The system, called ShotSpotter, is used in several major cities. It works by installing sensors — basically, sensitive microphones — around an area to pick up sounds from the street that might be gunfire, and uses the sensors to locate where the shots were fired.
The Chicago police department operates an off-the-books detention and interrogation center which lawyers say is the equivalent of a CIA black site.
Blackhawk Helicopters Terrify Miami Residents After Dropping Live Bomb During Nighttime ‘Training’ Exercise
The Blackhawk helicopters were participating in war games, what the Army called routine, low altitude training. But the routine was broken when one of the choppers dropped a bomb-like ammunitions container overboard in Northwest Miami-Dade.
Florida Students Terrified As Police Hold Unannounced Active Shooter Drill In Elementary School (VIDEO)
Students at Jewett Middle Academy said they were terrified when police officers burst in the doors for a planned active shooter drill – but students and teachers are irked they were not told ahead of time.
One thing is for certain. The militarized America police force is here to stay. The “private army” that Obama promised he would create in 2008 has become a reality in 2014.
Mr Nixon said the National Guard would “help restore peace and order” to the St Louis town after days of protests over the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. In the latest violence on Sunday night, police fired tear gas at demonstrators as gunfire was heard.
On Monday, July 21, 2014, the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development forced the owners of My Family Co-Op to dump nearly $5,000 of milk, eggs, butter and cream. No warning was given to her.
“We’re being told that federal Marshals or ICE will be here in the next few days and that they are bringing riot gear,” Henry said. “They’re apparently going to be blocking off the street with concrete blockades so that no vehicles can get through. The River County Sheriff’s Department showed up last night and brought a huge watch tower that shoots up into the air 35 feet.”
Obama’s immigration policy has caused protests by frightened citizens in towns such as Murrieta. But Obama’s allies — such as La Raza, an ethnic lobby for Latinos — are eager to escalate the conflict and to paint the protestors as racists. Those protests may escalate before the November elections.
An unidentified California Highway Patrol officer is under investigation after getting caught on video beating a woman about the head a dozen times with no apparent indication that he was in danger.
If history is a guide, then the future that awaits us is truly frightening. Keep in mind that in former regimes such as Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union, the complicity of the courts was the final piece to fall into place before the totalitarian beast stepped out of the shadows and into the light.
The coalition of more than 100 elected leaders and law enforcement officials from major cities said the agreement means the three main smartphone platforms would soon add the feature as part of an effort to curb an epidemic of thefts.
Just 4 days after caravans of UN armored vehicles were spotted by an alert newsie with a smart phone, a nearly endless convoy of tanks were seen in the same location in Atlanta, Georgia.
A man calling himself StoneGuy223 driving home from a sporting event in Georgia, held up his smart phone and took this video showing flatbed trucks hauling brand new UN armored tank vehicles rolling up the Interstate near the Alabama-Georgia border on June 15th, 2014.
A 2010 Pentagon directive on military support to civilian authorities details what critics say is a troubling policy that envisions the Obama administration’s potential use of military force against Americans.
Nearly every new car comes equipped with integrated on-board computing to make your driving experience as comfortable and as productive as possible. But they are doing more than that, much more.
Gun retailers say the Obama administration is trying to put them out of business with regulations and investigations that bypass Congress and choke off their lines of credit, freeze their assets and prohibit online sales.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of Inspector General, located in Washington, DC, pursuant to the authority of FAR Part 13, has a requirement for the commerical acquisition of submachine guns, .40 Cal. S&W, ambidextrous safety, semi-automatic or 2 shot burst trigger group, Tritium night sights for front and rear, rails for attachment of flashlight (front under fore grip) and scope (top rear), stock-collapsible or folding, magazine – 30 rd. capacity, sling, light weight, and oversized trigger guard for gloved operation.
A crack squad of 400 specialist ‘Robocop’ style troops are preparing to greet England World Cup fans when they descend on Brazil next month.
Next month, a pilot program of the “National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace” will begin in government agencies in two US states, to test out whether the pros of a federally verified cyber ID outweigh the cons.
Parent William Baer attempted to express his concern at a New Hampshire school board meeting Monday about a controversial book containing graphic sexual content that was assigned to his daughter. An unidentified school board member tried to cut him off. That’s when the “trouble” began.
Organizers with the Oklahoma Militia say they have members in Nevada who claim Bundy’s cattle were unlawfully herded by the bureau. The Oklahoma Militia says it is made up of nearly 50,000 volunteers.
A lot of Americans were surprised to see TV images of an armed-to-the-teeth paramilitary wing of the BLM deployed around Cliven Bundy’s Nevada ranch.
“We can recognize a precursor pattern that could be associated with a crime before it happens,” Cobb said. “In a lot of cases, you can see someone casing the joint, poking around the back of buildings, going where they shouldn’t be.”