Latest police officer Stories

2012-03-14 11:27:05

Just 60 seconds of all-out physical exertion in a threatening situation can seriously damage the memories of those involved for many details of the incident, according to a new study of police officers.

2011-05-11 13:05:00

WASHINGTON, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Last year, 152 federal, state and local law enforcement officers left their homes for the last time leaving behind wives, husbands, children, moms, dads, brothers and sisters.

2010-09-01 14:43:03

Providing body armor to all law enforcement officers in the United States would provide enough benefit to justify the cost.

2010-04-09 12:57:00

ATLANTA, April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Local police officers brave moving treadmills for EIGHT hours straight...

2009-10-13 09:15:00

Four officers from Maryland and Virginia and four federal agents who lost their lives in the performance of duty over the past 12 months are being recognized during October 15 ceremony in Washington, DC WASHINGTON, Oct.

2009-07-19 13:52:46

The deputy police chief in Haverford Township, Pa., says a police officer's decision to shut down a lemonade stand run by children was a misunderstanding. Deputy Chief John F.

2009-07-07 18:40:14

Police in eastern England say a police officer scarecrow wielding a soft drink bottle instead of a radar gun sent the wrong message to drivers. Inspector Dave Buckley of the Norfolk Police said the problem was not the 7-foot police scarecrow greeting motorists on the outskirts of Brancaster, The Daily Telegraph reported.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.