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About Joe Giacalone

Joe Giacalone is a retired NYPD Sergeant, current Adjunct Professor, media contributor and internationally recognized policing expert. Joe has been on CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, Fox Business News, CBS, NBC, ABC, The Today Show, Good Morning America and many more.

Homicide Clearance Rates Continue to Fall in U.S.

2016 FBI’s UCR Table for Clearance Rates Homicide Clearance Rates Continue to Fall in the U.S. The FBI just recently released the 2016 Uniform Crime Report statistics and it shows the Homicide Clearance rate continues to fall. In 2016, [...]

By | 2017-10-06T08:05:45+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Clearance Rates, Statistics, UCR|

Who Gets Shot by the Police?

Officer-Involved Shootings Today, local politicians worry more about an officer-involved shooting then balancing their budgets. If you didn’t know better, one would think that there are packs of rogue cops all over the United States hunting down and killing people. But, [...]

By | 2017-09-30T12:15:43+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Officer Involved Shooting, Statistics|

To Release or Not to Release Bodycam Video

To Release or Not to Release Bodycam Video That is the question that is on everyone's mind. The NYPD decided to release bodycam footage of an officer-involved shooting rather early on in the investigation. There is immense pressure on police executives [...]

By | 2017-09-18T09:12:49+00:00 September 18th, 2017|TV News, Use of Force|

Baltimore Mayor Releases Crime Plan

Courtesy of Anthony Pugliesi Yes, you read that headline correctly. After 212 homicides in Baltimore, Mayor Catherine Pugh unveiled her crime reduction plan. What has taken so long? It's not as if this problem just sprung up. In 2015, [...]

By | 2017-08-09T15:05:20+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Crime, Crime Stoppers, Criminals, Gangs|

Social Media is a Game-Changer for Law Enforcement

Social Media is a Game-Changer Social media has become so pervasive in our daily lives that we hardly even realize it. It's everywhere. On our television, on billboards, in magazines and well, everywhere. There is a lot of good that comes from [...]

By | 2017-07-10T15:28:22+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Joe in the News, Social Media, TV News|