National Police Association Podcast

National Police Association Podcast

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54: Funding for Black Lives Matter revealed, and How Wikipedia editors protect and support Antifa
Aug 3 • 12 min
QUOTES 02:15 “The fund in turn passed along $8 million to Communities United for Police Reform, a far-left ‘defund the police’ group whose membership includes Black Lives Matter NYC, Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, Color of Change, and the local SEIU…
number 53: Feds surging agents to Chicago, and New York City freeing cop killers
Jul 27 • 13 min
QUOTES 00:43 “Attorney General William Barr said hundreds of federal agents could take part in the surge in the city, where they will be engaged in ‘classic crime-fighting’ such as investigating homicides, gangs, gun crime, and drug-trafficking…
number 52: America wracked by leftist violence, New Jersey Back the Blue rally attracts large crowd, and Georgetown shows law enforcement appreciation
Jul 18 • 12 min
QUOTES 00:31 “In addition to violent protests, rioting and looting, the insurgents started by targeting statues and monuments to Confederate figures from the American Civil War.” 01:50 “Marx described religion as the soul of soulless conditions and the…
51: NPA asks Palo Alto to remove convicted cop killer from BLM mural, Artists block street to guard new BLM mural, and Colorado chaplain gets NPA support in flag controversy
Jul 10 • 13 min
QUOTES 00:53 “Chesimard, a leading figure in the 1970s so-called Black Liberation Army also known as Assata Shakur, was serving a life sentence for an array of charges, including first-degree murder and assault and battery of a police officer.” 05:29…
50: Back the Blue rally in Livingston County, Tulsa mourns fallen officer, and Woke mob terrorizes Tennessee Smokehouse
Jul 3 • 13 min
QUOTES 01:32 “Sometimes the silent majority needs to stand up for what they believe in and think should be done, said Semmel.” 06:27 “Part of their message is for new officers to recognize that the weight they feel with their badges is dwarfed by the…
49: Rally in support of law enforcement in Colorado, Rally in support of law enforcement in Oklahoma, and Police families speak out against efforts to defund Cincinnati police
Jun 25 • 12 min
QUOTES 00:46 “Waid showed his support on behalf of the Town of Parker and council. Waid reminded his listeners of the good police do in Parker, citing a recent incident when a Parker Police officer saved the life of a choking 1-year-old.” 04:23 “After…
48: Alternative to police responding to mental health calls, Baseball field dedication to fallen Sacramento officer postponed after being vandalized, and Louisville Police officers call for change
Jun 19 • 13 min
QUOTES 01:17 “The goal is to create a community response to people in mental health crisis, so law enforcement doesn’t show up and potentially escalate the situation.” 02:23 “Sacramento County has a 24-hour mental health crisis line, but it’s not set up…
47: NYPD union rips politicians for anti-cop rhetoric, Cuomo signs police reform bill rendering cops unable to do their jobs, and Police supporters hold street demonstration in California
Jun 14 • 12 min
QUOTES 03:30 “The message has been sent very clearly to police officers by our elected officials: We don’t like you. We don’t respect you. We will not support you. We want you to go away and if at all possible, we’re going to do everything we can to make…
46: Antifa’s American insurgency, Outsiders are blamed for violence as Trump declares Antifa a terrorist organization, and Cops use teargas in San Antonio when vandalism erupts following a march
Jun 4 • 13 min
QUOTES 01:49 “Rioters reached the gates of the White House, possibly the most secure location on Earth. There, they chipped away at the barriers piece-by-piece while law enforcement struggled to respond.” 05:44 “Asked specifically whether extremist groups…
# 45: Honoring our men and women in blue, Suspect wanted in shooting of deputy killed, Second man arrested after shooting of Broken Arrow police officer and Inmate Attacks 7 Deputies In Denver
May 22 • 12 min
QUOTES 01:43 “Police Week is exactly the time for us to think about these officers and their families and to be inspired to acts of service in their memory. It’s also a time for lawmakers to make sure we’re doing our part to support these brave men and…
