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Van Thief Rams Motor Officer, Drags Him Across Two Lanes of Traffic

October 5, 2010
The officer had spotted the van and was parked in a center divider on his bike when the driver accelerated toward the officer, striking him and dragging him across two lanes of traffic before striking a street light.

Knife-Wielding Man Killed by NYPD After Pulling Out TASER Probes

October 4, 2010
Emmanuel Paulino, 24, shrugged off the TASER darts that cops first used outside his Inwood apartment building and lunged at officers, who fired at least nine times, killing him, police said.

New Orleans Cop Killing Suspect May Never Stand Trial

September 30, 2010
The mentally ill man accused of killing New Orleans police officer Nicola Cotton in January 2008 with her own gun after she tried to question him cannot stand trial because he is "irrestorably incompetent," a judge has ruled.

Beware the Restrained Subject

September 30, 2010

Over the years, I've heard multiple accounts of handcuffed subjects who later escaped or attempted to escape. One particular incident involved a young kid who fled on foot. His ability to outrun two officers with his hands behind his back demonstrated just how focused a person can be if he wants to escape.

AK-47 Toting Felon Killed By LAPD in Shootout

September 29, 2010
LAPD officials say officers were following the convicted felon through the Downtown L.A. area when suddenly he stopped, stepped out of his car and opened fire at officers with the assault rifle.

N.Y. Parolee Rams Cruisers, Triggers Frantic Pursuit

September 28, 2010
When she was arrested in Ronkonkoma, Quinn was issued 18 traffic citations and will be charged with second-degree assault, injuring a police officer and resisting arrest.

Two Men Arrested for Throwing Acid Bomb Into Officer's Yard

September 24, 2010
The men detonated two acid bombs in their yard and threw a third into the yard of their neighbor, a Baytown police officer. Officers from the department's bomb squad disarmed the device.

Two Oklahoma Cops Injured In Alcohol-Fueled Social Club Brawl

September 20, 2010
Responding Bellevue police officers entered Club Jamay to treat an injured person and stop several fights, when revelers threw a bottle at one officer and kicked and punched a second.

Ohio Officer Ambushed in Patrol Vehicle by Rifle-Wielding Thugs, Miraculously Unhurt

September 17, 2010
Officers from several police departments around the Tri-State area near Cincinnati are on the lookout for four people they believe opened fire an officer early Thursday morning.

Suspect Who Shot N.C. Deputy Had Lengthy Criminal Record

September 13, 2010
Short, in 1989, was the target of a two-state manhunt for a murder charge that was later dropped. He allegedly carjacked a 73-year-old women that year and escaped from jail while being held on that charge.

Chicago Carjacker Opens Fire on Officers

September 12, 2010
The 10-year veteran was hit in his ballistic vest and shoulder while returning to a marked patrol car after responding to a disturbance call. The suspect who carjacked a vehicle earlier in the evening on the Dan Ryan Expressway.

Mexican Man Guilty of Assaulting Two Border Patrol Agents

September 3, 2010
Jaime Martinez-Garcia, 26, of Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico, was found guilty of two counts of assault on a federal officer and one count of illegal re-entry after deportation by a federal jury in Tucson on Tuesday.

Slain Alaska Officers Encountered Suspect In Earlier Violent Arrest

August 31, 2010
The officers followed Marvin to his home, where he ambushed them in an alley and physically attacked them. Both officers drew their guns and eventually used a TASER to subdue Marvin, who ignored their verbal commands.

Utah Officer Wounded in Raid

August 26, 2010
A South Jordan, Utah, police officer was shot early Thursday during a multi-law enforcement agency raid on the residence of a South Salt Lake man wanted for parole violation.

Fleeing Shoplifter Body-Slams Philly Officer

August 19, 2010
A man caught shoplifting in a Rite-Aid by a Philadelphia police lieutenant grabbed the officer, flipped him over body-slammed him before running out of the store.

Dragged Massachusetts Officer Will Fully Recover

August 17, 2010
Salem PD's Dave Hyatt stopped a vehicle, after the driver and passenger yelled obscenities about his traffic direction. While taking an ID from a female passenger, driver William Manning accelerated, catching the officer's arm and dragging him several yards before he fell to the ground.

Domestic Violence Suspect Fatally Shot After Fighting Officers

August 17, 2010
Seattle police officers who arrived at a grocery store Monday evening to question a domestic-violence suspect fatally shot the man, after he fought with them and pulled a gun from his waistband.

Gunman Ignites Ammo-Laden Truck, Fires at Texas PD Station

August 17, 2010
A gunman reportedly set fire to a vehicle outside of the McKinney (Texas) PD station and then began firing as passing vehicles with a semiautomatic rifle.

Man Attacks Boston Transit Officer With Silver Cane

August 10, 2010
Henry L. Alexander is accused of yelling at the officer at 7:15 a.m., as he walked from his personal vehicle. The man saw the officer later, after the officer changed into uniform, and swung the cane at the officer's head, knocking off his uniform cap.

Punch-and-Run Attacker Injures NYPD Officer

August 5, 2010
An NYPD officer was severely injured earlier this week by a man who reportedly blindsided him with a punch to the face.
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