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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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July 07, 2010

Maine man intentionally crashes into squad car

Man who "wanted to kill himself" has been charged with felony aggravated assault and aggravated criminal mischief... "there may be additional charges" - Full Story
June 23, 2010

Video: Apparent suicide by cop attempt resolved without injury

By PoliceOne StaffA man claiming he had a bomb in a box at Los Angeles International Airport was hit... - Full Story
June 07, 2010

Mich. hit man pleads guilty to killing cop's wife

Says the woman's husband hired him to kill her - Full Story
February 12, 2010
Oregon grand jury criticizes police for shooting

Oregon grand jury criticizes police for shooting

The letter says Portland police should be 'held accountable' for an officer who shot an unarmed man in the back - Full Story
February 05, 2010

Report finds Ga. cop fired at suspect in self-defense

Officer Lyndsey Perry was cleared of all charges in the fatal shooting - Full Story
January 26, 2010

Chief says Calif. police shooting was 'suicide by cop'

Police fatally shot a man coming at them with a machete - Full Story
December 29, 2009

Suspect shot by Dallas police said he wanted to die

By Scott Goldstein Dallas Morning NewsDALLAS — Fifteen police officers shot at a robbery suspect... - Full Story
December 11, 2009

Evidence shows S.C. teen hoped to die in cop attack

By Jeffrey Collins Associated PressCOLUMBIA, S.C. — With the suicide note he worked on for a week... - Full Story
October 07, 2009

Tenn. officers seek dismissal of excessive force lawsuit

By Jacqueline Koch Chattanooga Times Free PressAn attorney for six officers who shot to death a man reportedly... - Full Story
August 05, 2009

Tenn. police fire 59 shots at man with rifle threatening suicide

By Bill Poovey Associated PressCHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Six officers fired at least 59 shots in less... - Full Story



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