameras statewide

"The stakes are really high," said Governor John Carney Wednesday. "And a bill like this is really important." On July 21, 2021, Carney signed into law House Bill 195, which creates a fully funded statewide requirement that all law enforcement officers and a select handful of other Delaware state employees don body-worn cameras while operating in an official capacity.
Wilkes Journal Patriot

Dyer sworn in as new wildlife law enforcement officer

Jacob Brent Dyer of Purlear was one of 18 new state wildlife law enforcement officers sworn in Tuesday at a graduation ceremony in Pinehurst. Dyer is a graduate of West Wilkes High School. He said his training duty station will be in Craven County and that his first permanent station will be announced this fall towards the end of his six months of field training.
Willits News

Willits Police Log: July 12-18

The following items were compiled from reports prepared by the Willits Police Department. Officers responded to 156 calls for service during this seven-day period. DRUGS: Officers responded to a call about drug activity in the 300 block of S. Main Street on July 12 at 12:17 p.m. MISSING PERSON: Officers...
Laredo Morning Times

Marksman course offered for USBP agents, law enforcement officers

The United States Border Patrol announced on Monday a marksman course for federal, state and local partners. The Designated Marksman Training Program is a three-day course designed for teaching advanced marksmanship skills to Border Patrol agents and law enforcement officers. “Laredo Sector remains vigilant with innovative courses such as these...
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Warning in Winder: candy is laced with drugs

There is a warning from the Sheriff’s Office in Winder: investigators in the Barrow County Sheriff’s Office say they are finding candies laced with liquid narcotics. The GBI is investigating. From the Barrow Co Sheriff’s Office Facebook page... The Barrow County Sheriff’s Office would like to make the public aware...