New Hampshire State Police http://nhpr.org en Thousands Of Police Turn Out For Arkell's Wake http://nhpr.org/post/thousands-police-turn-out-arkells-wake <p>Nearly 2,000 police officers from around the state and their region paid their respects to fallen Brentwood Officer Steve Arkell and his family Tuesday night.</p><p> Wed, 21 May 2014 08:30:00 +0000 Ryan Lessard 48853 at http://nhpr.org Thousands Of Police Turn Out For Arkell's Wake Police Training & Use Of Deadly Force http://nhpr.org/post/police-training-use-deadly-force <p>“Officer-involved shootings”: that’s when police fire their guns during confrontations with suspects. &nbsp;After two such shootings recently killed two people, questions have been raised about police use of deadly force.&nbsp; But many in law enforcement say it’s become a more dangerous job, and that they go to great lengths to avoid harm.&nbsp; We’ll look at police training and protocols.&nbsp;</p><p><strong><u>GUESTS:</u></strong></p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 38214 at http://nhpr.org Police Training & Use Of Deadly Force Details Emerge About Officer-Involved Shooting In Manchester http://nhpr.org/post/details-emerge-about-officer-involved-shooting-manchester <p>In a press release from the N.H. Attorney General&#39;s office, new details surrounding the fatal police shooting of a Canterbury woman have been released. It describes the car chase that led to the shooting but not the specific circumstances that caused the state trooper to fire his weapon.</p><p>Here is an excerpt from the release:</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 21:09:27 +0000 Ryan Lessard 36076 at http://nhpr.org Communicating About Crime: Manchester Police On Social Media http://nhpr.org/post/communicating-about-crime-manchester-police-social-media <p>More and more, <a href="http://www.securitymanagement.com/article/police-embrace-social-media-009175" target="_blank">police are using social media </a>as a way to connect directly to residents in their communities. But as NHPR’s <a href="http://nhpr.org/people/michael-brindley" target="_blank"><strong>Michael Brindley</strong> </a>reports, the Manchester police department has yet to join the ranks of agencies on Facebook and other popular sites.</p><p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 19:34:07 +0000 Virginia Prescott 33076 at http://nhpr.org Communicating About Crime: Manchester Police On Social Media The New Hampshire State Police: 75 Years Later http://nhpr.org/post/new-hampshire-state-police-75-years-later <p>This year marks the&nbsp;75th&nbsp;anniversary of the New Hampshire State Police.</p><p>At the State Police Headquarters, case file boxes tower towards the ceiling in the Cold Case Unit. Volunteer Milli Knudsen says sometimes she can’t believe the way the State Police department used to investigate crimes.</p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 19:26:54 +0000 Ryan Lessard 15169 at http://nhpr.org The New Hampshire State Police: 75 Years Later