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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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N.M. officer fatally shoots armed suspect

By Michael Gisick Albuquerque Tribune An Albuquerque police officer shot and killed a man in the North... - Full Story


N.O. officers charged in deadly shooting return to work; NAACP requests investigation

By MARY FOSTER, Associated Press Writer NEW ORLEANS- Six of the seven police officers charged in a deadly... - Full Story


Off-duty Wash. officer fatally shoots gunman

By Scott Gutierrez, P-I reporter The Seattle Post-Intelligencer An off-duty King County sheriff's sergeant... - Full Story


Garden Grove, CA police shoot man wielding sledgehammer

By Ashley Powers, Times Staff Writer Los Angeles Times A Garden Grove police officer shot and killed... - Full Story


Texas police fatally shoot woman who had 14-inch knife

Editor's Note -- These officers did a good job of trying a less lethal option against an emotionally... - Full Story


Calif. deputies fatally shoot suspected drunk driver

By Gregor McGavin The Press Enterprise Residents of a quiet Home Gardens cul-de-sac were still in shock... - Full Story


Man shot by an Ind. officer keeps driving

By Vic Ryckaert Indianapolis Star An Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officer shot a man in... - Full Story


Philly officers subdue man who shot at them

By Joseph A. Gambardello Philadelphia Inquirer Two police officers escaped harm when a drug suspect fired... - Full Story


Oregon SWAT officer shoots colleague in the foot

Editor's Note -- Below are three principles related to involuntary discharge as determined by Dr. Roger... - Full Story


Chicago man shot after pulling gun in police station

By Annie Sweeney The Chicago Sun-Times Chicago Police shot a man in the arm Monday afternoon after he... - Full Story

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