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May 29, 2015
Police: Gunman kills neighbor, self in Calif. standoff

Police: Gunman kills neighbor, self in Calif. standoff

A woman and two boys were rescued after police conducted cellphone negotiations with the man - Full Story
May 29, 2015

3 suspects captured after Okla. cop shot in head

Officer was shot in the head during a pursuit that began after a traffic stop - Full Story
May 29, 2015

Video: Mich. pursuit ends in fatal shooting of armed man

Shots were fired after suspect armed himself with what police described as a "high-powered military-style rifle" - Full Story
May 28, 2015
New law limits what Minn. bounty hunters can wear, drive

New law limits what Minn. bounty hunters can wear, drive

Forbids bail bondsmen from using certain-colored uniforms or vehicles with emblems that the public might mistake for law enforcement - Full Story
May 28, 2015

Calif. hostage situation ends peacefully when suspect surrenders

Incident began when police in cruisers and helicopter pursued a man in a stolen car until he crashed - Full Story
May 27, 2015

Officials: Risky tactics in Calif. standoff with elderly woman paid off

The woman, holed up under a mobile home with a six-shot revolver, had fired five rounds at a police robot. Deputies thought she still had one bullet left - Full Story
May 27, 2015
FBI agent shot while searching for 9-year-old girl

FBI agent shot while searching for 9-year-old girl

Agent was hit in the leg and his wound was not life-threatening - Full Story
May 24, 2015

New Orleans officer shot, killed in patrol car

45-year-old Housing Authority of New Orleans officer was patrolling a construction site just blocks from Saints' stadium - Full Story
May 24, 2015
Streets calm after 71 arrested in Cleveland protests

Streets calm after 71 arrested in Cleveland protests

Protests grew increasingly aggressive in the wake of a patrolman's acquittal in the deaths of two suspects - Full Story
May 24, 2015
Reality Training: Staying in control when a suspect is aggressive

Reality Training: Staying in control when a suspect is aggressive

By PoliceOne Staff Dave Smith breaks down a violent encounter with a panhandler in order to highlight... - Full Story



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