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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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Minn. officer shot in face, suffers minor wounds

Officer Matt Hendrickson was responding to a call of a man with a gun when the suspect fired a shot in... - Full Story


Ill. teen fatally shot after pointing gun at police

By Jeremy Gorner Tribune staff reporter HARVEY, Ill. — A Harvey police officer Wednesday night shot and... - Full Story


Robber points gun at N.C. officer; suspect fatally shot

By Stanley B. Chambers Jr. The News & Observer DURHAM, N.C. — A Durham police officer shot and killed... - Full Story


Ark. Game & Fish officer shot while patrolling park

The Pine Bluff Commercial NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark.— An Arkansas Game & Fish Commission wildlife officer... - Full Story


Wisc. police vehicle the target of gunfire; 2 officers wounded

By JOHN DOBBERSTEIN and JESSE GARZA MILWAUKEE, Wis. —Two Milwaukee police officers were shot along with... - Full Story


Shot in shoulder, Phila. officer leaves hospital

By Julie Shaw The Philadelphia Daily News Related: Phila. officer shot by masked gunman who shot 3 others... - Full Story


N.M. police fatally shoot suspect in chase

By Joel Gay The Albuquerque Tribune ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A chase at speeds over 100 mph through the West... - Full Story


N.Y. guard shot in Halloween egging incident

By The Associated Press MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. — A security guard who tried to stop a group of young men... - Full Story


Officer shot during Philly holdup dies

Officer Down: Police Officer Charles Cassidy By The Associated Press PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — A police officer... - Full Story

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A violent month in the city of Brotherly Love

A violent month in the city of Brotherly Love

PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia police are looking for a man they described as "extremely armed and dangerous" as the suspect in the shooting of Police Officer Charles Cassidy this morning.

Cassidy, a 25-year veteran, was in extremely critical condition and in surgery.

"The officers who are going out there with violent criminals and weapons are being basically assassinated, basically shot for just doing their job and nothing else" - Full Story

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