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Courthouse Security

Courthouse Security

The Courthouse Security topic covers the latest in tactics and technology used to keep courtrooms safe during legal proceedings. Some stories involve bailiffs, marshals, and deputies, but others may focus on trial media coverage. Whether the seats in the courthouse are occupied by gang members or a victim’s family members, the courtroom is a tinderbox ready to be set alight when the judge or jury reaches a verdict.
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February 08, 2012

NY court officer wounds man who fired gun

Eyewitnesses say a gunman was spotted on the steps of Middletown City Hall - Full Story
January 08, 2012

Judge won't go to facility with no metal detector

Hennepin County District Judge Lloyd Zimmerman went public with his concern less than a month after a prosecutor and another man were shot at a northern Minnesota courthouse with minimal security - Full Story
December 28, 2011

Man accused in Minn. courthouse shooting dies

Daniel Schlienz was being held in the jail on $2 million in bail for the courthouse shooting of two people in Grand Marais - Full Story
November 02, 2011

Woman gets 10 years for Calif. court bombing

Authorities say woman's boyfriend convinced her to place the bomb - Full Story
October 25, 2011

Ga. man convicted in plot to seize courthouse

Man was a part of a Georgia militia and the 'birther' movement that disputes Obama's US citizenship - Full Story
August 31, 2011

Video: Teens attack juvie court cop

Surveillance footage shows four young men drive up, park, and exit their vehicle - Full Story
May 18, 2011

Video: A closer look at 'perp walks'

CNN reviews the practice and takes a look at some of the best perp walks ever - Full Story
April 21, 2011

Cop killer attends bill signing, Wash. Gov. unfazed

I don't screen people; it's a free process here for people to come in and observe if they choose," the Gov. said - Full Story
March 25, 2011

Video: Marshal hurt in courtroom scuffle with woman

The injured marshal received treatment for a knee injury and a cut on his face - Full Story
February 03, 2011

Cop shoots defendant in Ala. courtroom

The judge pulled a gun on a crutch-swinging defendant who went wild after he was found guilty of harassment - Full Story



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