<h1 class="entry-title">Category: NEPBA Police Updates</h1>

LAPD selling controversial gun holding

Author: Sgt. Glenn FrenchBy Dakota Smith Daily News, Los Angeles LOS ANGELES — One of Los Angeles' pension funds is dropping its holding in Remington Outdoor, the gun manufacturer whose rifle was used in the 2012 Newtown, Conn., elementary school massacre. Los Angeles Fire and Police Pensions is selling the high-profile holding for financial, not […]

Cop killer suggests a conspiracy, sloppy Ga. police work

Author: Sgt. Glenn FrenchBy Rhonda Cook The Atlanta Journal-Constitution ATLANTA, Ga. — Accused cop killer Jamie Hood told jurors in his opening statement Thursday that his prosecution was a conspiracy by law enforcement determined to get "revenge" for the death of an Athens-Clarke County police officer and he continued that theme when he cross-examined prosecution […]

Police shootings in Philly plunge

Author: Sgt. Glenn FrenchBy Sam Wood Philly.com PHILADELPHIA — Police officers are shooting less often, firing fewer bullets when they discharge their weapons and striking fewer civilians compared to 2012, new Philadelphia Police Department data shows. Shootings by police have plunged since a spike three years ago, when officers killed 16 people and wounded 32. […]