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 … Read More

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 … Read More

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 … Read More