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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 24, 2014

NM city agrees to court oversight of police

The city of Albuquerque has agreed to let both a court and an independent monitor oversee reform of its troubled police department - Full Story
July 24, 2014
Video: Mich. cop attacked, dragged before shooting suspect in pursuit

Video: Mich. cop attacked, dragged before shooting suspect in pursuit

As the officer started to place the suspect under arrest, he began fighting the cop and reentered his vehicle – dragging the officer for a few feet as he sped off - Full Story
July 24, 2014

Ga. man attacking traffic with 'medieval' sword shot by police

Officers got calls Wednesday about a man walking in and out of traffic carrying the sword and occasionally swiping at cars - Full Story
July 23, 2014
Video: Parole agent shoots gunman 3 times in hospital standoff

Video: Parole agent shoots gunman 3 times in hospital standoff

Agent Clint Lund fired three shots at the man in a hospital lobby after he refused to drop his weapons - Full Story
July 23, 2014
2 Texas officers shot during standoff, suspect dead

2 Texas officers shot during standoff, suspect dead

29-year-old capital murder suspect had been spraying bullets toward officers who were outside the house in the town of La Joya - Full Story
July 22, 2014
Video: NY cops subdue suicidal armed robber after gun jams

Video: NY cops subdue suicidal armed robber after gun jams

As police approached, the man held the gun to his head before pointing it at officers - Full Story
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



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