Category: Officers

University Officers Disarmed in Push to ‘Eliminate Systematic Racism’
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University Officers Disarmed in Push to ‘Eliminate Systematic Racism’

Campus safety officers at Portland State University will be disarmed beginning November 1, 2020, as part of a larger effort to “eliminate systemic racism.” Officer.com reports that the decision to disarm campus officers came as Portland approaches “80 days of continuous protests against police violence and systemic racism.” And a number of PSU students reportedly…

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Two NYPD Officers Shot, One Stabbed in Brooklyn Attack
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Two NYPD Officers Shot, One Stabbed in Brooklyn Attack

June 4 (UPI) — Protests nationwide have become more peaceful since Minnesota authorities charged all four officers involved in the death of George Floyd, but violence continued in some cities — including New York City, where three officers were badly injured by an armed assailant. The New York City Police Department said early Thursday three…

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Two Officers Dead in Honolulu Shooting
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Two Officers Dead in Honolulu Shooting

Two Honolulu police officers were shot and killed Sunday morning near Diamond Head. A female officer was wounded and “taken to the Queen’s Medical Center in extremely critical condition and later died,” WIBW reported. Hawaii News Now reported that a second officer, also wounded, succumbed to his injuries. The officers were responding to reports of…

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