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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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September 01, 2015
Suspect in Houston deputy attack had history of mental illness

Suspect in Houston deputy attack had history of mental illness

The suspect was once declared mentally incompetent and had spent time in a mental hospital - Full Story
September 01, 2015

Investigators: Ga. cop seriously wounded after 'likely' blue-on-blue

A police officer was shot in the hip and was listed in serious condition - Full Story
August 31, 2015

Vest saves Pa. cop shot in chest

The officer returned home safely after the hospital visit - Full Story
August 31, 2015

Trending Topics: When gunfire erupts inside a courthouse

By PoliceOne Staff Despite security measures meant to mitigate the risk of danger, acts of violence continue... - Full Story
August 31, 2015

Suspect in ambush of Houston-area deputy held without bond

Suspect was charged with capital murder for unprovoked attack on deputy - Full Story
August 31, 2015

Ind. cop target of gunfire from passing car

The officer was targeted at random as he was taking a vandalism report - Full Story
August 31, 2015
Police worry about their own safety after killings: 'It's a different world'

Police worry about their own safety after killings: 'It's a different world'

The Houston ambush was the latest in a spate of deadly attacks in which police officers have been the targets - Full Story
August 30, 2015

Bystander dies after being shot by NYPD undercover officer

Officer opened fire on an armed suspect during an undercover gun buy that went bad - Full Story
August 30, 2015
Reality Training: How cops can avoid an ambush

Reality Training: How cops can avoid an ambush

By PoliceOne Staff With the recent uptick in ambushes against cops, maintaining situational awareness... - Full Story
August 30, 2015
Police investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy

Police investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy

Arrest Saturday came less than 24 hours after authorities ambush of Darren Goforth - Full Story



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