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3 Found Shot After Wild Chicago Chase

February 18, 2014

Three men in their 20s were seriously wounded this morning after they were involved in a shootout on the West Side of Chicago, then led police on a chase that ended at Wentworth Avenue off the Dan Ryan Expressway, where police fired at their car, officials said. Read Full Story Here.

Nebraska CO Dies After Strangling by Juvenile Inmate

February 18, 2014

The Nebraska panhandle community is reeling after 24-year-old corrections officer Amanda Baker was strangled Friday morning. Read Full Story Here.

Dallas Officer Wounded in Weekend Shootout

February 17, 2014
A Dallas police officer was in stable condition Sunday night after he was shot three times Saturday afternoon while responding to a disturbance in far northeast Dallas, police say.

High Bond Set in Pittsburgh Police Dog Killing

February 6, 2014
The district judge who set a $1 million bond for the man accused of killing a Pittsburgh police dog last week said that he set the amount that high -- at least in part -- because he considers the victim, Rocco, a German shepherd, to be a police officer.

Murder Defendant Throws Chair in L.A. Court, Hits Detective

January 30, 2014
An L.A. police detective was hit in the head and upper body Wednesday when a defendant in a murder case threw a chair in court, also clipping a prosecutor.

Conn. Officer Run Over by Stolen Car, Seriously Injured

January 21, 2014
The injured officer, identified Tuesday morning as Brett Morgan, 28, underwent nine hours of surgery Monday at a Hartford trauma center.

SHOT Show 2014: Safariland Honors Calif. Agent Saved by Vest

January 16, 2014
Agent Nate Castro of the California Department of Corrections choked up as he was asked to tell the story of what happened to him nine weeks ago. “I can still smell the smoke,” he said.

Video: How Former St. Croix PD Chief Survived Harrowing Gunfight

January 16, 2014
His arm shattered by bullets and his vehicle incapacitated, Howell took a tourniquet out of a trauma kit and used it to stanch the bleeding. Without that tourniquet and the proper training on how to use it, he would have likely bled out.

How Former St. Croix PD Chief Survived Harrowing Gunfight

January 16, 2014

Retired St. Croix Chief Christopher Howell was shot and wounded on duty. Howell, who believes his life was saved by a tourniquet, recently started Project Triage to raise funds to equip and train all officers with trauma kits. Read Blog Here.

S.C. Man Gets 35 Years for Killing Police Dog

January 9, 2014
Deputies say McCreary was involved in an armed robbery in mid-December of 2011. He allegedly ran from deputies and in the process fired at them multiple times, hitting K-9 Fargo who later died.

S.C. Officer Attacked During Domestic Dispute

January 2, 2014
A Rock Hill, S.C., man involved in a domestic dispute with his mother came to blows with a police officer on Wednesday, punching the policeman in the mouth, scratching his face, digging his fingernails into his skin and wrestling with him on the ground before he was cuffed and taken to jail with a bloody lip and swollen face.

Video: Phoenix Officer, Maricopa Posse Member Shot by Robbery Suspect

January 2, 2014
"Sharp and the officer got into a struggle," said Tommy Thompson, a Phoenix Police Department spokesman. "Seeing the struggle, the driver of the truck attempted to assist the officer. Ultimately, Sharp was able to take control of the officer's gun, and he used it to shoot both the officer and the man who came to his aid." 



Video: Dallas Lawyer Killed After Reportedly Ambushing Police

January 2, 2014
Dallas police shot and killed a lawyer from a prominent Dallas firm Thursday after police say he reported a burglary at his Uptown apartment and opened fire on officers.

Phoenix Officer, Maricopa Posse Member Shot by Robbery Suspect

January 2, 2014

A Phoenix police officer and a Maricopa County Sheriff’s Posse member were both shot by a robbery suspect on New Year’s Eve. Read Full Story Here.

Dallas Lawyer Killed After Reportedly Ambushing Police

January 2, 2014

Dallas police shot and killed a prominent local attorney at a luxury condo tower after he reported a burglary and then opened fire on responding officers. Read Full Story Here.

Miss. Officer Killed, Another Wounded During Robbery Response

December 26, 2013
Officer Kevin "Gale" Stauffer, 38, was killed during a robbery at BancorpSouth Monday. Officer Joseph Maher, 27, was injured and was at last check in critical condition, WAAY TV reports.

Video: Texas Officers Wounded, Suspect Killed in Christmas Shootout

December 26, 2013
A Mansfield, Texas, teen who led Grand Prairie police on a nearly 10-hour manhunt after shooting at an officer at a traffic stop early Wednesday morning was pronounced dead after he was shot while walking into a neighborhood Christmas afternoon, police said.

Texas Officers Wounded, Suspect Killed in Christmas Shootout

December 26, 2013

A Mansfield, Texas, teen who led Grand Prairie police on a nearly 10-hour manhunt after shooting at an officer at a traffic stop early Wednesday morning was pronounced dead after he was shot while walking into a neighborhood Christmas afternoon, police said. Read Full Story Here.

San Antonio PD Starts Fund for Critically Wounded Officer

December 12, 2013
The San Antonio Police Department has established a fund for Officer Bobby Deckard, who police said was shot in the head Sunday by armed robbery suspects he was pursuing.

Video: San Antonio Officer Shot in Head, Critical

December 9, 2013
San Antonio police officer Robert Deckard, who was shot in the head Sunday during a high-speed car chase, was still in critical condition Monday morning at San Antonio Military Medical Center.
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