Its flaws cloud rather than clarify the recent debate over NYPD tactics.
A new NYPD system allows police to quickly collect data from cameras, crime reports, and 911 calls. What's the impact on our privacy?
A former chief in Stockton, California, is making $204,000 a year. This is unsustainable, and it needs to stop.
With gang members openly posting about their plans to commit violent acts on Facebook and YouTube, police departments nationwide find increased challenges and unique advantages.
Don't get too excited about a seemingly reasonable new policy on citizens photographing police officers. The city was forced to do it, and they're not happy about it.
A survey of retired New York City police officers shows a "rotten barrel," according to the study authors.
Salem has had it up to here with inept jazz musicians. Also outlawed recently: noisy electronica in Santa Cruz, payday lenders in Iowa and the entire vice squad of Salt Lake City.
Despite pockets of crime, critics say the cameras are taking police power too far.
A kindergartener was arrested after she threw a tantrum in the principal's office.
Can you tell which of these "facts" are true about Newark's firefighting, robber-tackling, erotic fiction-inspiring mayor?
Plaintiffs allege the policy leaves black and Latino residents 'under siege in their own homes.'
If Trayvon Martin had been shot by an officer, his killing wouldn't have sparked a national outcry. Why it's so hard to hold officers accountable for excessive force.
@Sheboyganscan posts shocking, head-scratching and zen tweets from the Wisconsin city's police scanner.
In an era of fewer resources, police could solve more crimes faster if they could leverage the Big Data long buried within their own departments.
The city's unique policing system is deeply rooted in its history.
What happens when officers turn the surveillance cameras off to hide their misbehavior?
A new report examines social and physical factors behind August's violent protests
A high speed network is changing and augmenting police work in Chattanooga
Unmanned aerial vehicles are becoming a hot new tool for police departments