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The Police Fugitive topic page provides the latest tips, techniques, and tactics to bring fleeing suspects back into law enforcement control as soon as possible, whether they are running from cops on foot or by car. Whether the fugitive has escaped incarceration at a jail, a prison, or from the back of a squad car, the ensuing manhunt requires careful coordination.
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Prisoner takes guard's gun, escapes from Va. hospital

Prisoner takes guard's gun, escapes from Va. hospital

A prisoner being treated wrestled with a guard and took her gun before escaping in a hospital gown and fleeing in a carjacked vehicle - Full Story

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Father of wanted ex-LAPD cop charged with lying to FBI

Father of wanted ex-LAPD cop charged with lying to FBI

Charged Thursday with lying to FBI agents to help his son escape after the officer was charged with killing a man during an off-duty fight - Full Story

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Wis. trooper, suspect, motorist killed in shootings

Wis. trooper, suspect, motorist killed in shootings

Suspect fired his handgun inside a bank and robbed it of an unspecified amount of cash, then fled in a bank employee's vehicle - Full Story

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Maine police track suspect through Snapchat clues

Maine police track suspect through Snapchat clues

Man who'd been wanted by police made a couple of critical mistakes that led to his capture — he sent out social media messages pinpointing his location - Full Story

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Wis. suspect who abducted woman, fired at cop captured after shooting self

Officers searched fields, barns and other locations for a fugitive accused of abducting a woman and fleeing in an exchange of gunfire - Full Story

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Ex-LAPD cop wanted for murder fled to Texas with dad's help

Ex-LAPD cop wanted for murder fled to Texas with dad's help

A rookie Los Angeles police officer charged with murder in the killing of a man during an off-duty fight fled with the help of his father - Full Story

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Suspect arrested after 5 wounded, 1 killed in Ariz. rampage

Suspect arrested after 5 wounded, 1 killed in Ariz. rampage

Wednesday rampage included a motel shooting, a carjacking and a home invasion - Full Story

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La. man accused of killing US marshal dies

La. man accused of killing US marshal dies

Deputy U.S. Marshal Josie Wells died Tuesday in a shootout while trying to arrest the fugitive - Full Story

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US marshal shot to death, suspect wounded in La.

US marshal shot to death, suspect wounded in La.

Police were searching for a suspect in a double murder when the gunfire exchange occurred - Full Story



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