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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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July 16, 2009

Police fatally shoot armed man near U.S. Capitol

Associated PressWASHINGTON — A chaotic scene unfolded at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday after police... - Full Story
July 15, 2009
Explosives found at home of Texas deputy's killer

Explosives found at home of Texas deputy's killer

By Arelis Hernandez Associated PressBAYTOWN, Texas — At least 100 explosive devices were found... - Full Story
July 14, 2009

Police chief defends Va. officers in shooting

By Amanda Codispoti Roanoke TimesROANOKE, Va. — Roanoke police were called to Robert Douglas Mattox's... - Full Story
July 14, 2009

L.A. deputies thought cell phone was a gun, fatally shot man

By Richard Winton Los Angeles TimesLOS ANGELES — Two deputies apparently mistook a cellphone for... - Full Story
July 14, 2009

Former cop kills Texas deputy, dies after standoff

By Arelis Hernandez Associated PressBAYTOWN, Texas — A gunman shot and killed a southeast Texas... - Full Story
July 13, 2009
Officer deaths up in first half of '09

Officer deaths up in first half of '09

By Kevin Johnson USA TodayWASHINGTON — The number of police officers killed in the line of duty... - Full Story
July 13, 2009

N.Y. officer fatally shoots man who attacked him

By Tom Hays Associated PressNEW YORK &mdsah; A man who told an undercover policeman to get off his... - Full Story
July 11, 2009

Wash. police fatally shoot man on rampage

Associated PressSPOKANE, Wash. — Police fatally shot a man after he allegedly beat a woman with... - Full Story
July 09, 2009

NYPD cops hit with ricocheting gunfire aimed at dog

By Chuck Bennett and Larry Celona New York PostNEW YORK — Three NYPD officers and a civilian were... - Full Story
July 09, 2009

N.C. man shot officer through door, claims he "had no target"

News and ObserverDURHAM, N.C. — Whoever fired the bullet that struck a Durham police officer in... - Full Story



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