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Connecticut Officer Struck on Traffic Duty 'Loved Being a Cop'

July 7, 2010
Smith, 64, died today as a result of internal injuries sustained on the Fourth of July. While standing beside his cruiser after conducting traffic at a private fireworks event, Smith was struck by a Nissan Frontier.

Tampa Officers Were Two of 'Nicest People You Could Meet'

June 29, 2010
The two Tampa PD officers were dedicated to their jobs, communities and their families, three colleagues said during a Tuesday press conference at police headquarters.

Two Tampa Officers Shot and Killed, Suspects at Large

June 29, 2010
Tampa Officers Jeffrey Kocab and David Curtis, both 31, were shot in the head at 50th Street and 23rd Avenue, said Mayor Pam Iorio after a news conference.

CHP Deaths Emphasize Hazards of Freeway Enforcement

June 29, 2010
Five line-of-duty deaths in 2010 have shaken the California Highway Patrol and again raised awareness of the hazards faced by officers issuing citations alongside highways with fast-moving vehicles.

Tampa PD Officers Remember Slain Colleagues

June 29, 2010

Tampa PD's Officers Jason Ward, Whitney McCormick and Jeremy Larson talk about Officers Jeffrey Kocab and David Curtis, who were killed by a parolee Tuesday during a vehicle stop.

Dallas Chief's Son Shot Officer, According to Source

June 21, 2010
Wearing only boxer shorts, sunglasses, and no shoes, David Brown Jr. shot and killed a man who pulled into the complex with his wife and children. Brown had been behaving erratically. He later shot Lancaster Officer Craig Shaw, the first officer to respond to the scene.

Apartment Gunfight Claims Lancaster Officer and Dallas Chief's Son

June 21, 2010
Shaw responded to a shooting call at the apartment complex, and began searching for the suspect. The officers approached the man, who opened fire, killing Shaw. A fellow officer returned fire and killed the shooter.

Boating Accident Claims Virginia Deputy

June 21, 2010
The jolt of the wake or series or wakes knocked Ridings unconscious and ejected fellow deputy William Schroeder from the 1994 Invader outboard boat. Schroeder, who was piloting the boat, was rescued by other boaters and returned to the boat.

Suspect Shoots Officer After Pursuit, OC Spray

June 14, 2010

Cpl. Bruce McKay of the Franconia (N.H.) Police Department ended his watch on May 11, 2007. McKay stopped a suspect after a brief pursuit. After being pepper sprayed, the suspect shot the officer four times, killing him. The suspect then ran over the officer. A civilian intervened and shot the suspect with the officer's service weapon.

Woman Who Reported Non-Existent Armed Man Is Charged in NJ Trooper's Death

June 11, 2010
Diana Hoffman of Blackwood has been charged in connection with the death of New Jersey State Trooper Marc Castellano, whose funeral services are scheduled for Saturday.

Slain Phoenix Officer 'Absolutely Loved His Job'

May 27, 2010
The 29-year-old had worked for the department for 4 1/2 years. He was married, had a 2-year-old daughter and a 2-week-old son.

Tactical Team Apprehends Suspect Who Shot Phoenix Officer

May 26, 2010
The officer was searching with his female partner for a suspect who parked a vehicle and covered it with a tarp. Police had connected the vehicle to a shots-fired report.

Jury Acquits Man In 1966 Shooting That Caused Philly Officer's Death

May 25, 2010
A jury has acquitted William Barnes for causing the death of Barclay, who succumbed to wounds 41 years after the 1966 shooting. Barnes had shot the 23-year-old rookie during a burglary.

Georgia Deputy Killed by Rape Suspect Hiding In Closet

May 9, 2010
The deputies were serving a search warrant a home, and had cleared most of the house. When a deputy opened the closet door of the master bedroom, the homeowner emerged and exchanged gunfire with the deputies.

Brian Huff First Detroit Officer Killed In Six Years

May 3, 2010
The last Detroit Police officers killed in the line of duty were Jennifer Fettig, 26, and Matthew Bowens, 21, killed during a traffic stop on Feb. 16, 2004.

Brian Huff ID'd As Detroit Officer Killed In Shooting

May 3, 2010
Huff, 42, is a 12-year veteran of the department. He was among five officers who were met with gunfire when they approached a yellow brick dwelling at about 3:30 a.m. today.

Video: 5 Officers Shot, 1 Killed at Detroit Drug House

May 3, 2010
Officers faced a barrage of gunfire as they approached the yellow brick dwelling. The unidentified officer is a 12-year veteran and father of a 10-year-old son.

One Dead, One in Custody In Ambush Killing of Minnesota Sergeant

May 2, 2010
Bergeron was a 26-year veteran of the Maplewood (Minn.) Police Department, and was praised as a generous husband, father and officer who worked hard to protect his community without seeking the limelight.

Teen Border Crosser Who Killed Agent Gets 40 Years

April 30, 2010
Christian Daniel Castro-Alvarez, 17, ambushed Rosas east of San Diego in July. Rosas was shot several times in the head after putting up a fierce struggle.

Driver Arrested In Hit-and-Run Death of Kentucky Officer

April 30, 2010
A driver who allegedly struck Lexington (Ky.) Police Officer Bryan Durman was arrested in a nearby apartment.
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