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SF Teen Fatally Shot After Pulling Gun on Officer

June 6, 2012
A South San Francisco police officer shot a 14-year-old boy after the teenager pulled a gun. The incident began when an officer tried to contact the boy in the parking lot of an Arco gas station.

Conn. Cop Critically Injured In Chase

May 17, 2012
A Stamford (Conn.) Police officer was critically injured after falling 20 feet from a bridge abutment while chasing a robbery suspect in Norwalk early Thursday morning, police said.

Okla. Capt. Charged with Manslaughter In Teen's Shooting

April 24, 2012
A Del City (Okla.) Police Department captain charged with manslaughter in the death of a teen posted bond and was released from jail after turning himself in.

Chicago Tactical Officer Shot by Curfew Violator

March 20, 2012
A tactical Chicago Police officer emerged from surgery Tuesday, after he was shot three times in the chest Monday night on the Southeast Side.

NYPD Cop Saved When Perp's Round Strikes Duty Belt

February 27, 2012
A spare ammunition magazine likely saved a New York City police officer's life early Monday, when a suspect's 9mm round struck the gear during a running gun battle in lower Manhattan.

NYPD Cop Survives Shot To Head

February 1, 2012
A New York City police officer who was shot in the head while chasing a man through a housing project is expected to survive his injuries.

Head of N.J. State Police Helps Catch Thieves

January 27, 2012
When a radio call came in about State Police in pursuit of a stolen tractor-trailer Wednesday night, Col. Rick Fuentes, superintendent of the New Jersey State Police, who was in the area, responded.

Foot Pursuits: To Chase or Not to Chase?

December 16, 2011

Foot pursuits by their very nature are emotionally charged and dangerous events that occur frequently in police work. Law enforcement officers must balance their obligation to enforce laws and arrest perpetrators with their personal safety.

N.Y. Cop's Vest Stops Robber's Round

December 2, 2011
A Long Island police officer was shot in the back by a robbery suspect, but his ballistic vest likely saved his life.

Man Who Shot Officer Found Dead In Squad

October 24, 2011
Tyrone Smith, 32, was found unresponsive in the rear seat of a Sacramento PD cruiser, after being caught after a foot pursuit late Saturday night. Law enforcement officers had been searching for Smith for about seven hours, after he critically wounded a Twin Rivers Police officer.

Police: SF Suspect Died of Self-Inflicted Wound

July 22, 2011
The bullet that killed 19-year-old Kenneth Wade Harding on Saturday came from a .380-caliber firearm, and a round of the same caliber was recovered from Harding's jacket pocket

Video: Parolee Fatally Shot In SF After Foot Pursuit

July 18, 2011
San Francisco Police identified the 19-year-old parolee and murder suspect who was shot and killed after he allegedly fired at officers during a foot pursuit.

Pennsylvania K-9 Officer Shot During Foot Pursuit

June 30, 2011
This morning, Deputy Kyle Pagerly succumbed to injuries suffered when he was shot in the head with an AK-47 by Matthew Connor, 25, late Wednesday at an Albany Township residence.

Suspect Shot at Calif. Elementary School After Fleeing from Officers

April 20, 2011
Police responded to a disturbance call at Johnson Elementary School in El Cajon, Calif., and attempted to talk to the men, reports San Diego 6 News. The men ran from police in separate directions.

Sheriff's Dog Stabbed, Killed During Pursuit

April 4, 2011
Clark County (Wash.) Sheriff's Office dog, Kane, was attempting to apprehend 31-year-old Keegan Graves, who allegedly stabbed the black Dutch shepherd multiple times and kept running.

Video: Surveillance Footage Clarifies Walmart OIS

March 29, 2011
The shooting occurred on Jan. 23 at about 4 p.m., when Kitsap County (Wash.) Sheriff's Office deputies approached Anthony Martinez in a Walmart parking lot in Port Orchard.

Walmart Parking Lot OIS

March 29, 2011
Recently released surveillance footage shows the wounding of two Kitsap County (Wash.) Sheriff's deputies, by a man who turned and fired after running from the deputies in a Walmart parking lot in Port Orchard.

St. Louis Officer Disarmed, Shot With Own Gun

March 1, 2011
The officer arrived at the 5200 block of St. Louis Avenue at about 1 a.m. Tuesday to find a man who had been stabbed. The officer entered the home and chased the suspect, who was able to wrestle the officer's gun away from him and fire one shot at him.

Pa. Cop, DUI Plunge Off 22-Foot Bridge During Foot Pursuit

February 15, 2011
Cpl. Dan Hahn, a 21-year veteran, was chasing Thomas Booth, 22, when Booth jumped from an overpass, landing on a roadway below. Cpl. Hahn reportedly didn't know the fall would be so severe, and followed Booth over, landing on the roadway.

Teen Kills Self With Texas Deputy's Gun

February 12, 2011
The deputy chased down 19-year-old Salome Alvarez, who had an extensive criminal record, late Friday. Alvarez tackled the deputy, took away his gun and pointed it at the deputy before using the weapon on himself.
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