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November 24, 2014

Fla. firefighter shot, killed after armed standoff with police

The firefighter came out of his house with two guns pointed at officers threatening to kill himself and his sister - Full Story
November 18, 2014
Video: NM officer cleared in fatal shooting during standoff

Video: NM officer cleared in fatal shooting during standoff

Armed suspect wanted in connection with the shooting of a cop was killed in a 2013 standoff captured on helmet camera - Full Story
November 13, 2014

Calif. SWAT forced to rely on private funding to keep up

The SWAT unit has to keep up with ever changing technology, but has a strained budget - Full Story
November 10, 2014

Hostage standoff at Okla. office complex ends peacefully

29-year-old Devin Rogers surrendered shortly after 4:45 p.m. Monday after holding a man and a woman hostage - Full Story
November 10, 2014

LA police kill suspect after pursuit marked by gunfire

Los Angeles police fatally shot a man wanted on an assault charge Saturday night after a pursuit that involved multiple exchanges of gunfire - Full Story
November 07, 2014

Video: SWAT team visit children's hospital in superhero costumes

Hospital staff and a SWAT team worked together to develop a plan that sent a dozen officers in superhero costumes down the side of the hospital - Full Story
November 03, 2014
Mass. man dead after setting off explosives, standoff

Mass. man dead after setting off explosives, standoff

SWAT officers found a man dead from a self-inflicted wound after a standoff Saturday that began with multiple explosions - Full Story
October 30, 2014

Man charged with murder in Calif. SWAT officer shooting

Officer was the fourth Calif. LEO to die in the line of duty in less than a week - Full Story
October 29, 2014
SWAT officer shot in head serving warrant dies

SWAT officer shot in head serving warrant dies

Shot during a predawn search warrant operation that was part of an investigation into a motorcycle gang - Full Story
October 28, 2014

Calif. SWAT officer shot serving warrant

A SWAT officer was shot in the upper torso Tuesday while assisting with a search warrant operation - Full Story



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