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Nearly nine hours after a shooting that killed one Charleston County, S.C., deputy and seriously wounded another, an ensuing standoff ended. The slain deputy was identified as Joseph Matuskovic, 45, a former Charleston police officer.
The city of Topeka has identified the Topeka police officer killed in a fatal shooting Sunday evening as Cpl. Jason E. Harwood. Harwood joined the Topeka Police Department on June 28, 1999. He was a member of the hit-and-run unit and K-9 unit. He was promoted to the position of corporal in May 2012. Harwood, 40, is survived by his wife and two sons. Read More Here.
Rochester (N.Y.) PD Officer Daryl R. Pierson — 32, and an eight-year veteran with the RPD and father of two small children — was shot and killed Wednesday during an exchange of gunfire between police and a man officers were pursuing. Read More Here.
A central Texas police chief was shot and killed at a traffic stop by a man wanted for a misdemeanor warrant on Saturday. Read More Here.
A Cascade County (Mont.) Sheriff's Deputy lost his life in the line of duty on Thursday afternoon after he was hit by a vehicle being pursued by police on Highway 89 near Belt. Read Story Here.