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DUI task force starts today, continues through New Year’s Day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles County law enforcement agencies will be out in force today through New Year’s Day to crack down on motorists who drive while impaired. The “Avoid the 100 DUI Task […]

12/13/2013

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Brown signs law limiting detention of immigrants

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – A package of immigration-related bills earned California Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature Saturday, including a bill that prohibits local law enforcement agencies from detaining people for deportation if they are arrested for […]

10/05/2013

Former FBI Director Robert Mueller (AP Photo)

Mueller: FBI uses drones for surveillance

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI uses drones for surveillance of stationary subjects, and the privacy implications of such operations are “worthy of debate,” FBI Director Robert Mueller said Wednesday. He said the law enforcement […]

06/19/2013

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OC crime lab with international recognition

There’s a new crime lab in Orange County and it’s gotten international attention. Supervisor Special Agent Jason Weiss of the FBI tells Maggie and Michael about this highly touted crime lab in Southern California.

04/23/2013

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Source: Officials see potential suspect in bombing

BOSTON (AP) — Investigators poring over photos and video from the Boston Marathon have an image of a potential suspect in the deadly bombing but do not know his name and have not questioned him, a law enforcement official said Wednesday.

04/17/2013

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks during a news conference in New York, joined by New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly (left) and Microsoft Vice President of Americas Services Mike McDuffie (right).

NYPD, Microsoft create crime-fighting tech system

NEW YORK (AP) — A 911 call comes in about a possible bomb in lower Manhattan and an alert pops up on computer screens at the New York Police Department, instantly showing officers an interactive map of the neighborhood and much more.

02/20/2013

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President Obama’s 23 Executive Actions on Gun Control (Listed)

Gun Violence Reduction Executive Actions The President announced yesterday that he and the Administration will: 1. Issue a Presidential Memorandum to require federal agencies to make relevant data available to the federal background check system. […]

01/17/2013

California Highway Patrol video still (Photo credit: CHP)

CHP recruiting for officers through Jan. 5

For the first time in three years, the California Highway Patrol is looking for a new class of recruits. The CHP is accepting applications online for what what one officer describes as an extremely competitive and rigorous process.

01/03/2013

FBI: Crime reported to police fell last year

WASHINGTON (AP) – The FBI says the number of violent crimes reported to police decreased 3.8 percent last year to 1.2 million, the fifth straight year of declines. Meanwhile, the amount of property crime reported […]

10/29/2012

Feds' use of surveillance devices rises sharply

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Justice Department’s use of electronic devices to intercept phone numbers, email addresses and online information has climbed by 64 percent since 2009, according to a study of records released under the […]

09/28/2012

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