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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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Md. man who pulled gun on cop is on life support

When the man refused to drop the weapon, an officer fired, striking the man multiple times - Full Story


Calif. man kills Mormon bishop, shoots at cops

The man did not seem to know the bishop and is not a member of the church - Full Story


2 Alaska officers killed, triggering standoff

The shooting leaves the town of Hoonah, population 800, with just one officer - Full Story


2 of Alaska village's 4 officers fatally shot

Alaska law enforcement and a SWAT team have surrounded the home of the gunman and hope for a peaceful end to the standoff - Full Story


Ill. police shoot knife-wielding man

Police first fired multiple less lethal rounds but the man still did not comply with orders - Full Story


Officers rally around severely wounded Calif. cop Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

Officers rally around severely wounded Calif. cop

A Fremont police officer underwent surgery late Friday — a Bay Area blood drive may help him survive - Full Story


Sheriff's deputy fatally shot near Ariz.-Utah border

Dozens of officers search in a remote Utah desert for a gunman who shot a deputy - Full Story


Training to hit a less-than-ideal target

When it’s determined that employing your firearm is warranted, a center mass delivery is obviously... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only


Was the NOPD told to shoot looters after Katrina?

The accounts of orders to "shoot looters," "take back the city," or "do what you have to do" are fragmentary - Full Story

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with Dennis Haworth
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with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief