| Nov 26, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Los Angeles police arrested 183 protesters overnight Tuesday -- a much larger number than in other major cities in the nation on the second night of protests over the grand jury decision in the Michael Brown shooting case.
Los Angeles Police...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:00 PM
A hatchet-wielding attacker charged a group of New York City police officers posing for a photograph on Thursday, wounded two, one critically, before the assailant was shot dead, police said.
The officers were on foot patrol when they were asked by a...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:10 PM
For the first time in more than a decade, Los Angeles is on course to end the year with an increase in violent crime, police statistics show.
The city's overall violent crime total is up 7.6% so far this year compared with the same time in 2013,...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:49 PM
HARTFORD — Connecticut State Police will increase their presence at Metro-North and Amtrak rail lines along with Bradley International Airport, but it is not in response to a specific credible threat, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday....
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:58 AM
NEW YORK — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday the metropolitan area remains under threat of terrorist attack, and that commuters will see an increased security presence in the city and at transit points as a result.
Cuomo and New Jersey Gov....
| Apr 24, 2014
| 7:49 AM
The New York Police Department has learned the hard way that Twitter is a two-edged sword with a point that has deeply embedded itself into the department's self-image.
The department this week decided to stick a virtual toe into the 21st century by...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 12:12 PM
About 8 seconds of free-fall from the top of the World Trade Center mark an amazing stunt, captured on video, which resulted in the arrests of four men.
Three men who jumped off the World Trade Center and then gently landed with parachutes on the...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck announced Thursday he is interested in a second term as the city's top cop.
In comments to reporters at a monthly media briefing, Beck said he would be "more than proud" to continue as the head of the agency...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Baltimore athletic apparel company Under Armour Inc. has added some more muscle to its brand, hiring the former head of the Baltimore Police Department as its first chief security officer.
Former commissioner Frederick H. Bealefeld III, who retired from...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 11:28 AM
The Rev. Al Sharpton said Saturday "there is no justification" for the series of events that led to the killing of Eric Garner, an unarmed New York City man who was allegedly placed in a chokehold by police officers earlier this week.
Flanked by the 43-...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 1:32 PM
For first time in more than a decade, violent crime in Los Angeles rose during the first six months of the year, according to Los Angeles Police Department statistics.
LAPD Chief Charlie Beck said the department was "very concerned" about the increase...