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August 26, 2013

NY police rescue woman from would-be murderer

Police shot a man as he repeatedly stabbed his ex-girlfriend in the stomach and legs - Full Story
August 26, 2013

Police: Fla. man threatened to kill wife over cat litter

Avelino Urbano Garon, 59, was arrested for threatening his wife with a knife over whose job it was to empty the litter box - Full Story
July 29, 2013

Video: Police fatally shoot knife-wielding teen on bus

Witnesses are questioning why 9 shots were fired at the teen, who approached police with a knife and ignored orders - Full Story
July 25, 2013

Ex-pro wrestler arrested in fatal stabbing

Brian McGhee, better known as "The Future" Donovan Ruddick, stabbed a woman to death then crashed his vehicle fleeing police - Full Story
July 09, 2013

NM police fatally shoot crazed, knife-wielding man

The man was a mentally ill Vietnam veteran that police had dealt with before, and he approached with two knives - Full Story
July 01, 2013

Video released of cop killing man in deadly Walmart standoff

Capt. David Huff, a trained hostage negotiator, fired at point-blank range at a man holding a young girl at knife-point - Full Story
June 26, 2013

Blade-wielding man shot, killed by officer after traffic stop

The man got out of his car and approaches the officer with a blade in each hand, refusing to drop them - Full Story
June 21, 2013

DEA agent killed in Colombia robbery attempt

James Terry Watson, 43, was stabbed 4 times after 3 suspects pulled him out of a taxi - Full Story
June 20, 2013
Calif. man jailed for throwing spear at moving car

Calif. man jailed for throwing spear at moving car

Jeffrey Allen Jones was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon - Full Story
June 20, 2013

Ga. police sergeant reinstated 6 years after stabbing

Sgt. Courtney Gale was sworn in this week - she was stabbed 12 times working as a security guard at a market - Full Story



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