Baltimore Mayor Rawlings-Blake Won’t Seek Re-Election

Embattled Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced Friday that she will not seek re-election, saying a political campaign would take time away from the city’s ability to cope with a police brutality scandal. “The last thing I want is for every one of the decisions I make … to be questioned in the context of a […]

Billboards Only Look Like A Police Recruitment Effort

KINGSVILLE, TX – Some billboards in Kingsville are drawing confusion and controversy. Turns out, what some think is an inappropriate recruiting technique, is actually an attempt to get Kleberg County Sheriff’s Deputies and jailers a raise. One of the billboards is right outside the Kleberg County Sheriff’s Office. It advertises that Nueces County is hiring […]

Pasadena Police Union Loses Bid To Bar Release Of Shooting Report

A California appeals court on Thursday rejected a police union’s request to stop the public disclosure of an independent consultant report on the 2012 fatal shooting by Pasadena police of an unarmed black teenager. The three-judge panel ruled that a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge was right to previously decide that the report about […]