policing in America


Los Angeles Police Have Spent a Year Figuring Out How to Use Their Drones

The units remain under lock and key awaiting clear policies on how they’ll be used in operations.


Number of Police Officers Killed While on Duty Nearly Doubles in 2014

More than 50 police officers were murdered while on duty last year, with the vast majority dying from gunshot wounds.


Police Killings in the US Are at a Two-Decade High

The annual uniformed crime report shows an uptick in police killings, but is considered a woefully inadequate database.