Are Cops Being Targeted?

April 30, 2004

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Are Cops Being Targeted?
Are Cops Being Targeted? Many believe the spate of recent fatal shootings signals something more ominous than the kind of peril officers usually face. There's a common thread in many shootings aimed at officers, officials said. Slaying an officer often enhances the status of both the gang and the gang member, turning them into "heroes" and giving them notoriety and protection inside the prison system

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