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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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May 19, 2015

No charges for off-duty Mo. cop in fatal shooting

Attorney for the family said Tuesday he plans to file a wrongful-death lawsuit - Full Story
May 19, 2015
Memo: Violence long simmered between rival Texas biker gangs

Memo: Violence long simmered between rival Texas biker gangs

In a memo dated May 1, the Texas Department of Public Safety cautioned authorities about increasing violence between the Bandidos and the Cossacks - Full Story
May 19, 2015
Obama signs bill creating nationwide alert system for police

Obama signs bill creating nationwide alert system for police

System, similar to Amber Alerts, to help catch anyone who hurts, kills or makes credible threats against cops - Full Story
May 18, 2015

Supreme Court: Police immune over arrest of mentally ill woman

Left undecided question of whether police should have taken special precautions when arresting armed and violent people suffering from mental illness - Full Story
May 18, 2015
Wis. cop cleared in fatal OIS wants to return to force

Wis. cop cleared in fatal OIS wants to return to force

City's police chief said he fears for the officer's safety - Full Story
May 18, 2015
170 arrests made after deadly biker gang shootout in Texas

170 arrests made after deadly biker gang shootout in Texas

Law enforcement remained on alert Monday after a deadly shootout between rival biker gangs shook up the community - Full Story
May 18, 2015
Fla. officer shot, suspect killed in gun battle

Fla. officer shot, suspect killed in gun battle

18-year-old gunman yelled, "Go ahead and kill me" to the officers as the Sunday shootout occurred - Full Story
May 17, 2015
Police: 9 dead in shootout between Texas cops, biker gangs

Police: 9 dead in shootout between Texas cops, biker gangs

Shootout erupted among rival biker gangs at a Central Texas restaurant, sending patrons and bystanders fleeing for safety - Full Story
May 17, 2015
Thousands attend funeral for 2nd slain Miss. officer

Thousands attend funeral for 2nd slain Miss. officer

Thousands of mourners and officers from around the country paid their respects to 25-year-old Officer Liquori Tate - Full Story
May 15, 2015

Video: No charges for Ill. officer in fatal shooting of teen

Fleeing teen was holding a loaded handgun and the officer feared for his life and a fellow officer's - Full Story



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