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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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October 04, 2010

Chicago eliminates controversial post-shooting statements

Critics say the conclusion of the statements almost always determined that the shooting was justified - Full Story
October 04, 2010

Audio: 'I'm ready to kill cops right now'

A newly released 911 call reveals that a man gunned down by officers was threatening to kill them - Full Story
October 03, 2010

2 officers charged in Katrina convention center death

Charged with lying under oath about the shooting death of a man outside the city's convention center - Full Story
October 01, 2010

Calif. cops kill family dog during false burglary alarm

The shooting occurred just a few months after the Oakland police chief called for a review of police procedures following the controversial police shooting of a young deer - Full Story
September 29, 2010

Learning to shoot for your life

Cops must assess danger and act quickly - Full Story
September 29, 2010

Gunman shoots 2 cops in Omaha hospital

The suspect was critically injured while the officers suffered minor wounds - Full Story
September 29, 2010

Puerto Rico cop charged with murder after shooting

Shot an unarmed bystander while responding to a robbery inside a Burger King - Full Story
September 27, 2010
Ambush of Ariz. cop may have been hoax

Ambush of Ariz. cop may have been hoax

Two nationally known forensic pathologists raised questions about the nature of the officer's wound - Full Story
September 27, 2010

Calif. cop shoots, kills armed man in hotel room

The man "presented a weapon" as the officer responded to a noise complaint - Full Story
September 27, 2010

Drunk Mass. trooper crashes car, aims gun at cop

The accident woke up neighbors, including an off-duty Hub cop, who confronted the trooper at his home and called for back up - Full Story

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