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Suicide by Cop

The Suicide by Cop topic page offers news, expert opinion, and advice for dealing with the possible aftermath of the unique type of officer-involved shooting that occurs when a suspect deliberately provokes an officer to shoot.
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November 28, 2007

The hazards of face-to-face communications with armed suspects

By Deputy Chief Michael Hillman, LAPD Reprinted with permission from the LAPD Recently, I reviewed a... - Full Story
September 26, 2007

Classes at Wisconsin college resume as police search for suicidal gunman

By Ryan J. Foley The Associated Press MADISON, Wis. — University students returned to class Wednesday... - Full Story
July 04, 2007

Fatal shooting of Boston man called "suicide-by-cop"

By Claire Cummings The Boston Globe QUINCY, Mass. — Police shot and killed a 65-year-old Quincy man yesterday... - Full Story
June 13, 2007

Teen breaks into N.H. police station, fires shots

The Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, N.H — A former student whose disturbing online messages caused a modified... - Full Story
May 28, 2007

N.H. officer stabbed; situation escalates into "suicide by cop" scenario

Editor's Note — In light this would-be "suicide by cop" incident, we felt it crucial to remind you of... - Full Story
May 08, 2007

Woman with knife lunges at officers inside Houston PD

By MIKE GLENN The Houston Chronicle HOUSTON, Tex. — A distraught woman wielding a knife called for police... - Full Story
April 24, 2007

Deaths at Calif. resort called 'suicide-by-cop'

By Christopher Goffard, Garrett Therolf and Ashley Powers Los Angeles Times LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. — On... - Full Story
March 13, 2007

Suicide-by-cop can be hard to determine

By Rick Brewer, The Record, Stockton, Calif. Related Stories: P-1 Special Report: Suicide By Cop: 15... - Full Story
February 26, 2007

Calif. police fatally shoot suspect after ignoring SWAT orders

By Jaxon Van Derbeken The San Francisco Chronicle A 23-year-old suspected of killing his cousin in Oakland... - Full Story
January 27, 2007

Cape Cod: Man with gun asked police to shoot him

By Boston Globe Staff YARMOUTH, Mass. -- Yarmouth police faced some tense moments overnight on Cape Cod... - Full Story



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