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  • In post-Arpaio era, Arizona law enforcement recruiters unable to find anyone who wants to be a cop 18 Oct 2017 05:05 Raw Story Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio announces newly launched program aimed at providing security around schools in Anthem, Arizona on Jan. 9, 2013. Photo by Laura Segall for Reuters. Police recruiters in Arizona are frustrated that they can’t find anyone …
  • Florida Department Of Law Enforcement Celebrates 50 Years In Existence 18 Oct 2017 04:58 WFSU The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is marking its 50th year in existence. In 1967, the Florida legislature merged the duties and responsibilities of several state criminal justice organizations to create the Bureau of Law Enforcement—its former …
  • 'Know Your Rights' event provides law enforcement resources to citizens 18 Oct 2017 04:14 NewsAdvance.com Why did you pull me over? What is your name, officer? What department do you work for? These are just four of the questions the Lynchburg Police Department taught citizens to ask during a traffic stop Tuesday night at a “Know Your Rights” event, hosted in …
  • Police sergeant caught taking pot loses law enforcement certification 18 Oct 2017 03:57 KOAT Police sergeant caught taking pot loses law enforcement certification Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 7:06 PM MDT Oct 17, 2017 Hide Transcript Show Transcript WEBVTT AND AS TARGET 7'S NANCYLAFLIN REPORTS, HE'S LOST …
  • Disney World law enforcement spending increases 18 Oct 2017 03:46 WKMG Local 6 LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - For the second year in a row, the agency that provides governmental services to Walt Disney World's property has approved a multi-million dollar spending increase to hire Orange County sheriff's deputies. The Reedy Creek …
  • Welch seeks review of DEA opioid law after critical report 18 Oct 2017 02:48 VTDigger Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., speaks surrounded by Gov. Phil Scott, left, and the rest of Vermont’s congressional delegation. File photo by Mike Dougherty/VTDiggerWASHINGTON — Vermont’s member of the U.S. House is calling for a review of a law he backed …
  • Trump Drug Czar Nominee Withdraws After Damning Report He Blocked DEA Action Against Big Pharma Pill Sellers 18 Oct 2017 01:27 Alter Net U.S. Rep. Tom Marino (R-PA) Photo Credit: Twitter Rep. Tom Marino (R-PA), who was President Donald Trump’s choice to serve as his administration’s drug czar, has withdrawn his name from consideration after a damning 60 Minutes report about his role in …
  • National Alliance for Law Enforcement Supporters Host 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat 18 Oct 2017 00:56 WBOY-TV The Meadowbrook Mall hosted the 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat with Law Enforcement Tuesday, as well as plenty of Halloween items available in Spirit Halloween Tent. Police cruisers from all over Harrison County participated in the trunk or treat with their …
  • Bluefield College honors law enforcement 17 Oct 2017 23:52 WVSX Bluefield College celebrated Law Enforcement Appreciation week to honor local police and criminal justice agencies. The week was full of guest speakers from local law enforcement and criminal justice agencies. Students were able to interact with the …
  • McCaskill says she didn’t object to law weakening DEA power 17 Oct 2017 23:21 The Republic JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill says she didn’t object to a bill weakening federal authority to stop companies from distributing opioids, despite previously saying she wasn’t around when it came up. McCaskill told CNN on Monday that she …
  • Voters could help change county law enforcement 17 Oct 2017 22:08 Clarence Bee Nov. 7 is the election for Erie County sheriff. Since 2005, Sheriff Timothy Howard has been consistently re-elected, despite a track record of disregard for human life and the law. In September 2009, the Department of Justice filed suit against the …
  • 18th annual AL Law Enforcement Summit held in Montgomery 17 Oct 2017 21:49 WTVM MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Over 800 law enforcement officials from across the state came to Frazer United Methodist Church for the 18th annual, Attorney General's Law Enforcement Summit. The event serves as a way to train police in everything from …
  • 34 law enforcement students graduate from CARTA 17 Oct 2017 21:47 Wafb.com BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Dozens of law enforcement officials from across Louisiana celebrated a milestone Tuesday. Officials reported 34 students from 17 different agencies were recognized for their completion of the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's …
  • DEA Kicks Off Annual Red Ribbon Campaign Oct. 23 17 Oct 2017 21:42 Los Alamos Daily Post   WASHINGTON, D.C. ― The United States Drug Enforcement Administration will kick off its annual Red Ribbon Campaign, the nation’s largest drug prevention effort, Oct. 23.    The National Red Ribbon Campaign began after drug traffickers in Mexico tortured …
  • Fallen law enforcement officers honored at Alabama summit 17 Oct 2017 21:25 Al.com A deputy sheriff and a police officer who died in the line of duty were honored today at a law enforcement conference in Montgomery. Lowndes County Deputy Sheriff Levy Pettway died in a single-vehicle crash on Alabama 21 on April 10. Pettway was on his …
  • State says law enforcement ready for UF speech 17 Oct 2017 20:59 Gainesville Sun By Jim Turner The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — The commissioner of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said Tuesday authorities are prepared to handle people who commit or encourage violence when a white-nationalist leader speaks Thursday …
  • Attorney General’s Law Enforcement Summit 17 Oct 2017 19:59 WNCF Posted: Oct 17, 2017 1:34 PM CDT by Andrew James Law enforcement officers from across the state are in Montgomery today for the Attorney General’s Law Enforcement Summit. Around 800 law enforcement officials attended the summit.  They discussed new …
  • FBI uncovered Russian bribery plot before Obama-era business dea 17 Oct 2017 19:45 The Independent The Obama administration potentially knew of corruption at a Russian nuclear supplier years before it agreed to sign over 20 per cent of US's uranium supply to the company, a new report has claimed. The Hill claims federal agents found evidence of …
  • Trump drug czar nominee withdraws from consideration after report that he hobbled DEA war on opioids 17 Oct 2017 18:28 Blaze President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday that Rep. Tom Marino (R-Pa.) has withdrawn from consideration to become the next drug czar. “Rep. Tom Marino has informed me that he is withdrawing his name from consideration as drug czar,” Trump tweeted. “Tom is a …
  • Suspended abortion doctor pleads to stealing prescription drugs 17 Oct 2017 18:17 Daily Tribune An abortion doctor whose car was found containing prescription Fentanyl from an Eastpointe clinic as well as aborted baby parts pleaded no contest to larceny charges and had his medical license suspended. Michael Arthur Roth, 75, of Orchard Lake, pleaded …