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.
NEW YORK — Two New York Police Department officers were shot during a traffic stop in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn early Monday morning.
The two officers were on patrol in a marked car when, at 2:30 a.m., they pulled over a black SUV that they thought was stolen and were fired upon from the car, the police said. One of the officers was able to return fire - Full Story