• Runaway or something else?

    By Carole Moore - Sunday September 14, 2008
    Carole Moore Missing Persons Contributor Officer.com How do police know the score? In Memphis, police officials are taking heat for not placing a missing teenager on its City Watch list until it was too late to save her life. Jaliesa Dickerson, a...
  • Sarah! Sarah!

    - Thursday September 11, 2008
    Karen Bune Victimology Contributor Officer.com When presidential nominee John McCain (R) pulled the surprise rabbit out of his hat with his pick of vice-presidential running mate, Sarah Palin, he made a stunning impact with strategists who had...
  • Keeping The Spotlight Focused...

    By Carole Moore - Wednesday September 10, 2008
    Carole Moore Missing Persons Contributor Officer.com ...On Missing Loved Ones Imagine how difficult it is for someone you love to go missing. Now imagine living with that disappearance every single moment of your life – not simply because...
  • Acceptable Calibers

    By Frank Borelli - Saturday September 6, 2008
    Frank Borelli Editor-in-Chief Officer.com I've recently either overheard or participated in a number of conversations about what caliber is best for off-duty and/or concealed carry guns. To me the answer is simple: off-duty guns should be the same...
  • Unexpected Assistance...

    By Carole Moore - Tuesday September 2, 2008
    Carole Moore Missing Persons Contributor Officer.com ...From the Social Security Administration. Did you know that the U.S. Social Security Administration will forward a letter to a missing person? It’s not as simple as asking the agency...
  • Robbers Attempt To Strip 'Cousin Vinny'

    - Monday September 1, 2008
    Karen Bune Victimology Contributor Officer.com ... Strip Club Owner - of his money. Whether it’s the people or the events surrounding the plethora of sexual-oriented businesses around the country, there rarely tends to be a dull moment...
  • History In The Making

    By Frank Borelli - Friday August 29, 2008
    Frank Borelli Editor-in-Chief Officer.com Well, presumptive GOP presidential nominee John McCain made his choice for VP announcement today and it certainly stirred a ruckus. What strikes me, though, is WHY the decision seems to stir such interest...
  • Be prepared!

    By Ronnie Garrett - Friday August 29, 2008
    Ronnie Garrett Editorial Director Law Enforcement Technology magazine Mine is a relatively low-risk profession. The possibility of disaster striking my cubicle is relatively low, and the odds of being shot by a disgruntled coworker fairly small (at...
  • Miracles Happen...

    By Carole Moore - Thursday August 28, 2008
    Carole Moore Missing Persons Contributor Officer.com ...And Amber Pennell is living proof. When Amber Pennell disappeared on her way home from work one night, her husband and family feared the worst. The 21-year-old mother of two wasn’t the...
  • An old case with a new twist

    By Carole Moore - Wednesday August 27, 2008
    Carole Moore Missing Persons Contributor Officer.com Has a peculiar connection to a North Carolina homicide. The unsolved disappearance of a morning news anchor 13 years ago recently made the news in a very strange way when the woman’s journal...