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Top Cop Addressed Reckless
Driving, Was Hit by Dump Truck
Nov 7, 2023 8:41 AM CST
Top Cop Addressed Reckless Driving, Was Hit by Dump Truck
Milwaukee's police chief Jeffrey Norman had just left a news conference about reckless driving
- Milwaukee's police chief was injured when a dump truck rammed the vehicle he was traveling in "minutes after leaving a press conference discussing reckless driving problems in the city," according to Wisconsin Public Radio . Police Chief Jeffrey Norman attended the press conference hosted by Mayor Cavalier Johnson...
TBI: Police Chief's Son
Took Own Life After Chase
Oct 25, 2023 9:25 AM CDT
TBI: Police Chief's Son Took Own Life After Chase
John C. Drake Jr., suspect in weekend shooting of 2 cops, was found dead on Tuesday
- The search for the estranged son of the head of Nashville's police force has come to a grim end. Authorities say John C. Drake Jr. was found dead in South Nashville on Tuesday, three days after he allegedly shot and injured two police officers, per the
. Drake Jr....
Police Search for Chief's Son
After Shooting of Officers
Oct 22, 2023 2:10 PM CDT
Police Search for Chief's Son After Shooting of Officers
Struggle took place outside a Dollar General during a stolen vehicle investigation
- Police in Tennessee were searching Sunday for the estranged son of Nashville's police chief as the suspect in the shooting of two police officers outside a Dollar General store. Officers in La Vergne, a city about 20 miles southeast of Nashville, were investigating a stolen vehicle outside the store...
Disgraced Ex-Police Chief
Solicited Sex in Park: Cops
Aug 23, 2023 7:35 AM CDT
Disgraced Ex-Police Chief Solicited Sex in Park: Cops
James Burke, formerly of the Suffolk County Police, asked ranger, 'Do you know who I am?'
- A former New York police chief who led the investigation into the Long Island serial killings before he was sent to prison for beating a suspect was arrested again Tuesday, this time for allegedly soliciting sex in a public park. James Burke, who led the Suffolk County Police Department from...
Mayor: Police Chief Offered to
Resign Before He Shot Himself
Jul 26, 2023 3:09 PM CDT
Mayor: Police Chief Offered to Resign Before He Shot Himself
Miami-Dade's top police official is recovering and 'regaining his strength,' mayor says
- Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava says the county's top police official offered his resignation hours before he tried to kill himself Sunday night. Police say Alfredo "Freddy" Ramirez, director of the Miami-Dade Police Department, shot himself after a dispute with his wife at a Tampa hotel. Levine...
Report: Miami's Police Chief
Shot Himself While With Wife
Jul 24, 2023 2:37 PM CDT
Report: Miami's Police Chief Shot Himself While With Wife
Mayor says Alfredo Freddy' Ramirez is in critical but stable condition
- The director of the Miami-Dade Police Department was in stable condition after surgery in a Tampa area hospital, the Miami-Dade mayor said Monday, amid reports from local media that he had shot himself. Alfredo "Freddy" Ramirez, 52, was in Tampa for a law enforcement conference, officials said. "Following...
'I’m Hoping You’ll
Just Let Us Go,'
Chief Tells Deputy
Dec 5, 2022 1:38 PM CST
'I’m Hoping You’ll Just Let Us Go,' Chief Tells Deputy
Mary O'Connor steps down as Tampa chief of police after internal investigation
- In 1995, Mary O'Connor, then a rookie cop in Tampa, was fired for punching a deputy during a traffic stop. She was reinstated a year later and rose through the ranks to become chief earlier this year, only to have her career ended by her behavior during another traffic...
Jul 24, 2022 7:42 AM CDT
Police Chief in Mississippi Fired After Leaked Audio
He bragged about killing 13 people on duty, used racist, homophobic slurs
- The police chief of a small city in Mississippi is out of a job after an audio recording leaked in which he boasted of killing 13 people on the job and used racist and homophobic slurs, reports
. The board of aldermen in Lexington voted...
Chief Didn't Bring
Police Radio to School
Jun 3, 2022 4:20 PM CDT
Chief Didn't Bring Police Radio to School
Pete Arredondo might not have known at first about the 911 calls coming from the classroom
- The school district police chief who took charge of the response to the Uvalde shootings arrived quickly at Robb Elementary, while shots were still being fired inside. But Pete Arredondo didn't have a police radio with him, the
New York Times
reports. He called a police landline on a...
Uvalde School Police Chief's
Next Move Spurs Anger
May 31, 2022 10:35 AM CDT
Uvalde School Police Chief's Next Move Spurs Anger
Pete Arredondo's swearing-in to City Council has been delayed, however, amid children's funerals
- The school police chief accused of holding back officers from a classroom in Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, as a gunman murdered children inside will apparently take his place on the City Council, despite plenty of anger in his hometown. Pedro "Pete" Arredondo, the chief of police for...
