LPR Data Solves Ohio Triple Murder, in N.Y.C

LPR Data Solves Ohio Triple Murder, in N.Y.C

Whitehall Police Department used investigative software and commercial license plate reader (LPR) data to locate a vehicle associated with a triple homicide on August 19, resulting in an arrest of Daveron Minnis on August 25 by the New York City Police Department. Sgt. John ...
Final Tour: January 2016

Final Tour: January 2016

Four of our brother officers lost their lives during January, an absolute tragedy for their families and departments. In the aggregate, however, it marks a notable improvement over any January we’ve seen in more than 50 years. In fact, only once in the last 20 years have we seen a ...
Traffic Stop Ambush

Traffic Stop Ambush

Ambush attacks resulting in line of duty deaths are on the rise and have been for several years. There is no good news/bad news approach to these types of attacks. An ambush is what it is. It is defined as: an act of hiding, waiting for others to appear, and then suddenly attacking ...
Remembering Officer Ricardo Galvez

Remembering Officer Ricardo Galvez

From Officer Down Memorial Page: Police Officer Ricky Galvez was shot and killed from ambush while he sat in his personal vehicle in the Downey Police Department's parking lot at approximately 11:00 pm. Officer Galvez was preparing to get off duty when he was approached by two ...