Night Moves

Night Moves

It's a given that tactics change with conditions. Well, we all know that working nights is a different—and more dangerous—beast. Check your call logs and I'm sure it will confirm that the night shift accounts for more requests for service involving domestic violence, intoxication ...
The Woman Police Officer’s Image

The Woman Police Officer’s Image

When I told my father that I wanted to be a police officer, this was his reply: “Why don’t you become a lawyer instead?” I can’t even count anymore the number of women who, upon finding out that I am a police officer, ask me things like, “Aren’t you scared to be out there all by ...
Information Warfare: What’s in a Name?

Information Warfare: What’s in a Name?

Imagine this: You’re sitting in prison with an abundance of time on your hands, and you’re getting paper copies of emails regarding your case. You notice that the email address, prison.state.gov, looks like something you can forge. You pay a couple of bucks, get someone to smuggle ...
VIDEO: Las Vegas Officer Shot, Suspect Killed

VIDEO: Las Vegas Officer Shot, Suspect Killed

Las Vegas Metro Police Officer Carlos Luna stopped a SUV driven by 54-year-old James Michael Todora Friday morning. The video shows Todora was agitated when he was pulled over for a broken tail light and complained about police involvement in a previous domestic situation with his ...
DASHCAM: Fla. Officer Run Over by Teen

DASHCAM: Fla. Officer Run Over by Teen

Orlando police have arrested a 17-year-old involved in the hit-and-run earlier this week that sent an officer to the hospital. New dashcam video released Tuesday by Orlando police showed the moment when Officer William Anderson was run over by a suspect's car as it drove away from ...