Law Enforcement Loses an Ambassador

Law Enforcement Loses an Ambassador

[Editor's Note: This has been reprinted with author’s permission from American Police Beat.] He inspired a generation of men and women to pursue a career in law enforcement. He stood as an icon representing the ideal police professional. On Sunday, September 6th, actor Martin ...
What Is the Darknet?

What Is the Darknet?

[Author's Note: There are two things I want to emphasize with this article. First, the internet is good for much more than porn. I often hear that joke (and it may be true?) but there’s a whole lot more criminal activity going on out there that local law enforcement can have an ...
VIDEO: Man Shot When He Pretends to Pull Weapon

VIDEO: Man Shot When He Pretends to Pull Weapon

Surveillance Video of an officer involved shooting in Baltimore County, Maryland was released late last week.  The video shows Keith Harrison McLeod aggressively advancing towards a police officer.  As the officer had his gun drawn and was attempting to create distance, McLeod ...
A Look Beyond the Numbers

A Look Beyond the Numbers

[Editor's Note: This is the first in a series of articles, which will delve into the StreetCred Police Killings in Context (PKIC) database. A few months back The Guardian and the Washington Post published databases and photographs of Americans who have been killed by police. The ...