SWAT

U.S. News
Images from the arrest in Queens left many people concerned about the Trump administration's militarized targeting of undocumented immigrants.
U.S. News
Leo Lech's Denver-area home was destroyed in 2015 after an armed shoplifter barricaded himself inside.
Crime
Officials are calling the fact that no one was injured during the nine-hour standoff a "Christmas miracle."
Videos
Body cam footage of SWAT shows officers searching for the shooter during the Las Vegas massacre in the Mandalay Bay hotel in October 2017.
Women
Merely observing the violence wrought by police has placed me on edge perpetually.
Crime
The Broward County Sheriff’s Office said 28-year-old Kristen Ambury was armed. But details of the tragedy remain scarce.
Weird News
SWAT Cat will now enjoy a palatial studio with "panoramic city views."
Crime
Sheriff's deputies raided the home without identifying themselves, Shook said, contrary to their claims that they told Hooks
Videos
A state trooper is dead and another injured after a shooting at a police barracks in Pennsylvania.
Crime
The people of Davis, California don't think so, as The New York Times reports this week. Their police department is returning the Pentagon's gift of a "mine-resistant, ambush-protected" motorized tank (MRAP).
Politics
The balance of individual liberty and public safety that is at the heart of all police-related issues is one that we must consider as new data and other changes are introduced to the profession.
Politics
Black and brown people are not so much strangers in a strange land, you see. Far worse, we are strangers in our own homeland.
Politics
Welcome to a new era of American policing, where cops increasingly see themselves as soldiers occupying enemy territory, often with the help of Uncle Sam's armory, and where even nonviolent crimes are met with overwhelming force and brutality.
Crime
“It was probably just an evil little kid,” one officer told the Post. Police are trying to identify the hoaxster, who called
Crime
Harris Butler, III, the attorney representing Kosmas, said the allegations against the department are not unique. "[Kosmas
Religion
Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban for standing up for the education of girls and has electrified the world with her