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Law Enforcement Today | June 29, 2016

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Grand jury declines to indict McIver Jr. for attempted murder of Ofc. Pearce

June 11, 2016 |

A Tarrant County grand jury declined to indict a man charged in the shooting of Fort Worth Police Officer Matt Pearce.

Ed Russell McIver Jr., 21, was with his father when Pearce was shot in a March 15 incident. The … Read More

The Bugler Plays Taps

May 28, 2016 |

Men of gallantry

Women of courage

Bravery in combat

Never discouraged

Fighting with valor

Flying with nerve

Spines that were daring

Limbs filled with verve

Yet human they were

Mortality reigned

Casualties of war

And death to them came

Regardless … Read More

We the people

May 27, 2016 |

Law is supposed to be the reflection of social need. The problem today is that it has become the reflection of the voice of special interest groups that represent the minority of the population as compared to “We the people” … Read More

Combating Poliganda

May 25, 2016 |

I would like to coin a new word—Poliganda. Politics + propaganda = poliganda. It means the practice of politics combined with propaganda that perpetuates a lie. In some cases it leads to the vexatious prosecution or disciplinary action against a … Read More

In Memoriam: Officer Ronald Tarentino Jr.

May 23, 2016 |

Chief Andrew Sluckis Jr. of the Auburn Police Department in Massachusetts sadly reports the death of Officer Ronald Tarentino Jr.

Officer Tarentino, 42, conducted a traffic stop about 12:30am this morning on a while colored 1997 Infiniti QX4 Sport Utility … Read More

In Memoriam: Officer Sean Johnson

May 20, 2016 |

Chief Robert A. Fisher of the Hillard Police Department in Ohio sadly reports the death of Officer Sean Johnson.

Officer Johnson was attending a two week long departmental training program involving driving a department motorcycle. Officer Johnson was returning to … Read More

In Memoriam: Officer David Glasser

May 20, 2016 |

Chief Joseph Yahner of the Phoenix Police Department in Arizona sadly reports the death of Officer David Glasser.

Officer Glasser, 35, and five other officers responded to a home invasion in progress call where a resident called 911 to report … Read More

I am A Lawman

May 13, 2016 |

I go where others fear to go I do what others fear to do I face these things everyday I face them all for you I have seen things that should never be seen A day on my job is … Read More

Eternal Pursuit

May 12, 2016 |

 

Tonight there will be a candlelight vigil at National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. I love cops. I can’t help it. What is not to cherish when you fully understand that which makes a hero.

Men and women enter the … Read More