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November 04, 2010

Ariz. county to pay $2M to La. man shot in eye

The county's deputies were working in New Orleans in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and allegedly shot the man in his eye after a bout of road rage - Full Story
November 03, 2010

Mass. cop shot serving warrant, suspect killed

The 9-year veteran was shot three times in the chest - Full Story
October 29, 2010

Sheriff: Alleged serial stabber attacks Mich. officer

Abuelazam was unshackled and outside his cell Wednesday night when he attacked the two deputies - Full Story
October 26, 2010

Pa. cop pays victim's family, city not liable for death

The family says it was nice to receive damages, "but it would have been good to send a message to the city" - Full Story
October 25, 2010

NC cops shoot woman who threatened to kill them

The police chief said she appeared to be highly disturbed - Full Story
August 30, 2010

2 Alaska officers killed, triggering standoff

The shooting leaves the town of Hoonah, population 800, with just one officer - Full Story
August 25, 2010

Was the NOPD told to shoot looters after Katrina?

The accounts of orders to "shoot looters," "take back the city," or "do what you have to do" are fragmentary - Full Story
July 19, 2010

Northern Calif. cops trust their TASERs

By Matt Hawk The Eureka Times-StandardEUREKA, Calif. — Eureka Police Lt. Antonio Zanotti said he... - Full Story
July 19, 2010

Calif. officers have 'minor injuries' after freeway gunfight

A convicted felon armed with three guns and wearing a vest opened fire on California Highway Patrol officers during a traffic stop - Full Story
June 19, 2010

Witness in BART killing: 'They never struggled with me'

Says none of the officers withdrew their guns except for Mehserle - Full Story

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