In our current world of anti-fascist, anti-white, anti-cop, anti-Trump, anti-government political culture wars, someone standing up for our men and women in blue is a breath of fresh air.
In a column titled “Let’s hear it for those who walk the blue line” in the Fort Wayne News Sentinel, the writer laments about the...Read More
President Trump is receiving some backlash after comments he made to police officers during a speech on July 28. According to The Washington Post, Trump told a group of officers that they shouldn’t worry about protecting a suspect’s head when putting them in the back of their squad car. The article cites other incidents when Trump...Read More
A group of teenagers in Elizabeth City, North Carolina are learning there’s more to police than what they see on TV. According to an article posted on The Daily Advance, 21 people ranging in age from 13 – 18 participated in the Junior Police Academy at the Elizabeth City State University campus.
Several of the students said...Read More
A new tool has intentions of building better relationships between police and the community, and a better chance of catching the bad guys.
“Blue Alert”, a warning system similar to “Amber Alert”, would notify the public when an officer is wounded or killed in the line of duty. The alert would include a description...Read More
Today’s racial turbulence has created an atmosphere where certain people feel entitled to everything, even in the most ridiculous situations.
In Houston, Texas, 18-year-old Zachary Randolph was working at Great American Cookie when an officer stopped by and ordered a cheesecake brownie. To show his appreciation, Randolph paid for...Read More
Orland Park, a suburb of Chicago, is receiving criticism for having “Orland Park Supports Police” on their vehicle stickers. The stickers are required for motorists, and in the past, have featured the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War and their local Lions Club.
The author of the article states that many people are offended...Read More
Representative Martina White of Pennsylvania is working to gather support for House Bill 27, a bill that – if passed – would withhold the names of officers involved in shootings for 30 days or until the investigation is concluded, whichever comes first. According to the petition letter written by White,
“In our world of...Read More
Humboldt Bay, Calif. firefighter Matt McFarland is no longer allowed to wear a ‘Black Lives Matter’ pin on his uniform, according to an article posted on krcrtv.com.
Uniform code states that any pins must be non-political and in good taste. Chief Andrew Mills, who ordered that McFarland remove the pin, received criticism...Read More