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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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July 22, 2014
Man arrested in Kan. pursuit that left girl dead

Man arrested in Kan. pursuit that left girl dead

Police Chief Pat Kitchens declined to discuss details of the case or declare that the suspect had fired the fatal shot - Full Story
July 21, 2014

Ind. boy raises over $10K for body armor in honor of fallen cop

At just 8-years-old, Jacen Troxell has the desire to protect and serve - Full Story
July 21, 2014

Charges mount against Calif. robbery suspect

19-year-old Stockton man is expected to be charged Monday with triple-murder in the deaths of a woman taken hostage and two other robbery suspects - Full Story
July 21, 2014

4 officers hurt, suspect killed in Wash. shootout, explosion

During the gunfire, one shot hit a propane tank, causing it to explode and injure four of five officers involved in the incident - Full Story
July 20, 2014
Suspect in Wash. cop shooting dies at hospital

Suspect in Wash. cop shooting dies at hospital

During a routine check on Thursday, corrections deputies saw that James T. Sapp, 47, was attempting to kill himself - Full Story
July 20, 2014

Police: Men may have robbed Calif. bank before

Police were investigating whether the same men who robbed a bank, took hostages and led a deadly chase and shootout carried out other recent bank heists - Full Story
July 19, 2014

Robbers' families say police acted appropriately in fatal pursuit

"We hold no animosity or blame the Stockton Police Department for behaving the way they did," said a father of one of the robbers - Full Story
July 18, 2014

Family of slain robbery hostage starts own probe

Attorney representing the family of Misty Holt-Singh, is seeking documents, dispatch logs, video and other evidence police gathered after the hourlong robbery, pursuit and gun battle - Full Story
July 17, 2014

Cleveland settles suit over fatal police shootings

The city of Cleveland has settled a federal lawsuit filed by the estates of two unarmed people killed in a hail of 137 gunshots fired by police - Full Story



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