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Week-290-July-21-2006

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Former Md. officer declared unfit for trial on killings of two other officers
A double-murder trial is on hold in Baltimore County because the defendant, a former police officer with a state agency who is accused of killing two Baltimore City police officers, has been found incompetent ... Full Story

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Two officers killed, another arrested in suspected Baltimore love triangle

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(left) Baltimore officers carry the casket of slain Baltimore police officer Adam Vazquez. Eugene Victor Perry Jr., 33, an officer, was charged with murder Thursday in the shooting deaths of Vazquez and another Baltimore officer. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

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P1 readers respond to Kids & Guns mailbag
The L.A. Times reported last week that LAPD officer Enrique Chavez was shot in the chest by his 3-year-old son. The child got hold of the officer's service weapon while the officer was stopped at a red light ... Full Story

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Kids & Guns: Strategies for avoiding firearms tragedies

Boy, 3, shoots father, an LAPD officer, with service weapon

Calif. officer shot by son now in fair condition

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(above) Brandon Snell (right) learns to load and shoot a .22 caliber pistol during a firearms safety day.

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News Headlines:

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Harris DLS Sonars Used at Moosehead Lake in Maine
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Texas trooper survived 'by grace of God'
[Tyler, TX]
N.Y. suspects had gun that can penetrate bulletproof vests
[New York, NY]
3 Boston officers arrested on federal drug charges in Miami
[Boston, MA]
Tenn. officer run down by drug suspect
[Memphis, TN]

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Press Release:
LDV Well Represented at Mobile Command Rally
Murders down, arrests up in New Orleans
[New Orleans, LA]
Investigation: Chicago police tortured scores of black suspects
[Chicago, IL]
Ill. sergeant charged in rapes will remain on city payroll
[Bloomington, IL]
Gang activity spikes, Kansas police say
[Topeka, KS]

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