44: Convicted felon who was involved in an armed standoff with police sentenced to more than 21 years in federal prison, New details released about fatal police shooting of man with sword, and 10 More Charged in…
May 13 • 12 min
QUOTES 01:40 “Wenger posted a livestream video on Facebook in which he bragged about getting into a shootout with police and referred to himself and his wife, Megan, as ‘Bonnie and Clyde.’ Megan Wenger could be seen in the video smiling and waving to the…
43: Anaheim Police to begin use of facial recognition, Third man charged in the attempted murder of a law enforcement officer in New Jersey, and Chaos at the scene of a fatal stabbing and attacker being shot and…
May 7 • 11 min
QUOTES 00:58 “Officials argue the specific software the city would be subscribing to, IDentify, can recognize a suspect in a way that can’t be ‘duplicated via traditional means.’ From the time Anaheim initiated its trial period with Veritone in 2017, the…
#42 Baltimore police department’s drone initiative gets OK from federal court and Tucson creates new ordinance to deter aggressive ‘First Amendment auditors’
May 1 • 14 min
QUOTES 01:05 “Critics and the American Civil Liberties Union, which filed a lawsuit on April 9 seeking to halt the police department program, have decried the privately operated spy planes as an unconstitutional invasion of personal privacy and freedom…
41: Three officers wounded after gunman hijacked a bus, Police union and ACLU join in objecting to police checkpoints, and Chicago police have new leader
Apr 25 • 12 min
QUOTES 01:20 “Officers used a spike strip to disable the bus and end the chase on the President George Bush Turnpike about noon, officials said. Villagomez left the bus and was shot as he exchanged gunfire with officers.” 03:22 “Officers will be stationed…
40: Fleeing felon sentenced on firearms charge, Off duty cop wounded stopping attacker, and Police Chief killed by coronavirus lauded for service
Apr 17 • 13 min
QUOTES 00:57 “Law enforcement found Holmes’ DNA on the pistol. Holmes has previous convictions for intimidation with a dangerous weapon, reckless use of a firearm, assault causing bodily injury, eluding, and flight to avoid prosecution.” 03:34 “Newly…
#39 Man charged with assaulting Maryland Trooper, Nevada Trooper killed in shootout, and Ohio police officers involved in multiple gunfights
Apr 11 • 14 min
QUOTES 02:06 “The trooper saw what appeared to be a small amount of a suspected controlled dangerous substance in the center console, police said. When Tucker confronted Coursey about this, Coursey allegedly accelerated away, with Tucker being dragged by…
#38 Sheriff’s Office defends CORONA VIRUS response against AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION criticism, Police Chaplains persevere, and Without protective gear and consistent standards, police innovate through…
Apr 5 • 12 min
QUOTES 05:36 “Even if we had the authority to release inmates as the ACLU has outlined in its letter, we wouldn’t do it because that would be a gross injustice to the members of our community who are truly victims of criminal behavior perpetrated by some…
#37 Tributes paid to Detroit Police Captain who died of coronavirus, Police departments adopt new procedures, Subject who threatened police officers had fake gun, and Police unions seek donations of cleaning…
Mar 28 • 13 min
QUOTES 01:33 “Mayor Mike Duggan, who also attended Wednesday’s press conference, added, ‘Our hearts are broken … today, coming a day after the loss of one of our 911 call-takers. And we’re losing more members of our community. This is going to be hard.…
36 Tributes paid to a fatally wounded Missouri police officer, NPA supports Portland Police in court, and former governor trying to regain his reputation after being the victim of political prosecution
Mar 20 • 14 min
QUOTES 01:48 “‘Chris died a hero, rushing in without regard to his own safety to protect members of his community. His courageous actions serve as an example to us all,’ Williams said in a statement.” 06:38 “The NPA advocates the use of force by police…
#35 Officers who stopped a mass shooter cleared, Utah federal prosecutor slams weak state sentencing, and Officers stop man charging at them with knife
Mar 13 • 14 min
