Whitmer signs Michigan’s red flag law; AG calls out defiant sheriffs

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, a Democrat, on Monday will keep guns away from people who could harm themselves or others after a Michigan shooting earlier this year that killed three students. signed the Red Flag Act to Senate Bill 83 This would allow Michigan to join a group of more than a dozen states that […]

Hundreds of officers gather to mourn Wisconsin sheriff’s deputy shot by drunk driver

Hundreds of law enforcement officers from multiple states joined other mourners on Friday to pay a final tribute to the Wisconsin sheriff’s deputy who was shot dead on suspicion of drunken driving during a traffic stop. Croix County Sheriff’s Deputy Caitlin “Katie” R. Rising’s funeral was held in the Hudson High School gymnasium, with a […]

Sheriff’s deputy mauled to death in dog attack while protecting son

An Indiana sheriff’s deputy died after being attacked by a dog while trying to protect his 8-year-old son, police said. Marion County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Tamieka White was killed by a “pitbull” dog at her home in Indianapolis around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday, police said. Ms. White was trying to protect her son from a dog […]

Southern California county pays out $1.1M to fix sheriff’s department cyberattack

$1.1 million has been paid to solve a ransomware attack on California County law enforcement computer networks, the Southern California News Group has reported. The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department announced in April that a “network disruption” was being investigated by its information technology staff and forensic experts and had been notified to the FBI […]

Oklahoma sheriffs find 7 bodies while searching for 2 missing teens

Police tape surrounds the crime scene. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) OAN Roy FrancisUpdated 8:06 AM – Tuesday, May 2, 2023 Authorities searching for two missing teenagers on a rural property in Oklahoma said Monday afternoon that they had found the bodies of the two missing teenagers and their disappearance. They found the bodies of […]