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June 18, 2014

Report: Man who opened fire in custody searched 3 times prior

Isaac Vigil, 32, opened fire as he was exiting the back seat of a patrol car - Full Story
June 18, 2014

Court rules in favor of Duke University, police in shooting death suit

Court has ruled in favor of Duke and two of its officers in the 2010 shooting death of a man outside the school's hospital - Full Story
June 17, 2014
Video: Suspect shot to death by Texas cop in jail struggle

Video: Suspect shot to death by Texas cop in jail struggle

Suspect was arrested after attacking an off-duty officer and staff at a medical center, where he was taken after exhibiting bizarre behavior - Full Story
June 17, 2014

Troopers fatally shoot knife-wielding man on Seattle bridge

Incident began when State Patrol received multiple 911 calls about a tan pickup stopped in the center lanes of the bridge - Full Story
June 17, 2014

Va. police probe officer's shooting of man on street from inside squad

A Chesapeake police officer was inside a squad car last Thursday when he shot an unarmed man standing in front of him in Portsmouth - Full Story
June 16, 2014

Video: Pa. police investigate struggle during arrest at PrideFest

A police officer was put on desk duty after video surfaced showing him punching a woman at the city's gay pride parade and festival - Full Story
June 16, 2014

Ga. officer injured, suspect killed in bank robbery

An officer was injured and a suspect was shot and killed during a bank robbery Monday morning - Full Story
June 16, 2014
Md. cop kills suspect after witnessing gun battle

Md. cop kills suspect after witnessing gun battle

Officer came upon a shootout between two men Sunday afternoon and fired multiple shots, killing one while the other escaped - Full Story
June 16, 2014

2 officers, suspect injured in Calif. shootout

A BLM ranger, CHP officer and a suspect were injured Saturday - Full Story



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