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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.

LAPD Officer Stacey Lim's Lethal-Force Encounter

September 15, 2010

LAPD Officer Stacey Lim details her off-duty lethal force encounter. Lim was driving home after a softball game on June 9, 1990, when a carjacker ambushed and shot her as she exited her truck outside of her Canyon County home. After a 15-year-old gang member shot Lim with a stolen .357 Magnum, she returned fire, ending the threat. Officer Lim recieved the Medal of Valor in 1991.

Alaska Tactical Teams Surround Suspect Who Fatally Shot Two Officers

August 29, 2010
John Marvin Jr. allegedly shot 32-year-old Hoonah Police Sgt. Tony Wallace and 39-year-old patrolman Matt Tokuoka shortly after 10:30 p.m. Saturday.

Missouri Deputy Apprehends 'Drunk Guys' Breaking Into His Home

August 16, 2010
A Boone County (Mo.) Sheriff's deputy detained two men over the weekend, who broke into his home to attempt a robbery. The deputy was waiting for the men, as they kicked down his door, and took them into custody without firing shots.

Speeding Motorcyclist Records Trooper's Off-Duty Gun Draw

August 5, 2010

Motorcyclist Anthony Graber was speeding when a Maryland trooper in an unmarked car pulled him over. The trooper is seen pulling his gun immediately after getting out of the unmarked car and waiting five seconds to identify himself as Maryland State Police. This news report was produced by ABC2 News.

Third Off-Duty Chicago Officer Fatally Shot In As Many Months

July 18, 2010
A Chicago Police officer a month away from retirement was shot and killed Sunday morning, as he cleaned out his trunk, following a shift guarding the mayor's home.

Alcohol-Related Incidents Involving L.A. Sheriff Deputies On the Rise

June 23, 2010
There were 33 incidents between January and May, an increase over the same period in 2009, the Office of Independent Review found. Several of the incidents involved deputies who were drinking while on duty.

Drunk Dallas Officer Fires Gun In Patrol Car

June 19, 2010
The officer was drinking off-duty at a Dallas bar and two officers arrived to take her home. She thought she was being arrested, began arguing with the officers and fired a round from her duty pistol through the car's floorboard.

Off-Duty N.Y. Officer Beaten in Road Rage Incident, Fires at Attackers

June 17, 2010
An off-duty MTA Bridges and Tunnels cop shot at a group of attackers - striking one - during an early-morning road rage beatdown in the Bronx on Wednesday, cops said.

Maryland Trooper Shot, Killed While Working Security at Restaurant

June 11, 2010
Restaurant patrons called 911, after Brown stumbled through the front doors with multiple gunshot wounds. He had been talking on the phone near a marked law enforcement vehicle while wearing a jacket with "police" on the back.

Off-Duty Michigan State Trooper Assists Wounded Officer in Shootout

June 11, 2010

Michigan State Trooper Kevin Caldwell never expected to exchange gunfire with anyone May 22, 2009 on his day off. But the law enforcement officer and ordained pastor who serves as a chaplain in the U.S. Army Reserve drew on training from both his occupations to aid a fellow officer taking fire from an enraged home owner.

Chicago Officer Shoots Husband During 'Domestic Incident'

June 8, 2010
A female Chicago officer shot her husband in the arm, after he pulled out a gun and fired at a male acquaintance during a domestic incident.

Baltimore Officer Who Shot Marine Was Intoxicated During 2005 Shooting

June 7, 2010
he Baltimore police officer who shot an unarmed ex-Marine during an altercation at a Mount Vernon club was intoxicated during a 2005 shooting that was ruled to be justified.

Off-Duty Baltimore Officer Shoots Home Invader In His Living Room

June 4, 2010
The officer heard a commotion in his living room sometime before 6 a.m. Friday morning and came down stairs from his second-floor bedroom to find the man going through the officer's items near unlocked weapons.

Off-Duty Atlanta Officer Shot Breaking Up Robbery

May 30, 2010
Keith Roach intervened as three suspects were attempting to rob a man outside a Shell station. The situation escalated, as 9-10 shots were fired and Roach scuffled with one of the suspects.

Deputy Charged With Throwing Yogurt at Wife

May 28, 2010
Cpl. Douglas S. Greene, 36, has been charged with misdemeanor battery for allegedly throwing the yogurt during a yelling match with wife Miroslava Greene. The yogurt struck her on the left cheek.

Oakland PD Will Investigate Badge vs. Badge Boxing Melee

May 24, 2010
The Oakland Police Department will investigate its officers' role in a melee that followed the "Badge vs. Badge" boxing match in northern California on Friday.

Slain Chicago Officer Worked to Reduce Violence In South Side Neighborhood

May 21, 2010
Wortham, 30, was visiting his father, Tom Wortham III, late Wednesday to share photos from his trip to D.C. during National Police Week.

Off-Duty Chicago Officer Back From Iraq Killed During Motorcycle Theft

May 20, 2010
Thomas Wortham IV had returned from his second tour in Iraq. Wortham's father, a retired officer, attempted to help his son and shot two of the the attackers.
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