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Calif. suspect killed after shootout that wounded cop, bystander

A deadly gun battle between a man and police Saturday night ended with the suspect killed and multiple shot - Full Story

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Grand jury won't indict Ferguson officer in shooting

Grand jury won't indict Ferguson officer in shooting

A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown - Full Story

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Examiner rules NYC police shooting a homicide

Examiner rules NYC police shooting a homicide

Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson has called the shooting "deeply troubling" and said it warrants "an immediate, fair and thorough investigation" - Full Story

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Fla. firefighter shot, killed after armed standoff with police

The firefighter came out of his house with two guns pointed at officers threatening to kill himself and his sister - Full Story

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Ohio police probe fatal shooting of boy with replica

On Monday, Cleveland's website was hacked and a YouTube video purporting to be from the hacker collective Anonymous was posted referencing website shutdowns and the shooting.

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Ohio police probe fatal shooting of boy with replica

Ohio police probe fatal shooting of boy with replica

The boy was confronted Saturday by officers responding to a 911 call about a male who appeared to be pulling a gun in and out of his pants - Full Story

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Ala. officer shoots knife-wielding man

Police responded to reports of a man threatening someone with a knife when the shooting occurred Friday.

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Video: Ala. officer shoots knife-wielding man

Police responded to reports of a man threatening someone with a knife when the shooting occurred Friday - Full Story

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Fla. man who ambushed cops had anti-government beliefs

Fla. man who ambushed cops had anti-government beliefs

Man fatally shot Deputy Christopher Smith, 47, on Saturday and wounded another deputy before he was killed - Full Story

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Cleveland officer fatally shoots boy holding replica

The gun was a replica of semi-automatic pistol, and the orange safety indicator in the muzzle was missing.



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Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts
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with Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.)