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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 08, 2009

Fatal police shooting to cost Calif. city $650K

By Henry K. Lee San Francisco ChronicleOAKLAND, Calif. — The city of Oakland is poised to pay $650,000... - Full Story
July 08, 2009

L.A. deputy shoots teen who ran from cops, brandished weapon

By Robert Jablon Associated PressLOS ANGELES — A 16-year-old boy killed while running from a Los... - Full Story
July 07, 2009

N.C. cop wounded in shootout saved by fellow officers

News & ObserverDURHAM, N.C. — A Durham police officer who was shot last week at a Shannon Road... - Full Story
July 07, 2009

S.C. killer slain by police was recent parolee

Associated PressGAFFNEY, S.C. — The serial killer who terrorized a South Carolina community by... - Full Story
July 06, 2009
S.C. cops say serial killer suspect slain

S.C. cops say serial killer suspect slain

Associated PressGAFFNEY, S.C. — A man suspected of killing five people and terrorizing a South... - Full Story
July 05, 2009

N.J. officer shoots man who tried to run him over

By Sharon Adarlo Star-LedgerNEWARK, N.J. — A Hoboken man fleeing police died yesterday, authorities... - Full Story
June 29, 2009

From lethal force to alcohol, cadets get straight talk about job pitfalls

By Patrick Walters Associated PressPHILADELPHIA — The rows of Philadelphia police cadets grew quiet... - Full Story
June 28, 2009

Houston officer's killer had past violations

By James Pinkerton and Susan Carroll Houston ChronicleHOUSTON — The gunman who shot and killed... - Full Story
June 28, 2009
Chicago police share untold stories at reunion for '68 convention

Chicago police share untold stories at reunion for '68 convention

Associated PressCHICAGO — There was no tear gas anywhere, and some of those who showed up for a... - Full Story
June 28, 2009

N.Y. police nab suspect at daycare drug haven

Associated PressNEW YORK — Police shot and wounded an armed man during a brazen robbery attempt... - Full Story



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