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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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June 13, 2008

N.Y. police review lab work after scientist suicide

Related article: Ex-NY state police scientist found dead By Nicholas Confessore The New York TimesNEW... - Full Story
May 24, 2008

Ex-NY state police scientist found dead

By Michael Gormley The Associated PressALBANY, N.Y. - A former state police forensic scientist was found... - Full Story
May 23, 2008

Officer dies after shooting himself

By Jim LockwoodSTILLWATER, N.J. — An off-duty longtime Stillwater township police officer died... - Full Story
April 23, 2008

Calif. man leads police on chase in motorhome

By Gary Klien The Marin Independent JournalSAN RAFAEL, Calif. — A man who threatened to commit... - Full Story
April 18, 2008

Chief says student's attack on officer was 'suicide by cop'

By Pablo Lopez and Louis Galvan McClatchy Newspapers Related: Teen attacks Calif. officer with bat, fatally... - Full Story
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



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