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OFFICER SHOWN ON CAMERA IN NEW JERSEY CASE FACING LIFE IN PRISON FOLLOWING ENCOUNTER WITH ARMED SUSPECT

Law Enforcement Legal Defense Fund to Support Lifelong Newark Resident and Newark Police Officer Jovanny Crespo


Sun jumps to false conclusions about Greensboro death

Editors of The Baltimore Sun wasted no time in condemning police in connection with the death of Anton Black…

 

The So-Called Crisis of Police Legitimacy Was Built on A Lie

Despite continued reductions in law enforcement officers’ use of deadly force, this decade is shaping up to be one of the most trying decades in the history of American law enforcement…


National police group says it’ll pick up legal fees for Newark cop charged with fatal shooting of driver during chase

A national group that says it supports wrongfully accused officers will be footing the legal bill for Jovanny Crespo…


Is marijuana legalization driving increases in violent crime?

The legalization of marijuana has not resulted in a reduction in crime, as we were told it would. The numbers show the results have been quite the opposite…


Nonprofit Financially Supports Newark Cop Who Fatally Shot Driver of Fleeing Vehicle

A nonprofit that helps pay legal expenses for police officers who face allegations of excessive force while on duty…


Newark Cop Indicted In FATAL SHOOTING: “I knew I DID THE RIGHT THING”

Crespo shot two men in a fleeing vehicle Jan. 28 on Irvine Turner Boulevard in Newark….

 

As Opioid Market Shifts, so must our Strategy

By now, policymakers have surely heard about the opioid crisis that has gripped the nation since at least 2010.….

 

open forum: california’s use-of-force misses the mark

Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to sign a dangerous bill into law. The state legislature recently passed AB392, a highly controversial measure that will radically change the state’s laws relating to police officers’ use of deadly force.