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‘Forensic Accounting’

  An interesting article titled “U.S. Park Police sheds furloughs after some ‘forensic accounting’ ” has been written by Lisa Rein in the Washington Post regarding the “miraculous” find of money in order for the furlough to be lifted. So when everyone from the mounted unit to the chief was…Read More

Furlough Ends

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Today, at 1 pm (EDT) the National Park Service (NPS) announced that¬†furloughs for United States Park Police (USPP) employees will end on June 1. Citing overstated cost projections and cost cutting measures previously¬†taken by the agency, combined with the 3 furlough days taken to date, the…Read More

Jarvis Answers Moran’s Questions

http://www.c-spanvideo.org/videoLibrary/assets/swf/CSPANPlayer.swf?clipid=4430287 Moran- “…AS A RESULT OF THOSE CUTS, THERE’S GOING TO BE A FURLOUGH FURLOUGHING OF PARK POLICE OFFICERS OVER THE NEXT SIX MONTHS. THIS IS GOING TO BE A TOUGH TIME TO BE FURLOUGHING PARK POLICE. SO I’D LIKE TO KNOW HOW YOU’RE DEALING WITH IT AND STILL ENSURE…Read More

Sequester takes its toll on Mall, park police and Smithsonian museums

from the Washington Post By Lisa Rein, Published: May 2   The Mall, Washington’s oft-trampled symbol of democracy and its most-visited national park, heads into the summer tourist season with no Fourth of July concert, fewer Park Police officers and a whole lot of uncollected trash – all results of…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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