law enforcement

At a hearing on the COVID-19 Hate Crimes Act, Rep. Val Demings argued with Rep. Jim Jordan over an amendment introduced by Republicans that would prevent defunding police departments.
"Did I strike a nerve?" the Florida Democrat, who's a former police officer, shouted at her Republican colleague.
Dozens of media outlets say their journalists have been harassed and assaulted by cops in Minnesota while covering protests against police violence.
Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa, 21, is accused of fatally shooting 10 people, including a police officer, at a King Soopers store in Boulder.
Twelve Republican lawmakers voted against awarding Congressional Gold Medals to the U.S. Capitol Police following the deadly riot in Washington.
The civil rights leader has a ton of support from law enforcement organizations. Some Republicans want to paint her as anti-cop anyway.
Increased links would allow far-right extremists to "enhance operational security and develop new tactics," concludes a report obtained by ABC News.
“There is no consent when one person is exercising the power of law enforcement and the other is handcuffed or in custody," said Rep. Jackie Speier.
State lawmakers are pushing a bill to prevent law enforcement from transferring people upon their release from prison to immigration detention.
Biden's nominee for the No. 3 position at the Justice Department is a progressive civil rights lawyer with a lot of support from GOP and law enforcement leaders.