QUOTES 01:15 “The officers ‘quite reasonably believed that they needed to use deadly force to protect innocent lives, and their own, from Legan’s violent rampage,’ Deputy Dist. Atty. Rob Baker wrote in the report.” 04:26 “That’s a direct result of the…
#34 Trooper shot during traffic stop, Officer wounded in 2018 makes return to the streets, and Idaho repeat offender faces life in prison
Mar 5 • 14 min
QUOTES 00:57 “As the troopers attempted to place Ransom into custody, he pulled out a handgun and shot one of the troopers, Pennsylvania state police said. PennLive reported that Ransom allegedly opened fire and wounded training officer Trooper Jason…
#33 Milwaukee police prepare for Democratic National Convention
Feb 27 • 12 min
QUOTES 03:13 “Milwaukee is already receiving funds from Operation Relentless Pursuit, a federal effort to combat violent crime. The government will initially allocate $71 million to begin the operation across seven U.S. cities. Additional law enforcement…
#32 Husband and wife off duty police officers stop armed robbery and New Portland Police policies prevent Klan rally violence
Feb 20 • 12 min
QUOTES 02:06 “‘No — I’m gonna help my husband!’ she said. Surveillance video shows what happened next. With weapons drawn, both officers rush to confront Carter. He can be seen dropping the weapon and running out the door, but the husband and wife duo…
# 31 Salt Lake City officer shot by murder suspect, Two Arkansas officer shot stopping gunman at Walmart, N New York Cops speak out after two officers shot within 12 hours
Feb 14 • 13 min
QUOTES 01:48 “Two SLCPD officers engaged the suspect and returned fire from the exterior of the apartment into the interior of the building, the affidavit states. Police say Nance and police exchanged gunfire through a front window. When officers entered…
#30 Rappers charged with felony battery on police officers, and Officer back on duty a year after being shot with an assault rifle
Feb 4 • 14 min
QUOTES 02:00 “Authorities said Williams was leaving the party when he pushed the arm of a female officer carrying a rifle before lowering his shoulder into a second officer. After being arrested, he told police he didn’t remember confronting the officers,…
#29 Increasing penalties for fleeing police, Reserve police officers recognized and Controversial prosecutor withdraws charges on man arrested for attacking police
Jan 30 • 13 min
QUOTES 01:36 “The sheriff believes there is not a strict enough punishment for drivers who run from police. ‘It’s nothing to them. A lot of people don’t care. We’ve had people actually tell us, well, I’ll just pay my fine. No big deal. But if there are…
#28 Officer shot while confronting robbery suspects, Retired trooper killed and Man attempts to run over two officers
Jan 28 • 13 min
QUOTES 00:24 “A Birmingham police officer was shot Sunday morning when he confronted two robbery suspects. A 16-year-old is the accused shooter. The officer - identified as narcotics Det. John Finke - was hit twice in the abdomen. What was initially…
#27 Terminated deputy reinstated, Crime lab result will identify killer and Police department valor award
Jan 24 • 11 min
QUOTES 00:35 “The deputy, Arthur Wallin was fired last October because Trenary said the shooting of suspect Nickolas Michael Peters, 24, violated the agency’s policy’s. However, Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney Adam Cornell ruled that the shooting…
#26 Two police officers killed responding to a call for help, Mystery of police officer found shot to death in abandoned car and Deputy foils armed robbery
Jan 23 • 12 min
QUOTES 00:49 “The suspect, who officials have identified as Jaroslav ‘Jerry’ Hanel, continued to fire at police as they ran for cover, also fatally hitting Kaulike Kalama, who had been with the department for nine years, Ballard said. More officers rushed…
#25 SWAT Team takes down barricaded suspect, Cops versus armed sovereign citizen and Officer involved shootings
Jan 14 • 11 min
QUOTES 00:34 “According to Deputy Commissioner Robin Wimberly, parole officers were attempting to serve a warrant on 42-year-old Claude Fain on Thursday afternoon. When the agents approached him, he immediately ran toward his home the 4600 block of…
#24 Cop killer asks for parole, Officer shoots in defense of her family, and Fallen officers recognized with memorial
Jan 14 • 12 min
