Illinois legislation would change standards of officer-involved death investigations, police-worn body cameras and officers’ use of force.
The SLMPD Memorial keynote address was delivered by Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey who believes to improve policing, officers should be trained to establish and strengthen in their communities.
Missouri Senate Republicans have used a rare procedural motion to shut down debate and pass a “right-to-work” measure.
The report suggests the best way to serve the community is to train recruits for St. Louis city and county police in a single, state-of-the-art training center.
The commission called for training in tactics, anti-bias and officer wellness.
“It served as a symbol of what had transpired,” says Urban League President and CEO Mike McMillan. “It is our goal to take it into a phoenix rising from the ashes, so that we will then transform what was a tragedy and turn it into a triumph.”
The $100 million federal TechHire initiative hopes to train more people for jobs in the technology field. TechHire is modeled in part on LaunchCode, a program that began in St. Louis.
Besides bats, balls and gloves, players take creature comforts like guitars and golf clubs.
NPLEx can block purchases if buyer has exceeded amount within certain time limit.
“Instead of me standing there relating the information to them, they actually have to think their way through and treat the actual mannequin, just like you do in the field,” says EMS supervisor Chris Thompson.