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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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September 02, 2013

Ill. police shoot lunging, knife-wielding man

The officers struck the man with a baton and sprayed him with pepper spray but neither affected the man.
September 01, 2013

Off-duty Chicago cop fatally shoots burglar

The officer identified himself but the burglar refused to surrender, repeatedly telling the officer "you don't want no part of me."
August 28, 2013

Police officer attempts to shoot doctor

A police officer in India attempted to shoot a doctor after he refused to fake documents.
August 28, 2013

Tenn. suicide-by-cop incident caught on dashcam

On April 14, 2011, 34-year-old Guy Ronald McDowell abruptly stopped his car, and instead of complying with officers’ clear instructions to get out of the car with his hands up, “McDowell chose to exit with the firearm, pointed it at officers and then made a racking motion with the weapon as he leveled it at the officers,” said Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch.
August 22, 2013

NYPD sued for death of store owner during robbery

Reynaldo Cuevas was running away from the ambush when he slammed into an officer, which caused his gun to fire.
August 22, 2013

Former cop: Shooting is never a 'win' situation

Police-involved shootings in real life are not like what people see on TV, with the suspects often being shot in a leg or arm.
August 15, 2013

Raw video: Officers King and Wanschura discuss ambush attack

St. Paul Police Officers Daniel King and Brian Wanschura were ambushed by a gunman in October 2012. In this raw video clip, the two officers discuss the incident with KSTP-TV reporter Jay Kolls.
August 13, 2013

SWAT storms apartment during hostage situation

Police entered the Florida flat as two hostages were being held at gunpoint. The gunman, who was killed in the subsequent firefight, had murdered six people. The two hostages were saved.
August 12, 2013

Off-duty cops pursue, wound gunman who shot bus driver

The officers had to make a "life-and-death" decision whether to shoot the suspect, who was on a bus with passengers.



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