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Search Result: Off-Duty Incidents

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Off-Duty Florida Deputy Stops Gunman From Killing More

December 18, 2012

On July 25, Sgt. Kristin Shiner was relaxing at home. However, when she heard shots fired near her house, she quickly switched modes and successfully kept an armed neighbor who'd killed a door-to-door salesman from continuing to shoot.

Texas Deputy Stops Theater Shooter

December 16, 2012
A Bexar County (Texas) Sheriff's deputy shot and wounded a gunman at a movie theater late Sunday after two people were wounded by the shooter.

Off-Duty Detroit Sgt. Shoots Carjacker

November 14, 2012
An off-duty Detroit Police sergeant shot a 19-year-old carjacker who pointed a gun at the officer late Monday.

Off-Duty Texas Reserve Deputy Shoots, Kills Armed Man

November 5, 2012
The Houston Police Department's Homicide Division is investigating the fatal shooting of a suspect by an off-duty reserve Harris County Precinct 7 deputy constable.

Suspect In San Diego Cop's Shooting Killed in Gun Battle

November 1, 2012
A suspect police believe robbed and shot an off-duty San Diego Police officer at an ATM was killed in gunfire as officers attempted to apprehend him Wednesday night.

NYPD Cop Promoted To Detective for Off-Duty Heroics

October 26, 2012
Officer Ivan Marcano became Detective Ivan Marcano during a bedside ceremony Friday morning honoring him for stopping an armed robber despite being shot in the chest.

Video: Wounded Off-Duty NYPD Cop Stops Robber

October 25, 2012
An off-duty New York Police Department officer was shot after he confronted armed robbers while off duty. NYPD officer Ivan Marcano was driving with his girlfriend Wednesday evening in the Bronx when he spotted two armed suspects robbing another man.

Off-Duty NYPD Cop Takes Down Robber

October 25, 2012

NYPD officer Ivan Marcano was shot after he confronted three armed robbers while off duty. Officer Marcano returned fire, striking one of three suspects. Read the full story here.

Ohio Cop Dies In Double-Murder Suicide

October 24, 2012
Three people including a veteran Lancaster (Ohio) Police officer died early Tuesday, after a possessive husband gunned down his ex-wife and the officer before turning the gun on himself.

Sureño Gang Member Gets Life for Killing L.A. County Deputy

October 23, 2012
A Sureño gang member pleaded guilty Tuesday to murdering a Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputy in the driveway of his Cypress Park home in 2008, and received life without the possibility of parole.

Chicago Police Culture On Trial In Bartender's Beating Case

October 22, 2012
Allegations of a culture in which Chicago police jump to protect fellow officers accused of wrongdoing are at the heart of a federal civil trial beginning Monday that pits the victim of a barroom beating by an off-duty officer against the city.

'Irrational' Naked Woman Shot, Killed by Off-Duty Officers

October 22, 2012
Two off-duty Florida officers shot and killed an "armed, naked and irrational" woman who confronted them at a party on Saturday.

Off-Duty Md. Cop Killed In Crash In Cruiser

October 18, 2012
An off-duty Prince George's County police officer was killed in a crash in his marked cruiser Thursday afternoon, the second time this year that a county officer has been fatally injured in a traffic accident.

Off-Duty Interventions, On-Duty Aggravations, and Officer Safety

October 9, 2012
I would hope that the next officer who finds himself dealing with three street punks will be armed, and I mean truly "armed" with more than just a gun or a TASER. By that I mean that I hope he or she is armed with a special kind of survival mindset.

Texas Officer Brutally Attacked By Teen Dies

October 8, 2012
An El Paso (Texas) Police officer who caught three teenagers vandalizing his car died Friday from injuries sustained when one of the teens brutally assaulted him.

Teen Shot By Off-Duty SF Deputy During Robbery

September 13, 2012
An off-duty San Francisco County Sheriff's deputy shot and wounded a 17-year-old Alameda boy near Oakland's Lake Merritt early Monday after the suspect tried to rob the officer and his girlfriend, authorities said.

Off-Duty Ga. Cop Kills Gunman During Bar Fight

September 4, 2012
An off-duty DeKalb County (Ga.) Police officer working a security detail shot and killed a man who opened fire in a crowded bar Saturday night. Four patrons were injured.

Man Confesses To Killing Philly Cop

August 24, 2012
A 23-year-old felon with a history of arrests for illegal guns and assaults has confessed to being part of the robbery team that killed Philadelphia Police Officer Moses Walker Jr.

Convicted in the Media

August 22, 2012

Special Agent Chris Deedy has been charged with second-degree murder in Hawaii following an off-duty shooting in front of a McDonald's in Waikiki. Headlines were quick to characterize Deedy as a killer and a murderer.

Philly Cop Killers Seen In Second Video

August 21, 2012
The Philadelphia Police Department released a second more-detailed video Tuesday giving a closer look at the two suspects police believe killed Officer Moses Walker Jr. during a Saturday robbery.
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