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Police: Suspect Pretends To Be IRS Agent In Delaware Phone Scam

New Castle County police are warning residents about a recent phone scam in which the caller pretends to be a representative from the “Department of Treasury” or the IRS.

09/29/2014

Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman, Congressman Michael Fitzpatrick and WM Robots COO Gene Samsi
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Montco DA’s Office Acquires High Tech Tool To Help Protect Crime Fighting Officers

The Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office now has a high tech tool in its crime fighting arsenal designed to save the lives of law enforcement officers across the county.

08/31/2014

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New Castle Police Warn Residents Of Phone Scam

New Castle County Police are investigating a phone scam where the caller, who identifies themselves as law enforcement, attempts to collect money from victims for outstanding warrants or fines.

03/19/2014

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Taking Photos Of Police

Is it illegal to photograph the police?

06/25/2013

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Attorney General Promises Local Law Enforcement Officials Greater Federal Assistance

U-S Attorney General Eric Holder was in Philadelphia on Monday to announce some new federal help in the city’s ongoing struggle against violent crime.

07/23/2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And Murder

For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.

07/11/2012

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U.S. Attorney General Announces Funding For Law Enforcement Positions In 44 Cities, Including Philadelphia

Holder announced the funding at Philadelphia City Hall on Monday. It comes through the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services.

06/25/2012

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South Jersey Police Officers Get Taser Training From The Guy Who Invented It

Law enforcement and government officials in New Jersey were getting acquainted with the Taser gun as they begin the process of rolling out the weapon to police officers throughout the state.

02/29/2012

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‘Police Car of the Future’ Gets Spotlight In Center City Philadelphia

Its light flashing, Motorola Solutions’ vision of the “police car of the future” sits in the Great Hall of the Pennsylvania Convention Center, at Broad and Cherry Streets.

08/09/2011

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Red Light Camera Apps

Red light camera apps like Trapster and PhantomAlert are controversial but not illegal.

07/13/2011

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New Policy In NJ To Restrict The Use Of Steroids By Police

The policy change, approved this week by Attorney General Paula Dow, followed reports out of Hudson County that a doctor, now deceased, was prescribing large amounts of steroids to cops—drugs paid for out of the state’s prescription plan.

07/10/2011

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