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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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Study: Diverse police forces not cure-all for fatal shootings

A growing body of research suggests that intractable circumstances of economics, culture and geography have more to do with shootings by police than the race of the officers - Full Story

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DOJ announces Ferguson police probe

DOJ announces Ferguson police probe

Investigation will look at department practices over the past few years, including patterns of stops, arrests and use of force, as well as the training officers receive - Full Story

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NY officer killed in gunfire exchange

NY officer killed in gunfire exchange

Rochester officer was fatally shot in an exchange of gunfire during a pursuit, the first member of the city's police force to be killed in the line of duty since 1959 - Full Story

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SC man that shot cop suspect in 'thrill kill' homicides

SC man that shot cop suspect in 'thrill kill' homicides

23-year-old Evan Casey Bennett murdered 2 security guards before killing his stepfather and shooting an officer 3 times outside a police headquarters - Full Story

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Trial begins in case of man shot, paralyzed after fighting cops

Lawyer has said his client did nothing wrong and responded to an escalating situation the officers created - Full Story

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Mo. police shooting lawsuits seek Brown's juvenile records

Mo. police shooting lawsuits seek Brown's juvenile records

18-year-old fatally shot by an officer didn't face any juvenile charges at the time of his death and never was charged with a serious felony such as murder, robbery or burglary - Full Story

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Texas police fatally shoot man with replica

Six officers opened fire on 30-year-old Jose Walter Garza after arriving on-scene.

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Video: Texas police fatally shoot man with replica

Six officers opened fire on 30-year-old Jose Walter Garza after arriving on-scene - Full Story

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Pit bull fatally shot after biting officer, charging another

The incident occurred after an officer responding to a domestic disturbance call was bitten by the dog.

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Video: Pit bull fatally shot after biting officer, charging another

The incident occurred after an officer responding to a domestic disturbance call was bitten by the dog - Full Story



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Officer-Involved Shootings Columnists

10-43: Be Advised... 10-43: Be Advised...
with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief
Firearms Evals Firearms Evals
with Andrew L. Butts