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April 13, 2015
Husband kills wife at Ala. doctor's office, surrenders after standoff

Husband kills wife at Ala. doctor's office, surrenders after standoff

Police didn't shoot any bullets but fired tear gas into the home. The man came outside and had a gunshot wound to the head - Full Story
April 13, 2015
1 dead in shooting at NC college, police search for gunman

1 dead in shooting at NC college, police search for gunman

One person was killed Monday in a shooting at a community college that was locked down as authorities searched for a gunman - Full Story
April 12, 2015
US Capitol lockdown lifted after man fatally shoots self

US Capitol lockdown lifted after man fatally shoots self

Capitol Police Chief Kim Dine said the man had a backpack, a rolling suitcase and a sign that said something about "social justice" - Full Story
April 08, 2015
Ex-firefighter charged with holding 4 others hostage in Pa.

Ex-firefighter charged with holding 4 others hostage in Pa.

Following a mental health evaluation, Paul Jordan has been charged with kidnapping, aggravated assault, and terroristic threats, among other counts - Full Story
April 01, 2015
Man kills woman, himself in Calif. office shooting

Man kills woman, himself in Calif. office shooting

To help people inside the building get out, police smashed windows and helped people climb to safety - Full Story
March 31, 2015
Ex-firefighter in custody after taking hostages inside firehouse

Ex-firefighter in custody after taking hostages inside firehouse

A just-terminated volunteer firefighter returned to his firehouse with a 9mm handgun Tuesday and held four firefighters hostage - Full Story
March 31, 2015
Prisoner caught after taking guard's gun, escaping Va. hospital

Prisoner caught after taking guard's gun, escaping 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
March 27, 2015
Police: Calif. cop killer shot dead by officer

Police: Calif. cop killer shot dead by officer

The suicidal man found dead after he shot and killed a veteran San Jose police officer was killed by police gunfire - Full Story
March 25, 2015
Calif. officer shot to death, suspect dead

Calif. officer shot to death, suspect dead

A man threatening to commit suicide unleashed a barrage of gunfire on officers called to check on him, killing a 14-year veteran of the San Jose department - Full Story
March 19, 2015
Suspect in Ariz. shooting rampage appears before judge

Suspect in Ariz. shooting rampage appears before judge

Ryan Giroux was booked Thursday on suspicion of murder and other crimes, including armed robbery, auto theft, kidnapping and aggravated assault - Full Story



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