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August 08, 2014

Calif. police kill suspect after baby stabbed to death

Violent incident left the baby's mother critically wounded and the suspected assailant shot dead - Full Story
August 07, 2014

Ohio official: Man killed at Wal-Mart had air rifle

The owner's manual for the MK-177 BB/Pellet rifle warns that misuse can result in serious injury or death - Full Story
August 06, 2014

Police kill gun-wielding man at Ohio Wal-Mart

Beavercreek police say the man was shot at around 8 p.m. after waving a rifle-type weapon around inside the store - Full Story
August 05, 2014

Video: LAPD motorcycle cop injured in battle with motorist

The Tuesday altercation began as the officer attempted to detain a driver who walked away after being pulled over - Full Story
August 05, 2014

Video: Cops 'fight for survival' during fatal Ohio traffic stop

Officers Thomas Weigand and Mark Bode stopped an SUV after witnessing the driver change lanes without signaling, in addition to having an illegal window tint - Full Story
August 05, 2014

Calif. cops fatally shoot woman with replica, victim misidentified

Woman pointed a replica gun at three deputies who had been dispatched to persuade her to leave her perch atop a large rock pile - Full Story
August 05, 2014

NM deputy kills suspect who rammed him with car twice

Trapped in his car after it was rammed by a pickup, the deputy shot and killed the driver as he approached - Full Story
August 04, 2014

Calif. suspect fleeing traffic stop strikes cop, gets shot

Other officers at the scene fired at the suspect vehicle as it smashed into several parked police motorcycles - Full Story
August 04, 2014

Calls for oversight renewed after fatality in Calif. hostage standoff

Mistaken killing of a man has sparked new debate over how much authority the department's independent inspector general should have in investigations - Full Story
August 04, 2014

Minn. police kill carjacking suspect who opened fire

Man was shot and killed after he fired at St. Paul police officers who pulled him over on suspicion of carjacking Sunday - Full Story



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