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.
This week, we recap the fatal shooting of a suspect in Nevada, ask departments to come together to send love and support to an ill boy, discuss a dangerous gang war that erupted in Chicago, and more. (PoliceOne Image) Watch
Two rangers and a Nev. trooper were involved in an altercation with a suspect that ended in a shooting after the man climbed into the trooper’s SUV and tried to remove an AR-15 rifle. (LV Review-Journal Image) Watch
This week, we recap the police chief that wants his officers tweeting at crime scenes, a widow's fight for ballistic glass in squads, a reserve officer punished for carrying on school grounds, and more. (PoliceOne Image) Watch