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Arrest Made in Traffic Stop Shooting of Colorado Officer

November 20, 2014
Jahvell Daquan Forrest, 20, was arrested Tuesday based on information police gathered after they went door to door Sunday in the Aurora neighborhood where the shooting happened. Witnesses initially were reluctant to come forward in the case before the community broke its silence Sunday evening.

Video: Man Charged in Attack on Officers at Connecticut Naval Base

November 14, 2014
The man accused of "swinging a knife" and assaulting officers at the Groton submarine base in Connecticut Thursday evening will remain in federal custody until a detention hearing scheduled for noon Wednesday.

Man Charged in Attack on Officers at Connecticut Naval Base

November 14, 2014

The man accused of "swinging a knife" and assaulting officers at the Groton submarine base in Connecticut Thursday evening will remain in federal custody until a detention hearing scheduled for noon Wednesday. More Here.

Ohio Officer Shot, Suspect Hit by Police SUV

November 6, 2014

Newark Police Chief Steven Sarver told the Columbus Dispatch the incident began when officers from the city’s special-operations group attempted to make an arrest using a warrant at a residence on Union St. just after noon. More Here.

New Jersey Officer Saved by Body Armor During Shootout

November 6, 2014

A New Jersey police officer was saved by a bulletproof vest Wednesday afternoon after being shot by a suspect on a bicycle. More Here.

Video: Ohio Officer Shot, Suspect Hit by Police SUV

November 6, 2014
Several uniformed and plainclothes officers tried to box his car in to arrest him, and the man jumped out of the car and fired a revolver at police, striking the one officer. He then ran across a parking lot.

Video: New Jersey Officer Saved by Body Armor During Shootout

November 6, 2014
According to police, East Orange Sgt. Michael Williams was fired upon several times on North Oraton Parkway around 11:30 a.m., after he attempted to stop 29-year-old city resident Robert O'Neil, who was riding a bicycle.

Texas Officers Stabbed in College Campus Attack

November 4, 2014
According to the Mesquite Police Department, 22-Year-Old Miguel Sarinana was found in an unused classroom of the C building by an Eastfield College police officer during a routine check at 9:47 p.m. Sarinana attacked and stabbed the officer several times after the officer tried to interview him.

Off-Duty Chicago Sergeant Beaten, Robbed

November 3, 2014
Police reported several members of the group hit the sergeant and knocked him to the ground. When the sergeant's colleagues intervened, the attackers fled in a Buick Rendezvous after taking the sergeant's gun, police said.

Texas Constable Killed in Fistfight at Haunted House Attraction

November 3, 2014
Constable White was punched in the face and fell to the ground, unresponsive. He was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

D.C. Officer Attacked by Ax-Wielding Man

October 31, 2014
“Unprovoked, the man armed with an ax did swing at the officer,” Araz Alali, a spokesman for the D.C. Police department told the Washington Post. “He ambushed a police officer. This was not direct enforcement. This was completely unprovoked.”

NYPD Officer Wounded in Hatchet Attack Cheered by Comrades as He Leaves Hospital

October 30, 2014

Officer Kenneth Healey, his head and right arm bandaged, was wheeled out of Jamaica Hospital about 3:30 p.m. as 200 uniformed officers clapped and cheered and members of a police bagpipe band played Irish tunes. More Here.

Video: NYPD Officer Wounded in Hatchet Attack Cheered by Comrades as He Leaves Hospital

October 30, 2014
Officer Kenneth Healey, his head and right arm bandaged, was wheeled out of Jamaica Hospital about 3:30 p.m. as 200 uniformed officers clapped and cheered and members of a police bagpipe band played Irish tunes.

The Myth of the Unarmed Man

October 27, 2014

If you don't believe media bias plays a role in how Americans interpret use of force by law enforcement, try this simple test. Do a Google search for "police officer kills unarmed man." I did and I got 179,000 results. Searching for "unarmed man attacks police officer," I got this message: "No results found."

Video: NYPD Says Hatchet Attack an Act of Terror

October 24, 2014
A broad-daylight hatchet assault on a group of New York police officers -- leaving one critically injured with a head wound -- was carried out by a self-radicalized convert to Islam in what officials Friday termed a terrorist attack.

NYPD: Hatchet Attack an Act of Terror

October 24, 2014

A broad-daylight hatchet assault on a group of New York police officers -- leaving one critically injured with a head wound -- was carried out by a self-radicalized convert to Islam in what officials Friday termed a terrorist attack.

Video: NYC Hatchet-wielding Attacker Might Have Terrorism Ties

October 24, 2014
The NYPD has issued a patrol bulletin alerting officers to be in a state of heightened awareness as officials investigate possible terrorism ties to the man who attacked two officers with a hatchet.

NYC Hatchet Attacker Might Have Terrorism Ties

October 24, 2014

The NYPD has issued a patrol bulletin alerting officers to be in a state of heightened awareness as officials investigate possible terrorism ties to the man who attacked two officers with a hatchet. The video shows the man's attack. More Here.

Man Charged for Giving Minnesota Officer "Wet Willie"

October 23, 2014
An intoxicated man home on leave from the Air Force thought it would be a good idea to give a Minnesota police officer a double "Wet Willie." It was not.

New York Officers Hit with Hatchet, Suspect Killed

October 23, 2014
The officer was slashed in the head and taken to Jamaica Hospital, 1010 WINS’ Carol D’Auria reported. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
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