Small Wisconsin Police Department Is Latest To Ditch Controversial Service Weapon

Despite an independent inspection of the service weapon that injured a Hobart-Lawrence Police officer not revealing to investigators any problems internally with the police gun, the department transitioned to using a different standard-issued firearm, 12 News Investigates has learned. The revelation from Police Chief Michael Renkas came more than four months after the Dec. 7 […]

Union: Nevada State Police Cut Overnight Shifts Amid ‘Critical’ Staffing Levels

Nevada State Police will no longer provide 24/7 coverage statewide, it was revealed on Wednesday in a statement from the Nevada Police Union. “Nevada Highway Patrol staffing levels have reached such a critical level that the department can no longer provide 24/7 coverage,” the Nevada Police Union stated. Continue reading at

Sergeant Loses Lawsuit Over Release Of Polygraph Report Containing Sexual History

A sergeant referred to in the court’s opinion only as Jane Doe works for the Mansfield Police Department in Ohio. Doe supervised Officer Freeman Nixon. Two events led to the breakdown of their relationship. First, Doe showed Nixon a picture she received of him with a “humongous penis drawn over his body.” Nixon testified that […]