Perceptions of police after Ferguson, a healthy economy and diversity problems contribute to sharply declining interest in policing careers.
Former FBI director James B. Comey has asked the court to stop the bid to compel his private testimony.
Lawyers for a man who admitted fatally beating and raping a Fairfax County woman successfully argued that a defense witness was wrongly limited by the trial judge.
State attorneys general have useful tools at their disposal, but the wheels are likely to turn slowly
Friends, family and hundreds of supporters rallied at the Lincoln Memorial to honor the slain Virginia man and demand answers from federal authorities who have not named the officers who killed him.
The bill relates to the shooting of Bijan Ghaisar by Park Police officers last year in Virginia.
Victims seek the names of all Catholic clergy involved in abuse nationwide, and a class-action suit accuses the church of racketeering and conspiracy.
Reports written by the Fairfax County officers indicate the slain driver had no weapon, and no drugs, visible upon entry to his Jeep immediately after he was fatally shot by two Park Police officers.
New York officials provided no cause of death Sunday.
A Los Angeles police officer having a seemingly friendly chat with a motorist, whose hands are up, is suddenly shot at point blank range. A second officer then killed the motorist.