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September 04, 2014
NY officer killed in gunfire exchange

NY officer killed in gunfire exchange

Rochester officer was fatally shot in an exchange of gunfire during a pursuit, the first member of the city's police force to be killed in the line of duty since 1959 - Full Story
September 03, 2014
SC man that shot cop suspect in 'thrill kill' homicides

SC man that shot cop suspect in 'thrill kill' homicides

23-year-old Evan Casey Bennett murdered 2 security guards before killing his stepfather and shooting an officer 3 times outside a police headquarters - Full Story
September 03, 2014

Trial begins in case of man shot, paralyzed after fighting cops

Lawyer has said his client did nothing wrong and responded to an escalating situation the officers created - Full Story
September 03, 2014
Mo. police shooting lawsuits seek Brown's juvenile records

Mo. police shooting lawsuits seek Brown's juvenile records

18-year-old fatally shot by an officer didn't face any juvenile charges at the time of his death and never was charged with a serious felony such as murder, robbery or burglary - Full Story
September 02, 2014

Video: Texas police fatally shoot man with replica

Six officers opened fire on 30-year-old Jose Walter Garza after arriving on-scene - Full Story
September 02, 2014

Video: Pit bull fatally shot after biting officer, charging another

The incident occurred after an officer responding to a domestic disturbance call was bitten by the dog - Full Story
September 02, 2014
No gray area: Beliefs shape views of fatal Mo. police shooting

No gray area: Beliefs shape views of fatal Mo. police shooting

Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception - Full Story
September 02, 2014

Suspected carjacker shot by police in Portland freeway standoff

The ensuing standoff with the wounded suspect led to a long Labor Day closure of the freeway - Full Story
August 31, 2014

Trending topics: When cops fight for survival

By PoliceOne Staff For this week's 'Trending Topics,' we take a look back at the month of... - Full Story
August 31, 2014
200 rally at scene of fatal Ohio police shooting

200 rally at scene of fatal Ohio police shooting

Some 200 people held signs and chanted Saturday outside a Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police - Full Story



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