Boise Police Whistle Blower Claims Retaliation

BOISE, Idaho (CBS 2) — A decorated Boise police corporal is suing the City of Boise, the police department and Police Chief William Bones, claiming all of them retaliated against him for whistle blowing activities. As first reported by the Idaho Statesman, the case dates back to December 2015 when Cpl. Norman “Denny” Carter says he […]

MPD Chief Addresses National Crisis Of Recruiting, Retaining Police Officers

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – The Mobile Police Department says a national crisis of recruiting and retention difficulties hits home. “We’re experiencing the national crisis that exists as it relates to recruiting,” said Chief Lawrence Battiste. He tells News 5 says a big part of the struggle involves bringing in and keeping quality applicants. “We don’t […]

Survivors Of Suicide Loss, Police, Advocates Share Views On Prevention, Hotline Proposal

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Ind.—September is Suicide Prevention Month and is used on both national and local levels to both bring awareness to and educate communities about the often stigmatized issue. To support awareness, local advocates, law enforcement and survivors of suicide loss are speaking out about what’s working and what still needs to be done […]