Tag: Police

An LA Cop Was Caught Appearing to Fondle a Dead Woman’s Breasts on Body Camera Footage​​

Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. The Los Angeles Police Department caught one of its officers appearing to molest a woman’s corpse on body-camera footage. The officer, who hasn’t been named, turned off the device, but a two-minute buffer later captured the incident, according to the Los Angeles […]

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Virginia Beach Police searching for suspect following armed Subway robbery

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Beach Police Department is searching for a suspect who robbed a Subway restaurant at gunpoint Wednesday night. According to police, at 8:40 p.m., a male suspect entered the Subway located at 1270 Diamond Springs Road. Armed with a gun, he demanded money from the employee, then fled the store […]

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Lanes closed on I-264 in Norfolk after fatal crash involving work van

NORFOLK, Va. – The Virginia State Police responded to a deadly crash involving a van on I-264, east of Military Highway, Thursday morning. According to police, the crash happened at approximately 9:15 a.m. A white work van traveling eastbound on I-264 struck several vehicles before driving into the jersey wall. The van’s driver was ejected […]

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LAPD Uncovers Bodycam Footage of Officer Allegedly Fondling Dead Woman’s Breasts

An investigation is underway after a body camera caught a Los Angeles police officer allegedly fondling a dead woman’s breasts. According to the Los Angeles Times, here’s how it went down: The incident occurred when the officer and his partner responded to a call about a possible dead woman in a residential unit, sources said. […]

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Chesapeake woman arrested following multi-city police pursuit

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – A 20-year-old Chesapeake woman is in custody Wednesday morning following a vehicle pursuit that began in Chesapeake and ended in Newport News, according to the Chesapeake Police Department. At approximately 3 a.m., Chesapeake Police received a call for suspicious activity in the area of Dunedin Drive and Western Branch Boulevard. Officers located […]

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Botham Jean’s Brother Pushes For Accountability As Cops Honor Him For Hugging Amber Guyger

Source: YouTube / Youtube On Tuesday, Botham Jean‘s brother, Brandt Jean, accepted an award and gave a speech to a group that trains police officers. He received the 2019 Ethical Courage Award for forgiving and hugging Amber Guyger, the women who murdered his brother. The decision to accept the award was bound to stir controversy, […]

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Mexican City’s Police Force Orders 15 Tesla Cybertrucks

Authorities over in Dubai won’t be the only ones receiving the Tesla Cybertruck, as it’s been revealed that the mayor of Mexican city Ciudad Valles in the state of San Luis Potosi has also placed an order for the controversial electric pickup truck. Upon seeing the Cybertruck, mayor Adrián Esper Cárdenas decided to secure reservations […]

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Newport News Police Department launch ‘Project Guardian’ to raise awareness of individuals with autism

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department has launched ‘NNPD Project Guardian’. Police say this new program aims to raise officers’ awareness of individuals in our community with autism spectrum disorder and provides them with information to help keep people with autism safe. Participation in the Project Guardian database is voluntary. Parents and […]

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Virginia teen wanted for stealing pickup, leading police on chase ‘should not be approached’

CHESTERFIELD Co., Va. – Police are warning the public not to approach a 19-year-old man wanted for stealing a pickup and leading police on a brief chase before making his getaway by running away in Petersburg Sunday evening. Robert Paul Pickett Lt. Justin Aronson with Chesterfield Police said officers spotted Robert Paul Pickett driving a […]

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Local police department looks to recruit Spanish-speaking officers as Latino population grows

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Virginia Beach Police Department is looking to recruit Spanish-speaking Police Officers in its ongoing initiative to reach out to the city’s Latino and Hispanic population. Officer David Nieves told News 3 back in October that the Latino and Hispanic population is growing in the city. He also noted how the […]

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Clerk injured in Newport News armed gas station robbery, police searching for suspects

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department is searching for two suspects in connection with an armed robbery that left a store clerk injured Saturday. According to the department, the call for the robbery came in at 7:25 p.m. When officers responded to the Citgo/Miller Mart at 15428 Warwick Boulevard, they learned that […]

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Starbucks Barista Fired After Officer’s Cup Had ‘Pig’ on the Label

An Oklahoma police officer working on Thanksgiving made a Starbucks run for emergency dispatchers to thank them for working during the holiday. When he got his order, he said, he saw the word “PIG” printed on a cup’s label. The officer, a member of the Kiefer, Okla., police department, took the order to the dispatchers […]

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When a car delivering a heart for transplant got a flat, 2 Illinois state police came to the rescue

Time was of the essence for two Illinois state troopers. It was a little after 4 a.m. CST Tuesday on Interstate 55 when a vehicle carrying a fresh human heart got a flat tire. Along with the organ going to the University of Chicago Medical Center’s Hyde Park campus from the airport: a surgeon, transplant […]

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