Sheriff Craig Webre announced the loss of K-9 Possum over the weekend during the search for a suspect in the southern part of the parish.
The first case I believe to have had a major impact on the way policing is done today was in Weeks v. United States, 1914. Due to this case, the exclusionary rule had come into effect, and all evidence that was illegally obtained by police without a search warrant would be inadmissible in court.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Law enforcement officers around Alabama are still uncertain what will be required of them if a federal judge allows a tough new immigration law to take effect next week. The president of the Alabama Association of Chiefs of Police, Boaz Police Chief Terry Davis, said he’s trying to understand what the law requires, but [...]
NOGALES, Ariz. – An active drug smuggling tunnel was shut down in Nogales, Ariz., Tuesday following an investigation led by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI). Agents identified the tunnel after seizing more than 2,600 pounds of marijuana from three suspected drug smugglers.
I was reading an article written by a Christian truck driver. He is a cross country driver and a devout Christian. The dilemma is when the sun goes down and he is faced with the “other world” of the truck stop at night. There are prowlers, violence, and prostitution.
Members of an online network called Dreamboard allegedly traded graphic images and videos of adults molesting children 12 years old and younger. The members created a massive private library of child sexual abuse. Members also praised and encouraged each other to create new images and videos of children being sexually abused.
With the very recent exception of California Penal Code Section 212.5.b, no state crime code defines robberies involving ATMs as distinct crimes. As analysts grow more familiar with this new tool, it will become more useful and a database of these crimes will accumulate.
The number of documented gang members in all of the United Sates has been increasing. For example Austin, Texas has increased about 36 percent since 2010, and law enforcement officials say they are concerned about the connection to Mexican drug cartels.
The Internet has its pros and cons for civilians and its own unique set perhaps for law enforcement personnel. When Northwestern University encouraged its students, including me, to get on Linkedin, I reluctantly replied “So you want me to share my personal information with everyone who can access the Internet? No thanks. You people are [...]
Back in 1989 and again in 1999, there were official studies done by the Chicago Police Department and the Illinois Office of Banks and Real Estate recommending that ALL forced ATM withdrawals be tracked by the police. The reason for tracking the problem is simple. It allows the detective to connect Crime A to Crime B before Crime C occurs.