Officers Eric Joering and Anthony Morelli were fatally shot answering a 911 hangup call in Ohio on Saturday (Image courtesy of the Westerville Police Department and YouTube)

Two Ohio Officers Killed Responding to 911 Hangup Call (Multi-Video)

By Jeffery C. Mays, The New York Times Two police officers in a city near Columbus, Ohio, were shot and killed Saturday while responding to a 911 hangup call involving potential domestic...
Richardson Police Officer David Sherrard, 34, was shot and killed on Wednesday, Feb. 7. (Image courtesy of the Richardson Police Department)

Texas Police Officer First to Die in Line of Duty in City’s History (Video)

By Prescotte Stokes III, The Star-Telegram The Richardson police officer shot and killed Wednesday night was identified Thursday as 37-year-old David Sherrard, a husband and father of two who is the city's...

LVMPD Warn of Potential Serial Killer Near Las Vegas, Seek Info (Video)

By Greg Norman, Fox News A mystery gunman who investigators say is on the track to becoming a serial killer is still on the prowl after killing two men and wounding two...

Facebook Changes Concern Local Police & Gov’t Agencies (Multi-Video)

Written by Hanna Kozlowska, the Quartz Immediately after a 15-year-old started shooting a handgun inside his western Kentucky high school last week, the state’s police turned to Facebook to warn and inform the greater community. The...
Deputy Micah Flick died in the line of duty on February 5, 2018

1 Deputy Killed, 4 Injured Responding to CO Motor Vehicle Theft (Video)

By Kathleen Foody and P. Soloman Banda, AP and TIME A Colorado sheriff’s deputy was shot and killed on Monday, the third officer to be gunned down in the line of duty...
According to the Fire Protection Research Foundation (NFPA section 1710) response time or, more specifically, turnout time (is the time from station-acknowledged notification of the emergency until the time the response apparatus leaves the station.) The NFPA standard calls for a turnout time of 60 seconds or less 90 percent of the time or better.

Firefighter Turnout Times: How Important is Time of Day?

Station design can play a very big role in turnout times, right? Well, maybe not quite as much as previously thought. While many research studies have emphasized that station design is a big...
An Amtrak passenger train collided with a freight train in South Carolina with reports of at least two people dead and over 50 others injured, according to the rail company. (Image courtesy of CNN, Google Maps and YouTube)

2 Dead, 70 Hurt: Amtrak Train Collides with Freight Train in SC (Video)

By Meg Kinnard, Associated Press and ABC News A crash between an Amtrak passenger train and a CSX freight train in South Carolina on Sunday killed two people and injured about 70 others, authorities said. The...

Thousands Gather to Remember US Marshals Hero Chris Hill (Multi-Video)

Thousands of law enforcement personnel from across the country joined friends, family and members of the public in Hershey, Pennsylvania, Jan. 25 to honor the memory of slain Deputy U.S. Marshal...
The Coast Guard "Maritime 911 system" provides invaluable search-and-rescue support to maritime shipping and recreational boaters.

Rescue 21 Surpasses 100,000 Search and Rescue Missions (Multi-Video)

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has conducted approximately 100,000 search-and-rescue (SAR) operations since 2006 with support from the Rescue 21 Coastal system built by General Dynamics Mission Systems. Rescue 21 is the...
A 12-year-old girl was taken into custody following the shooting, but now police are calling it an accident. (Image courtesy of YouTube)

Girl, 12, in Custody After Los Angeles School Shooting (Learn More, Video)

By Sky News A 12-year-old girl has been taken into custody after a handgun she allegedly took into a Los Angeles school inside a backpack went off and injured two students. Television footage...