BODYCAM: Armed Suspect Fatally Shot in Ohio

BODYCAM: Armed Suspect Fatally Shot in Ohio

From NBC4I.com: The Columbus (Ohio) Division of Police has released video from body cameras of a deadly officer involved shooting in the Franklinton area, Friday. Columbus Police said Kareem Ali Nadir Jones was shot by two officers after a confrontation in the Franklinton area ...
Eyewitness Misidentification of Suspects

Eyewitness Misidentification of Suspects

According to the Innocence Project, there have been 350 people in the United States exonerated by DNA testing for crimes they did not commit. The causes of wrongful conviction are likely numerous but one statistic from the Innocence Project stands out: 71% of those 350 cases involved ...
Humor in Blue: The Prince of Darkness

Humor in Blue: The Prince of Darkness

Everyone knew that Denny Verna was afraid of the dark. He’s always been afraid of the dark from the day he was a little kid. While going through the police academy, Denny dreaded role play scenarios that took place at night or that involved building searches in dark rooms. He was ...
Building Blue Bridges

Building Blue Bridges

Imagine working as a criminal investigator in Baghdad, Iraq, and attempting to use forensic science to work crime scenes in hostile combat environments with limited resources. Further, imagine trying to teach these same techniques to law enforcement officers in Botswana, Africa, ...
Wyoming Opts in to FirstNet

Wyoming Opts in to FirstNet

First-of-its-Kind Solution Will Create Jobs, Spur Investment and Modernize Public Safety Communications across the State RESTON, Va -- Wyoming is making history. Today, Governor Matthew Mead announced his decision to accept the FirstNet andAT&T* plan to deliver a wireless ...