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Officer-Involved Shootings

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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May 30, 2014

NC cop accidentally shot by fellow cop confronting armed suspect

Officer K.J. Barefoot, 31, was taken to WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh for treatment of the leg wound and later released - Full Story
May 30, 2014

Off-duty cop fatally shoots armed teen robber in New Orleans

The officer was helping friends change a flat tire when they were approached by an armed robber - Full Story
May 29, 2014

Seattle police file lawsuit, say force policies unconstitutional

Officers have filed a federal civil rights complaint against city and federal officials, saying use-of-force polices restrict their rights to protect themselves - Full Story
May 28, 2014

Chicago cop given department's highest honor for second time

8 1/2-year veteran honored for her bravery in 2012 shooting - Full Story
May 28, 2014

FBI: Man shot Ariz. officer with rifle

Man carefully balanced a rifle on the roof of his car and fired two shots, striking the officer in the head before he got out of his patrol car - Full Story
May 27, 2014

Supreme Court sides with police over fatal Ark. pursuit

Ruling Tuesday reversed a lower court decision that allowed the lawsuit to go forward against six West Memphis, Ark., officers - Full Story
May 27, 2014

LA officer wounded in fatal shootout

LA County sheriff's deputy was shot Monday during an incident that left one person dead - Full Story
May 26, 2014

NY cop attacked with box cutter, suspect killed

Officers were dispatched to an intersection where the man was stopping and screaming at cars - Full Story
May 26, 2014

Chicago police shoot knife-wielding man who chased paramedics

The man jumped on a firetruck as paramedics responded to a 911 call of a stabbed person - Full Story
May 25, 2014
Suspect in Calif. shooting rampage blamed women

Suspect in Calif. shooting rampage blamed women

In YouTube videos and a long written manifesto, Elliot Rodger aired his contempt for everyone from his roommates to the whole human race - Full Story



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