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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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Kentucky cop accidentally shoots man; meant to draw TASER

By Greg Kocher The Kentucky Herald-LeaderNICHOLASVILLE, Kent. — A Nicholasville police officer... - Full Story


Iowa police fatally shoot man after struggle

By Tom Ales The Des Moines Register Related: When the smoke clears: Your legal first aid after a shootingDES... - Full Story


Off-duty Md. officer fatally shot by city police

By Gus G. Sentementes The Baltimore SunBALTIMORE — An off-duty Baltimore police officer fatally... - Full Story


N.C. cop dragged by car, shoots suspect

By Victoria Cherrie The Charlotte Observer, N.C.CHARLOTTE — An arrest warrant Tuesday charges a... - Full Story


Ga. officer shot in neck

The Associated PressTIFTON, Ga. — A Tifton police officer is recovering after being shot in the... - Full Story


Ind. deputy shot during domestic

By Stephanie Mojica The News and TribuneNEW WASHINGTON, Ind. — A Clark County Sheriff’s Department... - Full Story

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N.J. officer wounded in shooting spree

N.J. officer wounded in shooting spree

IRVINGTON, N.J. — A gunman shot a driver stopped at a traffic light and killed a pedestrian before firing at and wounding a police sergeant in his squad Sunday.

After shooting a driver, the gunman passed a squad, backed up and told the sergeant inside that a shooting had just taken place. He then drew his gun and shot the sergeant

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Suspect arrested in N.J. officer shooting

The Associated PressIRVINGTON, N.J. — Authorities were trying to determine yesterday whether a... - Full Story


Ala. police shoot man during gunfight

By Alan Riquelmy The Columbus Ledger-EnquirerLANETT, Ala. — A man, authorities say, fired shots... - Full Story


N.J. officer wounded in shooting spree

The Associated Press Related: Suspect arrestd in N.J. officer shooting IRVINGTON, N.J. — Police... - Full Story

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