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Las Vegas Shooting Survivor Becomes Police Officer

Las Vegas Shooting Survivor Becomes Police Officer

HENRY RODGERS, Political Reporter A survivor from the 2017 Las Vegas mass shooting became a police officer in her home state of Oregon, citing the tragic shooting as the reason she wants to protect and serve. Lauren Card was sworn in Monday as an officer in Springfield, saying she wants to the the person there […]

Oxnard Man Charged with Battery on a Police Officer and Forcefully Resisting Arrest

Oxnard Man Charged with Battery on a Police Officer and Forcefully Resisting Arrest

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that Joel Tapia (DOB 11/19/1987), of Oxnard, was charged with three felony counts of forcefully resisting arrest, battery causing injury to a police officer and attempting to take the officer’s firearm. On July 29, 2018, an officer from Oxnard Police Department detained the defendant for […]

Toddler gives his fallen cop dad “goodnight kisses” in heartbreaking footage taken hours before his death

Toddler gives his fallen cop dad “goodnight kisses” in heartbreaking footage taken hours before his death

The grieving widow of a fallen Alabama police officer shared heartbreaking footage taken hours before her husband was killed in the line of duty, which shows their toddler son sending him “goodnight kisses.”

Aggravated Trespassing Arrest – Ventura

Aggravated Trespassing Arrest – Ventura

On September 30, 2017 at 1430 hours, the Ventura Police Command Center received a call from a resident in the 200 block of Hoover Avenue who advised a male subject had just attempted to gain entry into their home.  When officers arrived on scene they learned the victim had confronted the suspect to the front […]

Officer Adopts Abused Siblings After Investigating Their Case

Officer Adopts Abused Siblings After Investigating Their Case

This police officer went above and beyond the call of duty when he answered a report on a child abuse case in 2015 – and thanks to him, it had a happy ending. Jody Thompson of the Poteau Police Department in Oklahoma was off duty when he overheard the police dispatcher mention a case of […]

Response to Mayor Figg’s editorial on POA audit of Port Hueneme

Response to Mayor Figg’s editorial on POA audit of Port Hueneme

By William Stevenson   Mayor Figg, As a Police Officer for the Port Hueneme Police Department, I feel the utmost need to pen this response to your opinion letter. You state your interest is to retain our home town police department but are you familiar with the trouble we had keeping this home town police department […]

Jury Convicts Oxnard Man of Attempted Murder of a Police Officer

Jury Convicts Oxnard Man of Attempted Murder of a Police Officer

A jury has convicted Jose Luis Ortiz (DOB 10/10/71), of Oxnard, of attempt murder of a police officer with the personal and intentional discharge of a firearm, assault with a firearm upon a police officer, armed robbery, and being a felon in possession of a firearm. The charges stemmed from Ortiz’ conduct on May 5, […]

Hueneme Police officers welcomed, honored

Hueneme Police officers welcomed, honored

By Dan Pinedo Port Hueneme Police force members were welcomed or honored at last night’s City Council meeting! This was probably the least controversial thing that occurred at the meeting. Watch for our upcoming article! __________________ Dan Pinedo  is a Citizen-journalist, active in civic affairs, living in Oxnard. Get Citizensjournal.us Headlines free  SUBSCRIPTION. Keep us publishing – DONATE […]