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Officer-Involved Shootings

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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November 05, 2014

Ferguson protest leaders seek heads-up on Wilson decision

Activists asked Wednesday for advance notice before prosecutors announce whether officer will face charges, saying they can help prevent violence if they have 48 hours to prepare - Full Story
November 05, 2014
NJ officer shot saved by vest, man arrested

NJ officer shot saved by vest, man arrested

A veteran police sergeant’s vest is being credited for saving him in a Wednesday confrontation that ended in gunfire - Full Story
November 05, 2014
Over 100 items found in hangar near Pa. manhunt's end

Over 100 items found in hangar near Pa. manhunt's end

Eric Frein stowed Soviet-era weapons alongside modern technology and found sustenance in bags of beans and a bottle of soy sauce - Full Story
November 05, 2014

Police: Pa. ambush suspect used Internet while on run

Suspect told police he used unprotected Wi-Fi hotspots to connect to the Internet, raising the possibility he knew where police were focusing their search efforts each day - Full Story
November 03, 2014

Prosecutor: Fatal shooting of costumed man with sword justified

Officers were justified in fatally shooting a young man who was wielding a sword as part of a Japanese anime costume - Full Story
November 03, 2014
White House: Ferguson no-fly didn't restrict press

White House: Ferguson no-fly didn't restrict press

St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar defended his department's involvement Monday, telling reporters that "at no time did we request that only media be kept out of the airspace" - Full Story
November 03, 2014

Ohio cop killer loses death sentence appeal

Ashford Thompson shot Officer Joshua Miktarian 4 times in the head, at close range, after Thompson had been stopped for playing loud music in his car - Full Story
November 03, 2014

NY man enters police car, shot after taking cop's gun

Man is in critical condition after jumping into an unmarked patrol car and grabbing an officer’s gun - Full Story
November 03, 2014
Slain Pa. trooper's memory alive at his barracks

Slain Pa. trooper's memory alive at his barracks

Amid the rows of white wood lockers inside Blooming Grove state police barracks, one of the 52 doors is marked with something other than a number - Full Story
November 02, 2014
NM deputies shared similar hopes before fatal blue-on-blue

NM deputies shared similar hopes before fatal blue-on-blue

Before the violent clash that ended one of their lives and permanently altered the other's, the two deputies shared some things in common - Full Story



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