News & Announcements
April 29, 2013 | Virginia NewsWhile surveys show that about a fifth of the population doesn't buckle in, unbelted fatalities generally represent about half of all vehicle occupant deaths on Virginia roads.
April 29, 2013 | Virginia NewsAssociated Press
WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court says it's legal for Virginia to block out-of-state people from using its Freedom of Information Act to get state documents.
April 26, 2013 | Virginia Newsby Steve Hardy | Lynchburg News & Advance
In a training room of the Central Virginia Criminal Justice Academy, classmates gripped police handguns that shoot lasers instead of bullets as simulated madness unfolded on a screen in front of them.
April 24, 2013 | Virginia NewsChief Howard Hall has begun implementing a data-driven approach to predicting and preventing crime.
April 24, 2013 | National NewsRevised SAFE Protocol Reflects New Technologies and Best Practices and Will Improve the Criminal Justice Response to Rape and Sexual Assault
April 24, 2013 | National NewsBy Bart R. Johnson, IACP Executive Director.
I received an email yesterday from Colonel Tim Alben of the Massachusetts State Police about the Boston bombings. His email to me read, in part:
April 24, 2013 | National NewsThe suspect in the slaying of an off-duty D.C. police officer in Prince George's County Monday evening turned himself in to police to face murder charges.
April 23, 2013 | National NewsThe COPS Office is pleased to announce that both the COPS Hiring Program and the COPS Community Policing Development programs are open and accepting applications.
April 23, 2013 | National NewsBy Suzanne Choney, Contributing Writer, NBC News
The successful — and massive — law enforcement effort to obtain public video to help identify the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing shows the need for more government video surveillance cameras, says one congressman. Perhaps drones, too, says a senator.
April 22, 2013 | National NewsVMI alumnus Richard ‘Dic’ Donohue is expected to recover after receiving transfusions.