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Updated: Las Vegas Shooting Suspects Talked of Killing Officers

June 9, 2014
The couple believed responsible for the shooting deaths of two LVMPD officers and a bystander are reported by neighbors to have said they wanted to kill officers.

Taking The Power Seat

June 9, 2014
The tragic killings of two Las Vegas officers having lunch at a pizza place on Sunday morning brought me chills. It was reality check time for me. I realized that any officer is vulnerable to attack, at any time, at any place, doing any part of his or her job. Even on a "break," we know there are no breaks, no down time when we're on duty, in uniform.

Video: 2 Las Vegas Officers Ambushed, Killed Inside Restaurant

June 8, 2014
Two Las Vegas Metro police officers have been shot and killed inside a restaurant.

2 Chicago Officers Hurt in South Side Shootout

June 7, 2014
Two Chicago police officers were shot while exchanging gunfire with a man on the Far South Side at about 11:30 p.m. Friday, according to police.

N.J. Officer Dragged at Speeds up to 45 mph

June 2, 2014
A Florence, N.J., police sergeant is recovering after being dragged from a moving car at speeds reported up to 45 mph.

Pa. Police Officer Shot, Wounded During Shootout

June 2, 2014
A Chester, Pa., officer was wounded after a shootout during a domestic violence call. The suspect was killed by officers returning fire.

Video: Virginia Officer Killed in Shootout with Ex-con

June 2, 2014
A Virginia teen was shot by an ex-con, who went on to shoot two Norfolk (Va.) officers, killing one, before being killed by police.

Video: Georgia Police Officer Shot, Killed at Waffle House

May 31, 2014
A Griffin police officer was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a woman outside a Waffle House in Spalding County, Georgia.

Duty Dangers

May 30, 2014

If you really want to gain some insight into all the hazards you face on the job—both the felonious and the non-felonious variety—then all you have to do is read the newsletters that we send via e-mail to you several times per week.

Video: L.A. Sheriff's Deputy Injured in Long Beach Shootout

May 27, 2014
An L.A. Sheriff's deputy is recovering after being shot in the stomach on Monday during a shootout. The suspect was shot and killed by deputies.

Teenager Stabs California Sergeant, Grandparents

May 20, 2014
Soledad Police Chief Eric Sills said a 17-year-old boy stabbed his grandmother, grandfather and Sgt. Thomas Marchese. Marchese is a 10-year veteran of the police force.

Video: Man Fights With Ohio Officers, TASERed

May 19, 2014
Suspect TASERed for allegedly assaulting a Dayton police officer while in the back of his patrol car.

Texas Officer Jumps from Bridge to Avoid Drunk Driver's Car

May 17, 2014
A Missouri City, Texas, police officer was forced to jump from a highway bridge to avoid being struck by an alleged drunk driver on Friday night.

4 Gang Members Charged in Va. Captain's Kidnapping, Slaying

May 16, 2014
The people who carjacked, kidnapped, and killed Waynesboro, Va., reserve police captain Kevin Quick were members of the Bloods street gang who robbed stores and sold drugs in the weeks and months leading up to the murder, according to an indictment.

California Woman Performs "Houdini Move" in Handcuffs, Spits in Officer's Face

May 13, 2014
A Richmond, Calif., woman described as "Houdini" for her ability to flip her handcuffed arms over her head spent Mother's Day in a jail cell after allegedly fighting with family and spitting in a police officer's face, authorities said.

FBI Release 2013 Preliminary Statistics for Officers Killed in the Line of Duty

May 12, 2014
Preliminary statistics released today by the FBI show that 27 law enforcement officers were feloniously killed in the line of duty in 2013, a decrease of more than 44 percent when compared to the 49 officers killed in 2012.

2 Texas Officers Shot Serving Warrant

May 9, 2014
Two Killeen, Texas, police officers were shot Friday morning as Tactical Response officers and Bell County deputies served a search warrant at a Killeen residence.

Shot Colorado Trooper Improving, Faces More Surgery

May 9, 2014
Hofacker and another trooper were traveling to a training when they stopped to help a motorist on the side of the road Thursday morning. As Hofacker approached the car, the driver shot him.

LAPD: Hit and Run that Killed Officer was Intentional

May 9, 2014
At one point, the Camaro made a sharp U-turn. The police cruiser did the same. And that's when it was broadsided by a Chevy Tahoe that had been following the police car.

Driver Pleads Not Guilty to Killing LAPD Officer in Hit-And-Run

May 8, 2014
The 20-year-old man charged with murder in connection with a hit-and-run crash that killed a Los Angeles police officer and injured another pleaded not guilty in his first court appearance Wednesday.
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