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A Virginia state trooper blocks access to the site of a fatal shooting in which a gunman opened fire on sheriff's deputies at a rural salvage yard, killing two and injuring two others. (AP Photo) Suspect dead
A Colorado officer was shot and killed in a gunfight at a mobile home park Wednesday night. The suspect once told the park manager: "If I get pulled over, it's gonna be a bad day for a policeman, because I'm not going to jail." Man shot self
The Houston Chief says his cops are being provoked in the wake of a controversial beating. He says this kind of "rhetoric can give someone a free pass to assault a police officer or kill a police officer." Video: 'Not going to allow that'