In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15th as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Currently, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world converge on Washington, DC to participate in a number of planned events which honor those that have paid the ultimate sacrifice.
New Delhi: The board examinations for class X and XII students of Central Board of Secondary Education will begin tomorrow with the CBSE finalising arrangements for the annual exercise. While 8,86,506 candidates have registered for Class-X examination, 15.73 per cent more than last year’s...
It's okay to call the non-emergency number at the Fire/EMS Department, the local Police Department, the State Patrol or the Sheriff's Office and ask for their guidelines regarding address signage, the medical data sheet, fire hydrant clearance, utility signage and their sirens & lights expectations.
(Credit Barratts/S&G and Barratts) Top 10 Burglary Hotspots: 9. EN4 Cockfosters and New Barnet: Cockfosters has changed a bit since this 1950s photo. Nowadays burglary is such a problem that local police have made this their top priority . They are aware that a number of known offenders continue to operate in the area, and that opportunistic crime is rife. As a result they have beefed up patrols.
Police Rubber Ducks: package of 12. Police rubber ducks are a great way to add some extra fun to your duck river race. If you are having a fund raiser for your local police officers these rubber ducks are a great way to get your rubber duck race into the right theme. Never held a Duck Race Fundraiser before? Don?t worry it?s an easy and great fundraiser for any event. Start by purchasing your duck race ducks and then number each ducky. ?Sell? each duck to the duck race fundraiser...
500 innocent Americans are murdered by police every year (USDOJ). 5,000 since 9/11, equal to the number of US soldiers lost in Iraq. In 1994 the US Government passed a law authorizing the Pentagon to donate surplus Cold War era military equipment to local police departments. In the 20 years since, weaponry designed for use on a foreign battlefield, has been handed over for use on American streets…against American citizens.
Gun crime drastically spiking in South Africa The number of gunshot victims brought into Cape Town's biggest mortuary has more than doubled over the last five years. http://www.thesouthafrican.com/gun-crime-drastically-spiking-in-south-africa/