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.
Incredible dash cam video released Fri. shows a Mich. officer getting shot in the chest, sending him sprawling as his vest took the impact. He and another officer returned fire, killing the suspect. A very close call
The release coincides with the filing of a federal lawsuit against the City of New Brunswick and Middlesex County by the attorneys representing Victor Rodriguez. (PoliceOne Image) "Rights were violated"