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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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Blue on Blue: Reactions to a cop-on-cop shooting Dr. Laurence Miller - Practical Police Psychology

Blue on Blue: Reactions to a cop-on-cop shooting

In a few, fortunately quite rare cases, a good guy becomes the bad guy and these encounters turn deadly - Full Story


Video: NM police pursue man before fatal shooting

Suspect reportedly tried to shoot his estranged wife, had a history of violence and suicide-by-cop attempts - Full Story


Ohio officials think man's intention was suicide-by-cop

Study: 36 percent of the officer-involved shootings nationwide from 1998 to 2006 were a 'suicide by cop' situation - Full Story


Tulsa suspect's brother killed by police in 2005

Tulsa suspect's brother killed by police in 2005

Authorities were investigating Thursday whether the suspected gunman in a shootout near a Tulsa courthouse was trying suicide by cop - Full Story


Man wielding replica gun killed in OIS

Brad Morgan, 21, told dispatchers he wanted police to kill him - Full Story


WV chief: Officers' actions in shooting 'flawless'

Chief: Officers gave suspect 'repeated verbal commands to get out of his car and put his hands up' - Full Story


Police: Man told Calif. cops to shoot

Suspect continually reached toward his waistband as though he had a gun - Full Story


Suicide by cop possible in Chicago 'L' station fatality

A man pointed two pistols at officers, a Fraternal Order of Police spokesman said - Full Story


Police kill man shooting at cars in Hollywood

Associated PressLOS ANGELES — A gunman who fired at cars and shouted "kill me" and "I'm... - Full Story

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