Troopers To Patrol Newark As Part Of Anti-Violence Plan

NEWARK, NJ – The mayor of New Jersey’s largest city says state troopers will patrol the streets as part of a plan to curb violence. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka announced the partnership Wednesday. It’s part of a plan to battle crime in a city that’s seen 14 slayings since the start of the year. The […]

U.S. Capitol Police Shut Down Firing Range When Bullets Bounce Back, Union Says

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Capitol Police on Wednesday suspended the use of the department’s newly refurbished indoor firearms range in the Rayburn House Office building, a move the union said was taken because bullets fired at targets were bouncing back toward officers. Jim Konczos, chairman of the labor committee representing police officers assigned to […]