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Prisoner Escorts Require Two Officers

December 8, 2010
If one wants to find issue or place blame, I would look toward the policies and judgment of the agency's administration. Why was there only one officer escorting this inmate? Even Sheriff Phil Wowak has said his office will re-evaluate their prisoner-escort policy of one inmate, one deputy.

Two Marshals Burned As Suspect Ignites Self

December 7, 2010
The incident occurred about 8 a.m. in the Logan Circle area, as marshals were trying to serve a warrant on a man who had failed to appear at a Superior Court hearing.

NFL Fan Charged In DUI Wreck That Injured Officer

December 7, 2010
The impact knocked the cruiser into the front yard of a home, and the injured passenger-side officer needed to be cut out of the vehicle.

Trespassing Suspect Arrested After Causing Officer to TASER Himself

December 6, 2010
A woman who scuffled with officers who had followed her into a Chicago home caused an officer to stun himself, after being struck in the pinky finger with one of the probes

Armed Inmate Holds Preschool Hostage, After Attacking Deputy

November 30, 2010
After disarming the deputy, Maurice Ainsworth forced his way into the Secret Garden Too Preschool, held a gun to the teacher's head and demanded her keys. He attempted to steal the teacher's car, but fled in the opposite direct as police approached the school.

Wounded Ga. Deputy Recovering Following Surgery

November 29, 2010
A DeKalb County, Ga., sheriff's deputy shot while serving a warrant was in stable condition Monday morning following surgery at Grady Memorial Hospital, officials said.

Dallas Officer Wounded by Reportedly Suicidal Shooter

November 29, 2010
A witness to a shootout that left a Dallas police officer wounded and the gunman dead Sunday night at a Pleasant Grove apartment complex says he thinks the gunman wanted to die.

Police Apprehend Suspect Who Sparked Baltimore Nightclub Gunbattle

November 29, 2010
Franklin James Gross, 30, is charged with attempted murder of a police officer and six other charges stemming from the incident.

Shots Fired: Acworth, Georgia 03/21/2007

November 29, 2010

As a narcotics interdiction officer, Van Alstine knew he'd put a damper on quite a few illicit operations. But when it came to speculating just which dope-slinger could be talking about killing him, he was at a loss.

Maryland Officer Stabbed During Restaurant Dispute

November 22, 2010
The Prince George's County (Md.) police officer was stabbed by Milton Benitez Salvador, 34. Salvador, who has no fixed address, has been charged with attempted murder and assault on a law enforcement officer.

Suspect Fires on Miami Officer During Condo Eviction

November 22, 2010
A police officer and building-maintenance employee were injured Monday, when a man they arrived to evict opened fire from inside the dwelling.

Utah Agencies Search for Park Ranger's Shooter

November 22, 2010
Lance Leeroy Arellano, 40, is has been named a person of interest in the shooting of park ranger Brody Young. The ranger was shot in the arm, leg and stomach, after pulling over a vehicle at the Poison Spider Mesa trail head at about 8:40 p.m.

California Teen Attacks Police Station

November 18, 2010
A Vacaville (Calif.) Police officer subdued an 18-year-old suspected of murdering two men and injuring a woman at a nearby apartment, after he assaulted a police station

Guard Attacked By Inmate In October Succumbs to Injuries

November 15, 2010
Gary M. Chapin, 49, died today at the Wesbury United Methodist Community in Meadville. He had been severely beaten by an inmate at the Crawford County Correctional Facility in Saegertown on Oct. 13.

Officer Takes Down Armed Drug Offender

November 5, 2010

For his perseverence under fire, Officer Ray Blohm of the Upper Darby (Pa.) Police Department has been selected as the November 2010 Officer of the Month by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.

Officer Struck With Flagpole During Gas Station Brawl

November 4, 2010
As the officer took the report, an SUV pulled up and four men jumped out. The officer instructed the men not to enter the mini-mart, after which they began assaulting a worker who was pumping gas. One of the men struck the officer with a flagpole (American flag attached).

Florida Deputy Remains In Critical Condition

November 2, 2010
Cassady needed 240 pints of blood after he and two other deputies were shot Friday after responding to a home invasion. Cassady was put into a medically induced coma.

San Diego Officer Killed in Apartment Gunbattle

October 28, 2010
Police identified the slain officer as Christopher Wilson, a 17-year patrol officer and field trainer in the Southeast Division. San Diego Mayor Jerry Sanders described Wilson to the San Diego Union-Tribune as "popular, funny, extremely bright and a consummate professional."

NY Cop Killer Shot Second Man With Same Gun

October 27, 2010
The man convicted of the ambush killing of New York Police Officer Russel Timoshenko apparently used the gun he used on the officer to shoot another man a day earlier.

FBI Releases 2009 LEOKA Report

October 18, 2010
Law enforcement agencies identified 41 alleged assailants in connection with the 48 felonious line-of-duty deaths. Thirty-three of the assailants had prior criminal records, and 13 of the assailants were under judicial supervision at the time of the felonious incidents.
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