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Staff evacuate portion of NC correctional facility following disturbance

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP/WAVY) — Authorities say two people were injured Sunday evening during a disturbance at the Neuse Correctional Institution in Goldsboro, North Carolina.

Correctional staff evacuated a portion of the facility Monday morning following the Sunday’s disturbance. 169 more words


Minnesota Officials Reminding Motorists 'Click It Or Ticket'

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Department of Public Safety is bumping up patrols during its “Click It or Ticket” campaign aimed at raising awareness of the dangers of not wearing a seat belt. 115 more words


ACLU Leaders Don't Want History To Repeat Itself

By Lauren DiSpirito

DENVER (CBS4)– With a past controversy in mind, the American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado filed a records request with the city of Denver on Thursday, asking to obtain information about the Denver Police Department’s purchase and use of software that enables it to monitor social media activity. 476 more words


Public safety director suggests building new prison to ease overcrowding

There’s a new idea to deal with overcrowding at Oahu Community Correctional Center.

Instead of building a new jail to house pre-trial inmates, the head of Hawaii’s public safety department raised the idea of moving them to Halawa Correctional Facility and building a new prison for those already convicted instead. 377 more words


Arizona DPS searching for missing man after truck abanonded on U.S. 93 - ABC15 

SELIGMAN, AZ – The Arizona Department of Public Safety is searching for a missing man with mental health issues.

Jonathan Richard Hemer was last seen Thursday night in Seligman.


DPS exhibits recruitment experiences for 'Austin Museum Day'

AUSTIN (KXAN) — As part of Austin Museum Day, the Texas Department of Public Safety is holding a free exhibit at their headquarters Sunday afternoon. 125 more words


DWI Arrests Decrease In Minnesota For 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The number of arrests for drunk driving is down in Minnesota for 2015, according to the Department of Public Safety.

In 2015, DPS said 25,027 DWI arrests were made. 94 more words