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Officer-Involved Shootings

The Officer-Involved Shootings topic page provides news about cops in deadly confrontations, as well as tactical tips and columnists’ perspective on how to handle such situations. Most police officers will go through an entire career without discharging their weapon in the commission of their job. But on a daily basis, every single officer thinks about being in a gunfight.
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April 17, 2014
Wounded Ore. officer: Fallen K-9 'saved my life'

Wounded Ore. officer: Fallen K-9 'saved my life'

K-9 unit Officer Jeff Dorn is recovering from leg wounds and his police dog Mick was fatally shot Wednesday - Full Story
April 16, 2014

Ore. cop shot, K-9 killed in traffic stop shooting

An Oregon officer was shot and a K-9 was killed after a suspect with a rifle opened fire during a traffic stop - Full Story
April 16, 2014

Minn. deputy shot during traffic stop, suspect arrested

The deputy returned fire but missed the suspect, who fled in a vehicle - Full Story
April 15, 2014
Wis. cop paralyzed in shooting dies from injuries

Wis. cop paralyzed in shooting dies from injuries

A Wis. deputy died Monday, after succumbing to complications stemming from a gunshot wound he received in a shootout with a suspect in 1991 - Full Story
April 15, 2014

Man killed in Nev. OIS acted bizarrely in days before incident

Suspect had stopped working and sleeping, and had begun talking to imaginary people - Full Story
April 15, 2014

Fla. deputy shot, suspect killed

A suspected bank robber died in a hail of bullets during a midday shootout Monday - Full Story
April 15, 2014

Video: Violent Iowa shootout captured on dash cam

Officer Brendan Zeimet was shot by 30-year-old Aaron Edward Scott on April 1 as he approached the suspect’s vehicle - Full Story
April 14, 2014

Suspect tries to run over Ill. cops, fatally shot

A man who tried to run over officers after a motel robbery was shot to death by police - Full Story
April 12, 2014

2 Wash. officer-involved shootings ruled justified

Two separate shootings last year involving 4 officers were ruled justified - Full Story
April 11, 2014

Citizens outraged after NC mayor attends cop killer's funeral

New Bern's mayor and other officials were strongly chastised Tuesday for their actions following the March 28 shooting incident that led to the death of an officer - Full Story

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