QUOTES 01:05 “So they went to a gun shop and bought $200 in ammunition to take home with them, Murderpedia reported. Then Vodochodsky called 911 for help while his co-defendant set up to wait with his gun for responding units so that he could…
#23 Police action shootings and other defensive actions
Jan 11 • 12 min
QUOTES 01:32 “Harren went through the house onto the balcony to get Janovsky but Janovsky fled, going onto the roof of an attached garage and crossing to the other side of the house facing the front driveway. The complaint says Janovsky fired at Harren…
#22 Officer recovering from multiple gunshots, Rising crime in New York City, and Officer involved shooting
Jan 3 • 11 min
QUOTES 00:55 “Hinton responded to a report of a shoplifter at Walmart in Waterville and stopped a vehicle on Main Street when he was shot in both arms while still in his cruiser, police said at the time. A chase ensued and the suspect, Richard…
#21 Police rescue kidnap victim, Arizona Medal of Valor honorees named, and Police action shootings reviewed
Jan 1 • 15 min
QUOTES 02:03 “Officers tried to negotiate with the assailant as he continued to hold the victim hostage. ‘The suspect was demanding the officers kill him,’ Jones said. The tactical officers breached the rear of the van, made entry, rescued the victim and…
#20 Officer involved shootings, Officers shot and Awards to police
Dec 26, 2019 • 14 min
QUOTES 00:39 “The Bryant Police Department said the man opened fire on the officers when they arrived, striking one of them. Other officers returned fire when the man came out of apartment holding a shotgun and refused to drop it, Arkansas State Police…
#19 Drug traffickers connected with a Mexican cartel busted, K 9 officers make dramatic rescues, Officers awarded for bravery
Dec 23, 2019 • 12 min
QUOTES 01:36 “Camacho-Pineda and Bazemore were the final two defendants of 11 sentenced from an October 2018 indictment alleging they were involved in a drug trafficking organization that smuggled in kilograms of methamphetamine from the La Familia cartel…
#18 Man charged with shooting six police officers gets 62 more charges filed against him, Congress cuts crime victim assistance programs and Officers awarded for heroisms
Dec 21, 2019 • 11 min
QUOTES 02:15 “‘Any officer that was fired upon that afternoon, as far as we are concerned, is a victim of attempted murder,’ said Voci. Moments after the preliminary hearing, the DA’s office announced 62 new charges against Hill for the dozens of other…
#17 Anti-police policies blamed for rising crime in New York, Man who tried to kill a state trooper receives no prison time, Officers under fire, Federal program helps local police departments
Dec 16, 2019 • 13 min
QUOTES 01:08 “Kerik believes the killing is a graphic example of a decline in the quality of life in New York City. ‘We’re going right back to where we were,’ he told Henry. ‘This homicide is reminiscent of the things that went on back in the 1970s, ’80s,…
#16 Police Action Shooting, Cop Attacker Sentenced and More Info Comes Out About Jersey City Cop Killers
Dec 14, 2019 • 12 min
QUOTES 00:39 “Three deputies found the suspect, Romello Barnes, as he tried leaving the complex and chased him into an apartment. They ordered him to drop his knife, but he refused, so they deployed K9 Tonto, but he wouldn’t budge, according to…
#15 Anti Police Activists Get Police Cars Changed, Man Threatening Cops Online Arrested, and Cop Killer Out For Parole Goes Right Back in
Dec 12, 2019 • 11 min
QUOTES 01:01 “The police chief defended his decision to the Lexington Herald- Leader, saying, ‘That design is basically to give back to the police officers. Our lives matter just as much as anybody’s. I’m not racist or anything like that. I’m not trying…
#14 Project Safe Neighborhoods, Black Lives Matter and Trooper Lawsuit Victory
Dec 10, 2019 • 12 min
QUOTES 00:39 “Miller also pleaded guilty to one count of making a false written statement on a federal form, falsely claiming that he was not an unlawful user of, or addicted to, any controlled substance, in order to purchase a firearm from an…
#13 Officer Involved Shooting, Lack of Respect for Law Enforcement and Police Awards
Dec 6, 2019 • 11 min
QUOTES 01:26 “‘They confronted the guy at the back end of the alley,’ said San Patricio County Sheriff Oscar Rivera. “He had a weapon with him, they asked him to get on the ground and drop the weapon, he didn’t so both officers fired.” 04:20 “‘If…
