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NYPD Detective Awarded Medal of Honor 19 Years After He was Killed

January 13, 2017
On Jan. 19, 1998, Carrington and his partner were working an undercover drug sting when he was shot in the chest and killed.

Suspected Orlando Cop Killer Was Wearing Body Armor

January 13, 2017
Fugitive murder suspect Markeith Loyd is believed to have been wearing a bulletproof –resistant vest as he stood over a Florida officer and shot her to death, police said Thursday.

Five Arrested on Suspicion of Helping Accused California Cop Killer

January 13, 2017
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department detectives have arrested five people they say helped a man evade police after the fatal shooting of an LASD sergeant last year.

Washington Chief Dies of Respiratory Failure After Stressful Arrest

January 12, 2017
Kalama, WA, police Chief Randy Gibson died at home Tuesday evening after a long battle with cancer. He was 59.

Louisiana State Trooper Dies of Heart Attack

January 11, 2017
A Louisiana State Police Trooper assigned to the Gaming Enforcement Division died Tuesday afternoon of a heart attack while at work in Lake Charles.

Reward Raised for Capture of FL Cop Killer Suspect

January 10, 2017
Authorities raised to $100,000 the reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect in the fatal shooting of an Orlando police sergeant on Tuesday as he eluded hundreds of officers on the second day of a massive manhunt.

NV Authorities Warn Public About Bogus Fallen Officer Accounts

January 9, 2017
The North Las Vegas Police Department is warning the public of a fake GoFundMe account raising money for the detective who died Saturday after being hit by a wrong-way driver.

FL Motor Deputy Hit by Vehicle and Killed While Working Cop Killer Manhunt

January 9, 2017
An Orange County, FL, motorcycle deputy was hit and killed by a van Monday while working a perimeter in the search for the suspected gunman in the death of an Orlando police officer, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Orlando Officer Shot and Killed, Manhunt Under Way for Suspect

January 9, 2017
An Orlando police officer was shot and killed Monday morning. A suspect, who was already wanted in connection with the murder of his pregnant ex-girlfriend, is now the subject of a massive law enforcement manhunt.

NV Detective Dies After Wrong-Way Crash

January 9, 2017
A North Las Vegas, NV, police detective died early Saturday morning after he was critically injured in a Friday afternoon crash. Chad Parque, 32, was a 10-year veteran of the force.

Man Accused of Killing El Paso Officer Offered Plea Deal

January 5, 2017
Officer Ortiz, riding his motorcycle, stopped at a red light when Perry allegedly rear-ended him. Ortiz died days after the crash.

PA Trooper Killed Responding Alone to Domestic Call

December 31, 2016
Pennsylvania Trooper Landon Weaver, 23, responded alone to a domestic call Friday night before he was shot and killed by a man who had reportedly violated a protection from abuse order, Pennsylvania State Police officials said Saturday.

64 Officers Shot and Killed in 2016, 21 Ambushed

December 29, 2016
Firearms-related incidents were the number one cause of death in 2016, with 64 officers shot and killed across the country. This represents a significant spike—56 percent—over the 41 officers killed by gunfire in 2015. Of the 64 shooting deaths of officers this year, 21 were the result of ambush-style attacks—the highest total in more than two decades.

Man Charged with Stealing ID of Fallen NY Trooper

December 28, 2016
Just days after New York State Trooper Timothy Pratt was killed in a Wilton collision on Oct. 26, a Bronx man stole his identity and bought $5,000-worth of goods, State Police said Wednesday.

KY Commercial Vehicle Inspector Killed in Single-Car Crash

December 28, 2016
A Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer died in a crash on eastbound I-64 in Rowan County last week, according to Kentucky State Police.

Ohio Officers Go to Wrong Address on Call, Find Moving Holiday Tribute to Fallen

December 27, 2016
Two Ohio officer went to the wrong house on a call recently and found a moving tribute to fallen LEOs on the homeowner's Christmas tree.

Video: Authorities Release Footage of Incident that Led to Fatal Shooting of GA Officers

December 21, 2016
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation released footage of the incident that led to the shooting death of two police officers in Americus earlier this month.

Authorities Release Footage of Incident that Led to Fatal Shooting of GA Officers

December 21, 2016
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation released footage of the incident that led to the shooting death of two police officers in Americus earlier this month. More Here.

Arkansas Corrections Officer Killed by Inmate

December 19, 2016
One correctional officer was killed and another was seriously injured after an inmate attacked them inside the Miller County, AR, jail's kitchen Sunday afternoon, authorities said

Slain VA Trooper's Father Creates Billboard to Support Police

December 15, 2016
Dermyer, whose son was shot and killed earlier this year, said it’s been a tough time, especially with the holidays. Instead of sadness, he wanted to send a message of support to all police officers for what they do every day.
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