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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.

Off-duty ATF Agent Slain In Pharmacy Robbery

December 31, 2011
An off-duty special agent for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives was fatally shot on Saturday, when he attempted to stop an armed robbery at a Long Island, N.Y., pharmacy.

FBI Agent Drowns In Puerto Rico

December 30, 2011
Special Agent Daniel Knapp accidentally drowned on Thursday, while attempting to rescue a distressed swimmer at Playa Escondida (Hidden Beach) in Fajardo, Puerto Rico.

Off-duty Chicago Cop Slain In Grocery Story Robbery

December 30, 2011
Officer Clifton Lewis, 41, was shot after two men robbed M & M Quick Foods in the 1200 block of N. Austin Blvd. At about 8:30 p.m., two armed men entered the convenience store and, during the robbery, fired several shots, striking the officer.

Man Tries To Car-jack Off-duty Dallas Officer

December 28, 2011
Dallas Police are searching for a man who attempted to car-jack an off-duty officer, who drew her weapon on him. During a struggle, the officer was cut by the knife and fired through the door striking the suspect, who ran off with her weapon.

Off-duty Tenn. Cop Opens Fire In X-Mas Eve Gang Melee

December 25, 2011
Nine people were wounded, when rival gang members began firing at each other while leaving a Christmas Eve party outside a downtown Chattanooga church and teen club.

N.C. Cop Given Paid Leave for Alleged Beer-Bottle Attack

November 30, 2011
A Charlotte-Mecklenburg police recruiting officer has been charged with assault with a dangerous weapon after he allegedly smashed a beer bottle against the head of another player during a Thanksgiving Day poker game in Massachusetts

'Good Samaritan' Corrections Officer Slain

November 29, 2011
An Oregon correctional officer was killed late Monday, when he stopped to help a stranded motorist near Pendleton in the eastern section of the state.

Off-Duty NYPD Cop Takes Down Belligerent Man During Flight

November 28, 2011
A vacationing New York Police officer took down and handcuffed a man who punched a flight attendant during a JetBlue flight. Antonio Ynoa, 22, became angry when a flight attendant asked him to put away his duty-free alcohol.

Fla. Cop Shot at Fellow Officer, Then Ordered Pizza

November 14, 2011
Lauderhill Police Officer Kristopher John Bieger, 30, was taken into custody, after he fired 10 rounds at another officer, who happened to be his ex-girlfriend, and then calmly walked into a restaurant and ordered two slices of pizza.

Maine Cop Shot In Woods by State Wardens

November 10, 2011
A Rumford (Maine) Police Department officer was fatally shot in the woods by a Maine warden near the officer's home early Thursday. The death of Eric Richard, 46, is currently under investigation. The exact circumstances are not known.

Chicago Boy Charged with Murder of Officer Grandmother

November 7, 2011
A 15-year-old Chicago boy has been accused of murdering his 55-year-old grandmother after she yelled at him for skipping school. The relationship between the two, who lived together, had grown increasingly tense.

Off-duty N.J. Detective Fatally Shot During Armed Robbery

November 7, 2011
A Newark Police detective was fatally shot earlier this morning attempting to stop an armed robbery outside of a club in Paterson. Det. Michael Morgan, 32, was shot outside the Sunrise Lounge club on Straight Street around 3 a.m.

Video: Miami Cop Detained for Driving 120 mph

October 30, 2011
A Florida Highway Patrol trooper chased down off-duty Miami Police Officer Fausto Lopez and detained him at gunpoint, after clocking him driving 120 mph in his cruiser.

Fla. Trooper Detained Miami Cop at Gunpoint

October 29, 2011

A Florida Highway Patrol trooper chased down off-duty Miami Police Officer Fausto Lopez and detained him at gunpoint, after clocking him driving 120 mph in his cruiser.

Soldier Kills Ga. Deputy, Then Himself

October 23, 2011
An intoxicated soldier who was reportedly firing at vehicles with an M4 semiautomatic rifle fatally shot a Richmond County (Ga.) Sheriff's deputy earlier today before killing himself.

Off-Duty Deputy who Tackled Robber Crashed Through Glass

October 6, 2011
An off-duty Florida sheriff's deputy suffered minor injuries, after tackling a suspect who tried to steal cash from a donation jar for terminally ill children.
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