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NPS and USPP spokespersons’ dismissal of the USPPFOP’s Safety Warning for San Francisco NPS Areas Ignores Reality – OUR RESPONSE

(Click page images below to read the PDF file) Page 2 A short video explaining the facts behind the Safety Warning:

USPP Arrests 2 In VA for Shots Fired in DC

Watch: After shots fired in DC late this morning #395cam shows #police following a U-Haul into VA before getting it stopped & making 2 arrests nr Glebe (out of view). More here-https://t.co/bq0jIO6oX5 @ARLnowDOTcom @CordellTraffic @WTOPtraffic @WTOP @RealTimeNews10 @TomJackmanWP pic.twitter.com/f5fkN0lX0f — Dave Statter (@STATter911) April 26, 2022

“NEW” 3D Gear Post Shows How the NPS Neglects its Law Enforcement Mission

A recent U. S. Park Police (USPP) Facebook post about a training class for its “new 3d forensic scanning equipment” demonstrates some forward progress by the department. What the post doesn’t tell you is not only is this scanning equipment “new,” it is the first 3d forensic scanning system the…Read More

U. S. Park Police Officers Responded to a Location in Floyd Bennett Field to Secure Potential Evidence in Subway Terror Attack

UPDATE: According to NBCNEWYORK.COM – “Four spent smoke grenades recovered from a Brooklyn airfield Wednesday appeared to have been set off by a group of teens and not the suspected Brooklyn subway shooter, two senior law enforcement officials said Thursday.” U. S. Park Police (USPP) Officers assigned to the Jamaica…Read More

Unsafe Staffing Complaint Filed With DOI-IG

The USPPFOP filed a complaint with the Department of the Interior, Inspector General titled, “Report of Gross Negligence in Staffing at the Presidio, Washington, D.C. and New York Field Office – Public Endangerment – Request for Investigation.” You can read the complaint below: DOWNLOAD PDF

USPPFOP MEMBERSHIP SAFETY SURVEY Sent to USPP ECS- March 15, 2022

The following email (2 pages) was sent to the USPP Executive Command Staff at approximately 11:44 AM on March 15, 2022. Included in this email were two attachments: The March 15, 2022 USPPFOP Membership Safety Survey (17 pages) The letter sent by Rep Jody Hice to the SOI Secretary (3…Read More

Rep. Hice Sends Letter to DOI Secretary Demanding Information and Action on USPP Safety Issues

Earlier today the House Committee on Government Reform and Oversight (Minority) sent a letter to the Secretary of Interior “expressing serious concerns” about the Department’s management of the US Park Police. After summarizing the recent IG report on black mold and bird droppings in USPP facilities, the Committee wrote “it…Read More

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Testimony Submitted to DOI Law Enforcement Task Force

On Tuesday, August 2, 2022, the USPPFOP submitted testimony to the United States Department of the Interior Law Enforcement Task Force. The document that was submitted can be viewed below. Click on any page image of the document to view the PDF file. While this testimony was submitted as a document from the Fraternal Order … Continue reading Testimony Submitted to DOI Law Enforcement Task Force

Read PEER’s Testimony to the DOI Law Enforcement Task Force it Confirms the USPP is: Dangerously Understaffed – Poorly Equipped – Badly Led by the NPS

The testimony of the Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) to the DOI Law Enforcement Task Force plainly states that there are serious problems with the Department’s Law Enforcement Programs. A snippet: “Thus, between its cadre of national park rangers and USPP, NPS has a substantial law enforcement force that has lacked experienced professional leadership … Continue reading Read PEER’s Testimony to the DOI Law Enforcement Task Force it Confirms the USPP is: Dangerously Understaffed – Poorly Equipped – Badly Led by the NPS

Weekend Calls Again Swamp Severely Understaffed USPP – Two Lts Step Up to Fill Gap

Pretty much every USPP shift is short of minimum staffing. Saturday evening around 8:00 p.m. (July 17, 2022) in the United States Park Police East District in Washington, DC, there was a reported stabbing on the Suitland Parkway. Evidently, someone stabbed someone else in a vehicle traveling on the parkway. The stabbing aftermath caused the … Continue reading Weekend Calls Again Swamp Severely Understaffed USPP – Two Lts Step Up to Fill Gap

See the Evidence of the National Park Service’s Decades-Long Neglect of USPP Operations

The following image is a link to a Timeline containing evidence of the National Park Service’s (NPS’s) reckless neglect of the United States Park Police’s (USPP) operational readiness: A quick review the Timeline will reveal that understaffing and under-equipping the USPP is nothing new. They have been persistent problems for over three decades. The Timeline … Continue reading See the Evidence of the National Park Service’s Decades-Long Neglect of USPP Operations

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