Hialeah police http://wlrn.org en Believed To Be The Nation’s Oldest Cop, 86-Year-Old’s Fists Remain ‘Weapons Of Mass Destruction’ http://wlrn.org/post/believed-be-nation-s-oldest-cop-86-year-old-s-fists-remain-weapons-mass-destruction <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Barrel-chested Leo </span>Thalassites<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> squints like Clint Eastwood, hops around like Jackie Chan and has been an active cop for nearly six decades. He is 86 years old.</span></p><p>He first joined the Miami-Dade Police Department in 1956. He moved to the Hialeah Police Department in 1963, where he has been on active duty ever since. &nbsp;And now, according to the <a href="http://www.ipa-usa.org/index.php" target="_blank">International Police Association</a>, he is the oldest active police officer.</p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 18:07:00 +0000 Theo Karantsalis 11532 at http://wlrn.org Believed To Be The Nation’s Oldest Cop, 86-Year-Old’s Fists Remain ‘Weapons Of Mass Destruction’ School Board Member Demands Police Files On Daughter's Cop-Involved Crash Death http://wlrn.org/post/school-board-member-demands-police-files-daughters-cop-involved-crash-death <p></p><p>It was her daughter who died in the car crash. And now, Miami-Dade County School Board member Susie Castillo wants Hialeah police to release its &nbsp;files on the case.</p><p>So far, no response from the department. It was a police detective who drove the other car.</p> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 14:30:00 +0000 Rick Stone 3913 at http://wlrn.org School Board Member Demands Police Files On Daughter's Cop-Involved Crash Death