VIDEO: Flagstaff Officer Murdered

VIDEO: Flagstaff Officer Murdered

The video shows a typical response to a domestic violence call, it captures the moments leading up to the deadly confrontation with Robert Smith. It starts in his patrol car on the afternoon of Saturday, December 27, 2014. The officer was looking for a suspect in a domestic violence ...
A New Year’s Letter from the Chief

A New Year’s Letter from the Chief

Editor’s note: Following is an email the Jeff Chudwin sent out during the holidays to his closest friends in law enforcement and the military. In it he addresses the current state of community-police relations and international threats. Chief Chudwin is a man whose words, through ...
To Protect a City

To Protect a City

It got no easier to watch. Another city, placed into lockdown, after a senseless and cowardly act of terror galvanized its populace into grim determination. Even before the shock could pass, before the mourning could begin, the sound of more gunfire echoed through the streets. In ...