He Had Memorable
Kid. Now, Fitting News
May 21, 2022 7:45 AM CDT
He Had Memorable Role in
as a Kid. Now, Fitting News
Ex-child actor Jonathan Searle named police chief in Martha's Vineyard town where 1975 movie was shot
- Life is definitely imitating art on Martha's Vineyard, where a former child star in one of Steven Spielberg's biggest blockbusters ever has just accepted a stars-are-aligned job. The
reports that the town of Oak Bluffs has named as its new police chief Jonathan Searle, a longtime...
Body Takes a Turn
Mar 1, 2022 3:35 PM CST
Search for Ex-Police Chief's Body Takes a Turn
William Anthony Spivey, 36, was found very much alive in South Carolina
- An abandoned boat, a .22 caliber rifle holding a discharged round, and handwritten letters. If that sounds like the scene of a possible suicide, well, police claim that's what William Anthony Spivey wanted you to think. They allege the former police chief of North Carolina's Chadbourn Police Department...
Cop Faced With 'Humiliating'
KKK Note Files Complaint
Nov 12, 2021 7:40 AM CST
Cop Faced With 'Humiliating' KKK Note Files Complaint
Black officer Keith Pool takes action after ex-Ohio police chief's 'offensive' actions in June
The first Black cop in a small Ohio town has filed a discrimination complaint against its police force. The charge with the state's Civil Rights Commission was filed by Keith Pool, who says officials in Sheffield Lake did nothing to keep ex-Chief Anthony Campo's racist behavior in...
Miami City Manager
Suspends Police Chief
Oct 12, 2021 6:03 PM CDT
Miami City Manager Suspends Police Chief
Art Acevedo faces firing after acrimonious 6 months
- Billed by Miami's mayor just months ago as the Michael Jordan and Tom Brady of policing, top cop Art Acevedo ended up being "not the right fit" for Miami. The city manager decided this week to suspend Acevedo, with the intention of firing him, after a tumultuous six-month...
Top Cop Threatened
Man With Fake Arrest
Jun 1, 2021 7:23 AM CDT
Top Cop Threatened Man With Fake Arrest
Brian Buglio was apparently upset by critical Facebook comments
- A police chief in Pennsylvania is now out of a job and facing prison time after allegedly threatening to jail a man who insulted him on Facebook. In February 2020, East Stroudsburg resident Paul DeLorenzo had penned a Facebook post in which he accused West Hazleton Police Chief Brian Buglio...
Texas Police Chief
Duped Me, Others
Jan 29, 2021 9:36 AM CST
Girlfriend: Married Texas Police Chief Duped Me, Others
Authorities say Jason Collier sent phony annulment papers to one of his mistresses
- A tale of betrayal went viral on Facebook this week, and now a Texas police chief has stepped down—and faces charges. The post put up Tuesday by Cecily Steinmetz, of Amarillo, noted that she did
recommend the City of Stinnett, mainly due to Jason Collier being a "...
'Death to All Marxist Democrats'
Post Ends Police Chief's Reign
Nov 9, 2020 6:55 PM CST
'Death to All Marxist Democrats' Post Ends Police Chief's Reign
Arkansas mayor says his city condemns the rants
- An Arkansas police chief has stepped down after being called on posts urging violence against "Marxist Democrats" he said are keeping President Trump from being declared the winner of the presidential election. "Death to all Marxist Democrats. Take no prisoners leave no survivors!!" one of Lang Holland'...
A Notable Police Chief in City
Where 18K Were Detained
Oct 26, 2020 2:46 PM CDT
A Notable Police Chief in City Where 18K Were Detained
Roy Nakamura is California city's first Asian American police chief
- Seventy-eight years ago, the job of the police chief in Arcadia, Calif., would have included making sure no Japanese Americans had escaped from the converted racetrack where they were being held in converted horse stalls. Now, the city in Los Angeles County is about to get its first chief of...
City in Turmoil Embraces
'Fresh Approach to Policing'
Sep 26, 2020 3:00 PM CDT
City in Turmoil Embraces 'Fresh Approach to Policing'
Cynthia Herriott-Sullivan will be Rochester's first female police chief
- Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren tapped a Black woman to become the new interim city police chief, saying Saturday she will bring a "fresh approach to policing" amid the tumultuous aftermath to Daniel Prude’s death, the AP reports. Cynthia Herriott-Sullivan, who retired from the department in 2009 as a...
Sep 11, 2020 11:20 AM CDT
Police Chief Allegedly Rigged His Own Hiring
Bridgeport's Armando Perez, another official face decades in prison if convicted
- The police chief of Connecticut's largest city cheated to get the job, according to federal prosecutors, who say he could face decades in prison. Bridgeport Police Chief Armando Perez is accused of working with the city's acting personnel director, David Dunn, to rig the hiring process, reports the...
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