#12 Police shooting, Project Exile and Project Safe Neighborhoods
Dec 3, 2019 • 12 min
QUOTES 00:34 “Foley police say the passenger, James Walker Stewart ran from the officer, and a fight ensued. During the struggle, Stewart tried to grab the officer’s gun. The officer fired his gun, striking Stewart. Stewart was taken to USA Hospital and…
#11 More Arrested in Deputy’s Murder, Gunfire at Hotel and Officer Involved Shooting
Nov 29, 2019 • 10 min
QUOTES 00:28 “One of those people, Savannah Jo Eastman, was the girlfriend of Michael Veatch, who died in a shootout with police along Hwy 30 near St. Helens in October. Veatch was previously connected to the DeRosier shooting. Ricky Roberts is the other…
More Arrested in Deputy’s Murder, Gunfire at Hotel and Officer Involved Shooting
Nov 29, 2019 • 10 min
QUOTES 00:28 “One of those people, Savannah Jo Eastman, was the girlfriend of Michael Veatch, who died in a shootout with police along Hwy 30 near St. Helens in October. Veatch was previously connected to the DeRosier shooting. Ricky Roberts is the other…
#10: Antifa Thug Arrested, Anti Police Demonstrations and High Speed Pursuits
Nov 25, 2019 • 12 min
QUOTES 01:40 “‘Investigators were able to identify the suspect who damaged the vehicle as 37-year-old Shaun Clancy,’ the Portland Police Bureau said in a release. ‘Investigators worked with the Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office and the case was…
9: Thin Blue Line, Blue Lives Matter and Bail Reform Causing Crime
Nov 22, 2019 • 13 min
QUOTES 00:52 “‘There’s a morale problem,’ Watson said of the shirts. But others saw the shirts as a symbol of division. Arapahoe County Democratic Chairwoman Kristen Mallory said during public comment the shirts were ‘shameful’ and a clear message that…
#8: Shootings, Car Chases, and Battery on Officers
Nov 18, 2019 • 12 min
QUOTES 02:26 “Officers went to Fenn’s residence to locate her. When Fenn answered the door, an officer told her why he was there and attempted to detain her. Fenn refused to comply and fought with the officer, repeatedly kicking the officer until she was…
#7: Swords, Shootings and Car Chases
Nov 15, 2019 • 11 min
QUOTES 00:56 “The suspect then took off running, prompting a foot chase that wound its way to Torres High, where the suspect jumped a fence onto the campus. Deputies surrounded the man and ordered him to drop his sword and surrender. When he began to…
6: Assault and Battery on Officers, Officer Involved Shootings and Criminal Sentencing
Nov 14, 2019 • 11 min
QUOTES 00:58 “Officer Biddle reportedly told her to stop, but she refused. Police said at that point Jimenez reportedly pulled out a knife and held it above her head as she continued to walk towards him. Officer Biddle kept shouting at her to put the…
5: Police in Action, Blue Lives Matter and Criminal Sentencing
Nov 12, 2019 • 12 min
QUOTES 03:05 “Of nine rounds fired at Miller, one hit him in the hand. Douglas County deputy Tyree Holdridge, who was following Miller and saw the gun battle, fired his weapon at the rear of the Toyota in an effort to save his sergeant. ‘He put two…
4: Cops under fire and Project Safe Neighborhoods.
Nov 11, 2019 • 12 min
QUOTES
 01:42 “The five-day operation targeting fugitives wanted for violent criminal offenses in Creek County was finalized this week. ‘Today, 34 violent offenders have been apprehended as a result of Operation Fallback,’ said U.S. Attorney Trent…
#3 Guns off the street and San Francisco disrespects their police
Nov 10, 2019 • 11 min
QUOTES (01:42) “In January of 2017, family members called police to report getting text messages from the suspect stating he wanted to commit suicide by cop and that quote, ‘This time they will not shoot me with a rubber bullet,’ Garcia said.” 02:36 “A…
#2 Police Shootings, Memorials and Awards
Nov 7, 2019 • 12 min
QUOTES 00:59 “Lodi police spokesperson Lieutenant Mike Manetti said sometimes officers don’t know what kind of firepower they’ll be facing until they arrive on the scene. ‘There’s a sense of urgency that goes into it, no matter how competent you feel with…
#1: Police Injuries and Anti-Police Protests
Nov 5, 2019 • 13 min
QUOTES 
”The demonstration formed soon after 7 p.m. on the streets near the Barclays Center, with protesters unfurling large banners that read ‘F—k the police’ and ‘Don’t let these pigs touch us.’ The crowd began dispersing by 9 p.m. The demonstration was…