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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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March 22, 2015

'Killer cops' graffitied outside Philly police HQ

Anti-police message came after DA said Thursday that the two unidentified officers involved in the deadly altercation wouldn't face criminal charges - Full Story
March 22, 2015
Police: Suspect shot at New Orleans airport has died

Police: Suspect shot at New Orleans airport has died

Richard White, 63, had been shot Friday night as he chased an unarmed TSA agent through a concourse full of frightened travelers - Full Story
March 21, 2015
Police: Man swinging a machete shot at New Orleans airport

Police: Man swinging a machete shot at New Orleans airport

The man pulled out a can of the insecticide and began spraying both agents and several passengers before he drew a large machete from the waistband of his pants - Full Story
March 20, 2015

NY officer shoots colleague, himself in accidental discharge

Officers were inside a Port Authority facility when the gun was fired, striking the officer in the hand and his coworker in the thigh - Full Story
March 20, 2015

Border agent fatally shoots man near US-Canada border

Man was shot in the head Thursday after an officer reported shots had been fired and asked for backup - Full Story
March 20, 2015

Board reviewing fatal Ohio Wal-Mart OIS suggests body cams

Report comes seven months after John Crawford III was shot, when police responded to a 911 call reporting a man waving what appeared to be a gun - Full Story
March 20, 2015
Video: Protesters shove cops, throw chairs after DA says Pa. OIS isn't crime

Video: Protesters shove cops, throw chairs after DA says Pa. OIS isn't crime

Ten people were arrested at a Philly community meeting after protesters battled with cops in anger over the DA's decision in a fatal OIS - Full Story
March 20, 2015

Navajo officer, gunman killed in Ariz. shooting

Incident highlights the danger that tribal officers can face when patrolling the huge reservation — sometimes alone - Full Story
March 19, 2015

Ga. chief vows transparency following recent shootings

Even as he's emerged as a leading national advocate of reform, top cop now finds his own agency under scrutiny - Full Story
March 19, 2015
Boston bomber faces state murder charge in MIT cop's death

Boston bomber faces state murder charge in MIT cop's death

Tsarnaev will still face state charges in Collier's death after his federal death penalty trial - Full Story



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