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January 27, 2015

Video: 12 Idaho cops cleared in freeway shootout, body cam released

Several officers said they saw rounds striking near them and heard them whizzing by - Full Story
January 27, 2015

Hacker group Anonymous threatens Texas PD after OIS in station

17-year-old girl who reportedly brandished a weapon was shot to death in the police station lobby Thursday - Full Story
January 27, 2015

2 Ariz. officers wounded in shootout; suspect dead

Officers are hospitalized after a shootout with a domestic violence suspect in a small town near the New Mexico border - Full Story
January 27, 2015
Appeals court weighs lawsuit in DC shooting of fleeing suspect

Appeals court weighs lawsuit in DC shooting of fleeing suspect

Justice Department, which is defending the two deputy U.S. marshals being sued, says driver was shot only after he struck one of them with his car - Full Story
January 27, 2015
Video: 2 Minn. cops shot, gunman killed during swearing-in ceremony

Video: 2 Minn. cops shot, gunman killed during swearing-in ceremony

A gunman opened fire inside a suburban Minneapolis city building Monday night while two officers were being sworn in - Full Story
January 27, 2015
Residents want charges for Colo. officers in fatal OIS

Residents want charges for Colo. officers in fatal OIS

Police opened fire and killed a suspect Monday after one officer was struck by a stolen car - Full Story
January 27, 2015

Video: Trial begins for Wash. cop killer, footage captures part of rampage

Sequence of events began Oct. 22, 2009, when Christopher Monfort is accused of firebombing police vehicles, followed by the killing of an officer on Oct. 31 - Full Story
January 26, 2015

After Ferguson, police consider 'tactical retreat' instead of force

Chiefs of the St. Louis and St. Louis County police have said in recent interviews they are reviewing training with the principles of tactical retreat in mind - Full Story
January 26, 2015
Colo. suspect killed after officer struck by car

Colo. suspect killed after officer struck by car

When officers approached the vehicle after determining it was stolen, the female driver hit one officer with the car. Police then opened fire - Full Story
January 24, 2015

Video: Okla. cop fatally shoots armed suspect during foot pursuit

Pastor called 911 and said an armed man was threatening to kill a woman who was attending a wedding - Full Story



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