Dial 911 Not 112 to Contact Police Dispatch

Dial 911 Not 112 to Contact Police Dispatch

Police are warning drivers against using 112 instead of 911 during an emergency. If the red and blue lights flash when driving at night, drivers should pull over in a well-lit area. This information is the opposite of what a 2013 post circulating Facebook tells drivers to do. It is a story about a teen driver […]

Crabtree Valley Mall on Lockdown After Shooting

Crabtree Valley Mall on Lockdown After Shooting

On Aug. 13, 2016, police placed Crabtree Valley Mall in Raleigh, North Carolina, on lockdown after gunshots were fired inside. According to WRAL, the Raleigh Police Department tried to secure the mall and did not let anyone in or out of the building. Witnesses called the police after hearing the gunshots. The shooter fired shots in the […]

A Lone Gunman Turns a Peaceful Protest Deadly for Police in Dallas

A Lone Gunman Turns a Peaceful Protest Deadly for Police in Dallas

On Thursday, July 7, 2016, a lone gunman opened fired on police in Dallas, Texas, during a peaceful protest for Black Lives Matter (BLM), turning it deadly for five officers and leaving seven others injured. There were also two civilians shot during the deadly rampage. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton canceled scheduled events in the wake of […]

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