Exclusive: PoliceOne and LSU’s survey of how Ferguson, Dallas have impacted cops

by Heather R. Cotter We asked street officers and supervisors to weigh in on a number of topics – from use of force to career satisfaction In collaboration with Louisiana State University, PoliceOne issued a survey that explored officers’ views related to policing in the post-Ferguson era (August 2014-June 2016) and their feelings since the ambush attacks in Dallas and …

2 Fort Worth Officers Shot While Responding To Call; Suspected Shooter Dead

2 Fort Worth Officers Shot While Responding To Call; Suspected Shooter Dead by Naheed Rajwani September 16, 2016 FORT WORTH — Two Fort Worth police officers were injured in a shooting Friday night while responding to a suicide call.  They are expected to survive. After several hours of uncertainty, the Fort Worth Police Department confirmed that a person suspected of shooting the …

Chief Brown will step down in October.

Dallas police chief David O. Brown, whose calm leadership made him the face of the Texas city in the tense days after a sniper killed five police officers, announced his retirement. Chief Brown will step down in October after more than six years as the top cop at the country’s seventh-largest police department, and 33 years on the force. “Serving …