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2 Chicago Officers Hurt in South Side Shootout

June 7, 2014
Two Chicago police officers were shot while exchanging gunfire with a man on the Far South Side at about 11:30 p.m. Friday, according to police.

Navy Yard Killer Had History of Mental Illness

September 17, 2013
The man authorities say killed 12 people in Monday's Washington Navy Yard rampage had a history of mental illness and reportedly told people he was hearing voices.

2 Boston Officers Shot, Suspect Dead In Daylight Gun Battle

August 7, 2013
The officers, members of the Drug Control Unit, suffered gunshot wounds to the legs during the gun battle at 1:45 p.m. near Dorchester Avenue and Shepton Street. Officers returned fire, killing the suspect.

Pa. Trooper Wounded In Standoff

July 23, 2013

A Pennsylvania trooper was wounded in a shootout with a barricaded suspect during an 18-hour standoff in Latrobe. His ballistic helmet likely saved his life. Read the full story here.

Mass. Police Recount Boston Bomber Take-Down

July 8, 2013
The two sergeants and six officers of the Watertown (Mass.) Police Department who engaged the Tsarnaev brothers during the manhunt following the Boston Marathon bombing gave a minute-to-minute account to the New York Post.

Texas Sex Offender Kills Deputy, Wounds Officer

July 1, 2013
A fugitive sex offender fatally shot a Texas deputy serving a warrant and later wounded a municipal officer in a city hall shootout that also left the suspect dead.

Suspect Scrawled Note Claiming Responsibility for Boston Bombing

May 16, 2013
The surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect scrawled a note on the cabin wall of the boat where he was captured claiming responsibility for the attacks and expressing his desire to join his dead brother in a Muslim paradise.

CHP Officer Wounded In SoCal Gunfight

May 10, 2013
A California Highway Patrol officer was shot in the leg during a gun battle with murder suspects at the end of a high-speed pursuit in San Bernardino County on Thursday.

Neighbor's Photos Show Shootout with Boston Bombers

April 23, 2013
A blogger and Watertown, Mass., resident has published photos and a first-hand account of the deadly gunfight between Boston Marathon bombing suspects and authorities on a residential street.

Pa. Officer Wounded In Gun Battle

March 19, 2013
A Pittsburgh police officer returned fire after a suspect shot him during a foot pursuit when the officer was in the prone position. Officer Christopher Kertis was shot several times in the left leg.

ATF's Waco Raid

February 28, 2013

Footage from the shootout between ATF agents and the Branch Davidians at the Mount Carmel compound near Waco, Texas, on Feb. 28, 1993. Read "Lessons Learned from the ATF Waco Raid."

Sheriff's Dispatcher's Performance During Big Bear Shootout

February 19, 2013
The incident underscores the essential role played by the dedicated emergency services dispatchers nationwide. These behind-the-scene professionals constitute a vital link to police officers every time officers leave their stations.

Video: Gunfight with Chris Dorner Captured by CBS

February 13, 2013
A CBS news crew captured video footage of the intense gun battle between San Bernardino County (Calif.) Sheriff's deputies and fugitive ex-LAPD cop Chris Dorner.

How the North Hollywood Shootout Changed Patrol Arsenals

February 28, 2012

On the 15th anniversary of one of the fiercest gun battles in modern law enforcement history, patrol officers are much better armed, equipped, and trained than they were in 1997.

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.

Two NYPD Cops Shot During Violent Labor Day Weekend

September 6, 2011
Two New York City police officers were wounded in an exchange of gunfire on Labor Day that capped a violent weekend of shootings in Brooklyn and disrupted the annual West Indian Day Parade.

Massive Manhunt Underway After LAPD Cop Struck In Hail of Gunfire

August 26, 2011
The Los Angeles Police Department has launched a massive dragnet for the two men who sprayed an LAPD officer with gunfire, after a pedestrian stop in South Los Angeles.

Calif. Cop Fatally Shoots Man In Armored Car Robbery Shootout

August 24, 2011
A suspect who attempted to rob an armored car in Pinole, Calif., on Wednesday morning was fatally shot during a heist that involved two gunfights between officers and a security guard.

Are We Teaching Cops To Run?

August 19, 2011

When a gunfight begins you need to end it, period. But many of you have been taught that your first need is to find cover. Which may be teaching you to run away from a fight instead of doing your duty, which is to "run toward the gunfire."

West Memphis Shooting: Wal-Mart Shootout

June 17, 2011

Arkansas wildlife officer Michael K. Neal ended a gun battle between law enforcement and two sovereign citizens at a West Memphis Wal-Mart by ramming the suspect's minivan with his agency truck.

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