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April 23, 2015

Inmate inside Calif. prison shot, killed by CO

An inmate at a California state prison was shot and killed to stop an attack on another who had fallen to the ground unconscious.
April 21, 2015

Former Texas cop cleared in traffic stop OIS

Michael T. Martin had faced a maximum of a year in jail if convicted of the class A misdemeanor of official oppression.
April 20, 2015

Protests, investigation after Md. man dies in custody

25-year-old man died one week after he was rushed to the hospital with spinal injuries following an encounter with four Baltimore officers.
April 19, 2015

Ohio cop refuses to shoot murder suspect charging at him

An Ohio police officer is being praised for holding his fire even as a slaying suspect charged him, saying repeatedly, "shoot me."
April 17, 2015

Okla. reserve deputy disputes claim he lacked training

73-year-old Oklahoma volunteer deputy charged in the fatal shooting of a suspect in Tulsa went on national television Friday to counter criticisms of his qualifications.
April 16, 2015

Okla. police fatally shoot armed mentally ill man

Deputy police chief called shooting a "tragic incident."
April 16, 2015

Calif. cops shoot woman who rammed undercover car

The driver drove on the sidewalk, hit several parked cars and rammed the unmarked police car.
April 15, 2015

Doug Wyllie on the role of reserve cops

PoliceOne Editor in Chief Doug Wyllie speaks with Al Jazeera America on the topic of reserve officers, in response to the recent accidental shooting in Tulsa involving a 73-year-old reserve cop.
April 12, 2015

Okla. cop fatally shoots fleeing suspect, thought he pulled ECD

April 2 shooting occurred after convicted felon Eric Courtney Harris sold a 9mm pistol to undercover officers during a sting and fled.



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