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Search Result: Off-Duty Incidents

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Texas Deputy Wrestles With Home Invaders

May 24, 2012

A shirtless Bexar County (Texas) Sheriff's deputy fought with three robbery suspects outside of his home on Sunday. The fight was captured on a neighbor's surveillance camera. Read the full story here.

In Defense of George Zimmerman

May 3, 2012
Politicians and law enforcement administrators often credit law enforcement with the safety enjoyed in nicer neighborhoods. We don't deserve the credit. Safe neighborhoods are not made so by quality policing.

Dallas Cop Allegedly Fired at Car While Drunk

April 30, 2012
An off-duty Dallas police officer was arrested Sunday in Mesquite after authorities say he drove along Interstate 30, fired at a car with his handgun and continued to drive on the highway with the weapon held out his window.

Off-Duty Denver Cop Fatally Shoots Ex-Con at Church

April 25, 2012
An off-duty Denver Police officer fatally shot a career criminal at an Aurora church, after the suspect shot his aunt.

Video: Retired NYPD Lt. Stops Pharmacy Robber

April 18, 2012
A retired NYPD lieutenant fatally shot a Bloods gang member who attempted to rob a Harlem pharmacy with two accomplices, who are still being sought by police.

Retired NYPD Lt. Stops Pharmacy Robber

April 18, 2012

A retired NYPD lieutenant fatally shot a Bloods gang member who attempted to rob a Harlem pharmacy with two accomplices. The retired cop was filling up his car at a gasoline station across the street, when the robbery occurred. Read the full story here.

Bill Would Protect Fed Agents Who Intervene To Stop Violence

April 9, 2012
A federal bill introduced in Congress earlier this year would give special agents greater protection when intervening to stop a violent act, even if it's outside the scope of their duties.

Wyo. High Court: Deputy Wrongly Fired

April 2, 2012
The Laramie County Sheriff's Department was wrong for firing a deputy for allegedly mishandling the investigation of a fight between an off-duty officer and Air Force airman.

Mass. Officer Shot Over 'Emotional Relationship'

March 16, 2012
A Beverly cop shot in the groin area by a jealous husband could still face disciplinary action for his "emotional relationship" that he told authorities "got out of hand" with the wife of a Hamilton police sergeant who later committed suicide.

Denver Cop Claims Girlfriend Assaulted Him With Justin Bieber Doll

March 12, 2012
Officer Michael Nuanes Jr., 37, claimed his 42-year-old girlfriend hurled the Barbie-sized doll at him, injuring his foot. The Denver cop had allegedly assaulted his girlfriend.

N.J. Cop Shoots, Kills Mall Hostage Taker

March 9, 2012
An off-duty police officer fatally shot a shoplifter who was holding a hostage at knife point inside Woodbridge Center Thursday evening.

Fla. Officer Reprimanded for Hauling Mattresses On Cruiser

March 6, 2012
A Miami-Dade, Fla., police officer has been relieved of duty, after a local television station aired video showing her hauling mattresses on top of her marked patrol unit.

Indiana Trooper Saves Self In Tornado

March 5, 2012
An Indiana State Police trooper freed himself from tornado debris this weekend after he found himself pinned in his basement under air-conditioning units.

Mass. Sgt. Fatally Shoots Cop, Kills Self

February 27, 2012
The Essex district attorney's office is now investigating the motive of a Hamilton police sergeant who fatally shot a Beverly police officer while off duty, then killed himself.

NYPD Sgt. Resisted Arrest After Driving Drunk

February 22, 2012
An off-duty NYPD sergeant busted for drunken driving on Sunday resisted arrest, injuring a fellow cop as he hauled the blotto lawman off to jail.

Off-Duty Gang Confrontations

February 17, 2012
Do yourself a favor. Your planning for the many facets of an unthinkable off-duty situation must be serious and deliberate. Think about it, and be prepared for these confrontations.

Off-duty Chicago Cop Shot Man who Tried To Run Him Down

February 13, 2012
A man was shot dead by an off-duty Chicago police officer outside the officer's South Chicago neighborhood home Saturday when he tried to run the officer over with a van he had used to ram into the officer's garage.

Off-Duty Ready

February 13, 2012

Do your kids know the difference between cover and concealment, and how to use both? I am not advocating scaring your family, but preparing your family—and when you do, it will prepare you. You can act more confidently knowing your loved ones are prepared as well.

Police Search for Killer of Mich. Corrections Officer

January 15, 2012
Police are tracking down leads to try and determine who shot and killed a state prison corrections officer in the parking lot of his home in Madison Heights early Saturday, but so far, no arrests have been made.

Off-Duty Houston SRO Beat Up Defending Homeless Man

January 11, 2012
A Houston Independent School District police officer was injured Tuesday while attempting to help a homeless man during a robbery at a gas station.
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