Download the app and get the day’s most important stories.

August 15, 2019 | Via Reuters

Police Rescued After Six Officers Wounded in Philadelphia Shootout

A SWAT team rescued two police officers and three civilians trapped inside a Philadelphia house with an active gunman after a shootout in which six officers were wounded, police said on Wednesday. The gunman remained barricaded inside the home, with police urging him to surrender and media reporting he was armed with a semi-automatic rifle similar to the popular AK-47 style and several handguns.

August 29, 2017 | Via NPR

Police to Regain Access to Military Weapons

On Monday, it was announced that police will now be given access to a number of military hardware including grenade launchers, armored vehicles, and bayonets, which Attorney General Jeff Sessions described it as “lifesaving gear.” Sessions said yesterday that President Trump will be signing the executive order, fully restoring the military program.

October 2019
M T W T F S S
« Sep    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031