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About 10 Officers Per Year are Killed in Ambushes, but Five Already in 2016

March 15, 2016
Statistics show that since 2000, there have been about 9.5 ambush killings of law enforcement officers per year nationwide, and that the number has been declining in recent years, to about six per year. But this year is off to a horrible start. There have already been five ambush killings in 2016.

Details on Deadly Shootout at Maryland Station Starting to Emerge in Court Papers

March 15, 2016
Accused shooter Michael Ford initially walked to the wrong building and that his brothers directed him to the police station. The document says Michael Ford had discussed with his brothers his plan to attack police and engage in a shootout.

El Paso Motor Officer Dies from On-Duty Crash Injuries

March 15, 2016
Police said a 2006 Kia driven by an unnamed 45-year-old man was driving north on Lee Trevino when he struck the police motorcycle, causing Ortiz to be thrown off.

Video: Motorist Says Fallen Florida Deputy Shielded Her from Wrong-Way Crash

March 15, 2016
“I started to pull over to the side of the road, but that hadn’t even occurred all the way when the officer rushed around me… one or two seconds after he passed me, he hit the car, instead of me,” said Geren.

Motorist Says Fallen Florida Deputy Shielded Her from Wrong-Way Crash

March 15, 2016
“I started to pull over to the side of the road, but that hadn’t even occurred all the way when the officer rushed around me… one or two seconds after he passed me, he hit the car, instead of me,” said Geren. More Here.

Video: Maryland Officer's Death Believed Caused by Another Officer's Round

March 14, 2016
A Washington, D.C.-area police officer is believed to have died from a round fired by another officer in a shooting brought on by a Maryland man's attempt at a filmed suicide by cop, police said Monday.

Maryland Officer's Death Believed Caused by Another Officer's Round

March 14, 2016
A Washington, D.C.-area police officer is believed to have died from a round fired by another officer in a shooting brought on by a Maryland man's attempt at a filmed suicide by cop, police said Monday. More Here.

West Virginia Veteran Trooper Dies During Fitness Training

March 14, 2016
A state trooper died after experiencing a medical emergency while training this morning, near the grounds of the West Virginia State Police Academy.

CHP Officer Dies After Being Struck While Directing Traffic

March 14, 2016
Taylor was standing outside his patrol vehicle Saturday afternoon providing traffic control for a previous injury crash when he was hit, according to the CHP.

Florida Deputy Killed in Wrong-Way Crash

March 14, 2016
Investigators say an SUV driving west in the eastbound lanes crashed head-on into Deputy John Kotfila's patrol cruiser as the deputy headed back to his station at 2:45 Saturday morning.

Maryland Officer Killed in Station Attack, 2 Suspects in Custody

March 14, 2016
Police say two suspects launched an attack on the police station in the 7600 block of Barlowe Road in Palmer Park as officers were "going about their business on a Sunday afternoon in their home."

Drunk Driver Sentenced for New York Officer’s Death in Accident He Wasn’t Involved In

March 10, 2016
A Long Island, NY, man was sentenced to up to 12 years in prison Wednesday for the 2012 DWI-related death of a Nassau County police officer—even though he wasn’t driving the car that killed the officer.

New Jersey Trooper Dies After Being Struck by Car

March 8, 2016
Trooper Sean Cullen, 31, was struck around 8:15 p.m. as he was walking near the crash scene on Interstate 295 southbound near milepost 23.4 at the scene of a car fire.

Illinois Officer Killed in Collision with Ambulance

March 7, 2016
State police say Scot Fitzergald of the South Jacksonville Police Department was heading to a medical call when it happened.

Video: Arkansas Sergeant Sends "We Are Family" Message to Loved Ones of Fallen Officers

March 4, 2016
Chuck Wells is a field sergeant with an Arkansas sheriff's office, and he produced this video to send a message to the families of fallen officers.

Black Officers' Lives Matter, Too

March 4, 2016

From the point of view of anti-police activists, the only black lives that "matter" are those of street criminals killed by police.

Arkansas Sergeant Sends "We Are Family" Message to Loved Ones of Fallen Officers

March 4, 2016
Chuck Wells is a field sergeant with an Arkansas sheriff's office, and he produced this video to send a message to the families of fallen officers. "Your blue family stands with you," he says.

Man Killed Texas Officer in Ambush After Stealing Gun from Local Home

March 3, 2016
The man police say fatally shot a decorated North Texas police officer Tuesday stole the gun during a home burglary before luring police into an ambush, Euless Chief of Police Michael Brown said at a news conference Wednesday afternoon. More Here.

Fallen Virginia Officer Honored in Two States

March 3, 2016
Police officers, motorcycle units, honor guards and ceremonial rifle units all stood at attention in formation outside the Woodbridge church. Inside, more than 3,000 mourners including family, friends, colleagues and dignitaries such as Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe participated in a service that lasted more than an hour. More Here.

Video: Fallen Virginia Officer Honored in Two States

March 3, 2016
Police officers, motorcycle units, honor guards, and ceremonial rifle units all stood at attention in formation outside the Woodbridge church. Inside, more than 3,000 mourners including family, friends, colleagues, and dignitaries such as Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe participated in a service that lasted more than an hour.
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