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Search Result: Off-Duty Incidents

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St. Louis Officer Investigated for Off-Duty 'Beating'

January 7, 2011

Citizen video captured St. Louis Police officer Dustin Ries striking a man with a retractable baton, using pepper spray and handcuffing the man at about 2:30 a.m. on New Year's Day at a Shell gas station, after the subject told the officer to, "Shut Up."

Phoenix Motor Cop In Critical Condition After Crash

December 21, 2010
Officer Eric Kral, 35, was in uniform and riding his personal motorcycle to a second job, when he changed lanes and tried to change back, but didn't realize traffic had slowed. He then rear-ended the vehicle in front of him.

St. Louis Deputy Fatally Shoots Pit Bull

December 21, 2010
A St. Louis Sheriff's deputy shot and killed one of two pit bulls who approached him in a threatening manner on Monday. The deputy was leaving his home, when the shooting occurred.

Off-Duty Capitol Police Officer Stops Schizophrenic Shooter

December 20, 2010

As the officer got into his Dodge Ram truck, the man with the duty belt started firing on his vehicle. Thornton lay down along the front seat as glass from his truck's windows shattered around him. He kept peering up to check the assailant's location.

Off-Duty NY Cop Shot Outside Bronx Restaurant

December 13, 2010
The officer, who hasn't been identified, is expected to fully recover. The shooting occurred after an argument between the officer and a man in the passenger seat of a Chevrolet Caprice.

Baltimore May Restrict Off-Duty Carry During Alcohol Consumption

December 6, 2010
Baltimore Police Commissioner Frederick H. Bealefeld III is considering revising the department's General Order governing officer conduct to prohibit officers from carrying a firearm if they consume alcohol off duty.

Maryland Officer Stabbed During Restaurant Dispute

November 22, 2010
The Prince George's County (Md.) police officer was stabbed by Milton Benitez Salvador, 34. Salvador, who has no fixed address, has been charged with attempted murder and assault on a law enforcement officer.

Off-Duty Texas Deputy Fires On Burglary Suspect

November 21, 2010
Deputy Brent Bible confronted Christopher Gries, 30, while he peered into a vehicle. Gries then returned to his still-running Cadillac Escalade and steered it toward the deputy.

Off-Duty Firearms Carry and Training

November 18, 2010

If for no other reason than the protection of yourself and your loved ones, you need to practice off-duty firearms tactics. And it's in your agency's best interests to provide you with the necessary skills.

Georgia Chief Deputy Killed Answering Door at Home

November 15, 2010
Chief Deputy Kevin Roberts, 48, was fatally shot by 37-year-old Sherman Ash Branch, the subject of a Greene County Sheriff's Office narcotics investigation. Branch then killed himself.

Slain Virginia Officer Always Tried to Help People

October 30, 2010
Victor Decker, 25, was found fatally shot by the side of a road in Virginia Beach earlier in the week. The officer was off duty when slain, but wearing his badge around his neck.

Off-Duty Houston Cop Fires on Truck Thief

October 26, 2010
Officer R.O. Carreon, who has been on the force since 2006, fired on the suspected thief with a shotgun and wounding the man, who was arrested after driving to LBJ Hospital following the shooting.

Off-Duty Brooklyn Cop Patron Thwarts Salon Robbery

October 25, 2010
Officer Feris Jones, 50, was getting her hair done at Sabine's Hallway Beauty Salon in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood that's covered by the NYPD's 79th Precinct at 6:27 p.m. Saturday. At that time, 19-year-old parolee Winston Cox entered the business and demanded the wallets of patrons.

Baltimore Officer Exonerated In Friendly Fire Incident

October 22, 2010
A jury has cleared Baltimore PD's Officer John Torres in the fatal shooting of Officer Norman Stamp during an off-duty shooting outside of a strip club.

Man Charged With Killing Baltimore Cop In Parking Dispute

October 18, 2010
Detective Brian Stevenson, an 18-year veteran and married father of three, had gone out to have dinner on the eve of his 38th birthday. He and Sian James got into an altercation in a private parking lot.

Man Wrestles Gun From Massachusetts Officer To Fatally Shoot Himself

October 7, 2010
The officer, who was working a paid detail for a Verizon work crew in front of Lynn City Hall, was taken to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

Guard Yourself While Carrying Off Duty

October 7, 2010
A firearm stolen from one officer's vehicle was later used to kill still another-Minneapolis PD Officer Richard Miller, who'd stopped the gun thief in yet another stolen vehicle.

Baltimore Schools Officer Shoots Robbery Suspect

October 4, 2010
A Baltimore City Schools Police officer who intervened to halt a robbery in progress at a 99 Cent store shot one of the suspects. The officer shot the suspect on the upper body after he approached "in a threatening manner."

Trooper Arrested After Pointing Gun at Off-Duty Boston Cop

September 26, 2010
An 18-year Massachusetts State Police veteran and Army hero was arrested Saturday morning, after he allegedly drove drunk, pointed a gun at an off-duty Boston police officer and fired a shot into the ceiling of his house.

Two Men Arrested for Throwing Acid Bomb Into Officer's Yard

September 24, 2010
The men detonated two acid bombs in their yard and threw a third into the yard of their neighbor, a Baytown police officer. Officers from the department's bomb squad disarmed the device.
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