By Justin Green | 08/19/14 11:56 AM
CNN's Jake Tapper called out police in Ferguson, Mo., on Monday night, comparing the weapons and body armor employed by the police to Bagram, the largest U.S. military base in Afghanistan.
08/19/14 11:30 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York prosecutor says he's asking a grand jury to consider charges in the death of a man placed in an apparent chokehold by a police officer. Staten Island District Attorney Daniel Donovan announced Tuesday that an extra grand jury will be impaneled to hear evidence next...
By Cal Thomas | 08/19/14 08:53 AM
If jumping to conclusions were an Olympic sport, some of these loudmouths who insert themselves where they don't belong and frequently fan flames instead of working to extinguish them would win gold medals.
By Susan Crabtree | 08/19/14 01:20 AM
A key Democrat who is trying to restrict the flow of military equipment to local police forces is open to the idea of outfitting police with body cameras, though he wants to ensure that related privacy issues are fully debated.
08/19/14 12:15 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio says the city's police force is zeroing in on the sites of 23 shootings this past weekend. But the mayor told a news conference at City Hall on Monday that the spate of violence that took two lives does not reflect New York's general crime trend. De Blasio...
08/18/14 08:15 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A wild chase that began Monday with two men in an SUV firing on pursuing police ended several hours later with one suspect dead, another arrested and a SWAT officer with a gunshot wound to the leg, Los Angeles authorities said. Police were sifting through at least three crime...
By Steve Chapman | 08/18/14 06:43 PM
The country still resembles what a presidential commission described in 1968: "two societies, one black, one white -- separate and unequal."
By Brian Hughes | 08/18/14 05:02 PM
President Obama on Monday lamented the shooting of an unarmed teenager in Ferguson, Mo., saying the episode showcased the distrust that minorities in many communities have of their local police officers.
By Gene Healy | 08/18/14 04:46 PM
When, exactly, did the United States become a banana republic?
By Mona Charen | 08/18/14 03:58 PM
Conservatives incline to support law enforcement. But we are also, or should be, aware of the temptations of power, and wary of its abuse.
By Brian Hughes | 08/18/14 03:46 PM
The Pew Research Center survey found that 80 percent of black respondents said the death of the St. Louis-area teenager â€œraises important issues about race,â€ï¿½ compared to just 37 percent of white people surveyed.
By Justin Green | 08/18/14 02:16 PM
John Oliver's "Last Week Tonight" covered the events in Ferguson, Mo., on Sunday evening.
By Becket Adams | 08/18/14 01:19 PM
Law enforcement officials in Ferguson, Mo., worked late into the night Sunday facing off against a band of demonstrators who had defied a state-ordered curfew to protest the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
By Steve Doty | 08/18/14 10:21 AM
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has called for the Missouri National Guard to help quell the ongoing violence in Ferguson, Mo., following the death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown.
By Associated Press | 08/18/14 09:11 AM
Michigan police agencies have received $43 million worth of surplus military equipment, including 17 mine-resistant armored fighting vehicles and 1,795 M16 automatic rifles, since 2006, a review of public records shows.
By Byron York | 08/18/14
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