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August 15, 2014

Calif. cop shoots, kills drill-wielding woman who threatened family

Woman called 911 and said she was going to kill her family with an Uzi if the cops didn't show up - Full Story
August 15, 2014

Police commission leader: LAPD, Mo. shootings not comparable

Death prompted a backlash on social media against the LAPD, with some comparing it to the shooting of Michael Brown - Full Story
August 15, 2014
Details emerge in Mo. shooting, protests calm

Details emerge in Mo. shooting, protests calm

18-year-old Michael Brown, whose fatal shooting by police ignited days of heated protests, was suspected of stealing cigars and pushing a clerk at a convenience store - Full Story
August 14, 2014

6 Democrats: Feds should look into NYPD in-custody death

Reps. Hakeem Jeffries and Yvette Clarke led a group of six who called into question whether the DA can adequately investigate the case - Full Story
August 14, 2014
Video: NM man shot to death after violent vehicular rampage

Video: NM man shot to death after violent vehicular rampage

Man was shot dead August 4th by a deputy after ramming multiple vehicles — including the officer's — and attempting to run over his girlfriend - Full Story
August 14, 2014

Conflicting accounts in fatal LAPD shooting as investigation continues

On Wednesday, LAPD released a detailed narrative of the confrontation, alleging that the man tackled one officer and went for his gun before police opened fire - Full Story
August 14, 2014

Vest saves cop shot in Texas; suspect killed

Officer John Calhoun was shot Wednesday afternoon while struggling with an armed man near a bus stop - Full Story
August 14, 2014

'Anonymous' releases name it claims is Mo. cop in OIS

Police and prosecutors have declined to name the officer, citing concerns that his life, and the lives of his relatives, could be endangered - Full Story
August 14, 2014
Violence continues in Mo. police protests

Violence continues in Mo. police protests

Missouri State Highway Patrol will take over supervising security in the St. Louis suburb that's been the scene of violent protests - Full Story
August 13, 2014

Video: Pa. cop describes shooting that left partner paralyzed

James Hill is on trial for charges of attempted homicide and related counts in the shooting - Full Story



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