Many Oakland County Police Agencies Still Not Sold On Body Cameras

Northville officers are among a handful of Oakland County police using body cameras and Dustin Krueger said they have exceeded his expectations.  Krueger, a Northville police captain, said he initially had concerns about body cameras but now believes the devices bring greater transparency and accountability to the department.  “The citizens want to know we are […]

As Park Attendance Soars, NY Merges Park, State Police

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York’s governor says he’s put state police in charge of park police at a time of soaring attendance at state parks. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the change will make it easier to deploy state resources to parks visited by 74 million people a year. Cuomo’s Tuesday memorandum waives age […]

Acting Philly Police Commissioner Promotes Officers Accused Of Misconduct

Three Philadelphia police officers with a history of misconduct received promotions with the backing of the police union’s president this week. Acting Commissioner Christine Coulter advanced the ranks of Thomas Tolstoy and Cindy Caine from officers to sergeants and Edward Pisarek from sergeant to lieutenant alongside nearly 200 other officers during a ceremony at Temple […]