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CO Deputy Killed in Ambush Shooting Excited About Job, Family

January 1, 2018
Deputy Zackari Parrish was killed when a suspect opened fire on deputies at an apartment complex during a noise-related call early Sunday morning. "He loved to serve," Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock said. More Here.

CO Deputy Killed, 4 Wounded—Suspect Dead

December 31, 2017
A gunman opened fire, hitting five deputies and two civilians. One deputy was confirmed dead and the six others were taken to hospitals, the sheriff’s office said.

Wife of CA Trooper Killed Christmas Eve Let Kids Open Presents Before Telling Them About Dad

December 28, 2017
Friends say his wife waited until after their three children opened their Christmas presents to tell them their 33-year-old dad was killed in an accident. More Here.

Video: Wife of CA Trooper Killed Christmas Eve Let Kids Open Presents Before Telling Them About Dad

December 28, 2017
Friends told KTVU his wife waited until after their three children opened their Christmas presents to tell them their 33-year-old dad was killed in an accident.

Gunfire Duty Deaths Down 33% in 2017

December 28, 2017
NLEOMF announced today in its 2017 Preliminary Law Enforcement Fatalities Report that a total of 128 federal, state, local, tribal and territorial officers died in the line of duty over the past year, which is the lowest annual figure since 2013 when 117 officers died. A total of of 143 law enforcement officers died in the line of duty in 2016. This year's 10% decrease reverses three consecutive years of increases in officer deaths.

FBI Won't Take Over Investigation into Baltimore Detective's Death

December 27, 2017
The FBI has rejected calls for it to take over the investigation into the fatal shooting of a Baltimore homicide detective who was set to testify in a federal police corruption case last month.

Suspect in OR Deputy's Death Recaptured In Mexico

December 26, 2017
A Mexican man who was charged in a crash that killed an Oregon sheriff's deputy in 2007 and then mistakenly released 10 months ago has been arrested again.

Slain NYPD Officer's Children Given Home by New Yorkers

December 25, 2017
Now, they are preparing for their first holiday without mom Det. Miosotis Familia, who was ambushed by a mentally ill gunman as she sat in a Mobile Command Unit. More Here.

Video: Slain NYPD Officer's Children Given Home by New Yorkers

December 25, 2017
Now, they are preparing for their first holiday without mom Det. Miosotis Familia, who was ambushed by a mentally ill gunman as she sat in a Mobile Command Unit.

Retired Detroit Officer Dies from Complications of 45-Year-Old Gunshot Wound

December 20, 2017
Officer Kimbrough was hit in the chest with a handgun bullet during that incident. The bullet lodged against his spine, causing him paralysis from the waist down. Although in a wheelchair, he was able to return to limited duty until being medically retired in 1977.

Man Accused of Killing Palm Springs Officers Faces Murder Trial

December 18, 2017
John Hernandez Felix, 27, is accused of fatally shooting veteran training Officer Jose Gilbert Vega, 63, and rookie Officer Lesley Zerebny, 27, on Oct. 8, 2016, after the officers responded to a family disturbance call.

AZ Officer Dies of Medical Event Following Foot Pursuit

December 12, 2017
A 58-year-old El Mirage, AZ, police officer died Tuesday after experiencing a medical crisis during a foot pursuit.

Fatal Shooting of PA Cop Killing Suspect Justified, DA Rules

December 11, 2017
A district attorney ruled Monday that state police acted properly a year ago when they shot and killed a man they suspected of murdering Trooper Landon Weaver in a rural area of central Pennsylvania.

MO Cop Killer Suspect Won't Face Death Penalty

December 11, 2017
St. Louis County prosecutors said Friday that they would not seek a death sentence for Trenton Forster in the shooting death of St. Louis County Police Officer Blake Snyder.

SC Officer Killed in Single-Car Accident

December 11, 2017
A Johnston, SC, police officer was killed Friday night in a single-vehicle accident. Corporal James Eric Chapman was responding to an emergency call at the time of the accident.

FBI Has Not Responded to Baltimore Request to Take Over Duty Death Investigation

December 8, 2017
The FBI is heavily involved in a police corruption case that Suiter was scheduled to testify in the day after he was shot. Powers noted that the U.S. Justice Department also is technically overseeing the Baltimore Police as part of an ongoing consent decree mandating police reforms.

FBI Questions 2 Brothers Over Death of Border Patrol Agent

December 8, 2017
An informant told an agent with U.S. Customs and Border Protection he knew of a “coyote” that had recently smuggled a group of people across the U.S. Mexico border. Two of the people in that group identified as brothers spoke about assaulting Agent Martinez and his partner with rocks, according to the court document.

TX Officer Killed Serving Warrant

December 4, 2017
A San Marcos, TX, police officer was shot and killed Monday afternoon while serving a warrant in the Cottonwood Creek subdivision.

Death Penalty Sought in Killing of TX Campus Officer

December 4, 2017
Daniels was arrested on Oct. 9, less than two hours after Officer Floyd East Jr. was shot and killed inside the Texas Tech police station.

Baltimore Commissioner Asks FBI to Take Over Investigation of Detective's Murder

December 1, 2017
Davis made the request in a formal letter submitted Friday to Federal Bureau of Investigations Director Christopher Wray. An FBI spokesman said the agency is aware of the request, but otherwise declined to comment.
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