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Video: Florida Trooper Struck by Vehicle at Roadside Crash in Serious Condition

December 4, 2018
A Florida State Trooper pushed a bystander out of the path of an oncoming vehicle before being struck by that car at the scene of a traffic collision on Monday.

Florida Trooper Suffers Minor Injuries in Roll-over Crash

December 4, 2018
A Florida Highway Patrol trooper—who has not been identified—was involved in a roll-over crash early Monday morning.

Louisiana Officer Shot—Body Armor Sends Ricocheting Bullet Safely Away

December 3, 2018
Sheriff Jay Russell said that the bullet struck the deputy in his body armor, then ricocheted into the back seat of the squad car. He said that the deputy should be okay.

Kentucky Trooper Suffers Minor Injuries Following Vehicle Pursuit

December 3, 2018
A trooper with the Kentucky State Police suffered minor injuries on Friday after a vehicle pursuit of a motorist who fled a traffic stop.

Citizens Come to Aid of Florida Officer Shot by Felon Armed with a Rifle

November 26, 2018
Officer Kevin Hird was struck in the right arm during a confrontation with a suspect armed with a rifle. Citizens immediately rushed to Hird's aid, applying pressure to his wound until EMS responders arrived.

Officer Safety Considerations for Foot Pursuits

November 23, 2018
While empirical data doesn't exist—at least to my knowledge—on lost productivity due to injuries sustained during foot pursuits, anecdotal evidence suggests that medical leave following such activities is significant enough to give some thought to the matter.

Ohio Officer Injured as Distracted Driver Slams Into His Patrol Vehicle

November 22, 2018
According to WLWT-TV, Officer Scott Hamilton was in a town of the same name when the driver took a sudden left turn directly in front of the oncoming officer's car.

Michigan Chief Slips on Ice, Shoots Self in Foot

November 19, 2018
Chief Roy Johnson of the Carleton (MI) Police Department was responding to a breaking and entering call when he slipped on a patch of ice and accidentally discharged his weapon, causing a minor injury to his foot.

Dozens of Iowa Cadets Hospitalized for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

November 16, 2018
More than 75 students at the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy were hospitalized because of carbon monoxide poisoning, according to NBC News. The cadets—all newly hired law enforcement officers still in training—were evacuated and initially taken to a nearby National Guard building.

Wisconsin Officer Injured in Crash with Alleged DUI Driver

November 5, 2018
An officer with the Sheboygan (WI) Police Department was reportedly injured in a collision with a suspected drunk driver on Saturday.

Vermont Chief Injured in Fatal Head-On Collision

November 5, 2018
A 48-year-old man was killed when his vehicle drifted over the centerline of a road in Groton, Vermont, and struck the vehicle occupied by St. Johnsbury Police Chief Timothy Page and his wife Colleen on Saturday.

Pittsburgh Officers Injured during Synagogue Shooting Cheered at NHL Game

October 31, 2018
Just before the puck was dropped in the hockey game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the New York Islanders, two of the officers injured in the tragic mass murder at the Tree of Life synagogue on Saturday stood before a crowd roaring with their appreciation for their heroics.

2 Arizona Officers Shot, Suspect Dead

October 30, 2018
Two officers with the Tempe, AZ, police department were shot while trying to serve an order of protection against a domestic violence suspect.

4 Pittsburgh Officers Recovering from Injuries Suffered in Synagogue Shooting

October 30, 2018
Four officers with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police who were injured while responding to the deadliest attack on Jews in United States history are reportedly recovering.

Colorado Police Officer Suffers Non-Life-Threatening Injuries in Shooting

October 29, 2018
An officer with the Denver (CO) Police Department was shot in the leg while responding to a shooting call. Officers were at the scene of a shooting and assisting a victim when a gunman opened fire. Officers returned fire, and the suspect retreated into a home.

Kansas Officer Hospitalized after Collision in Vehicle Pursuit

October 25, 2018
A police officer with the Derby (KS) Police Department was transported to a hospital after a vehicle pursuit in that city on Wednesday afternoon.

Maryland Officer Expected to be OK after his Patrol Vehicle Accident

October 19, 2018
An officer with the Anne Arundel (MD) Police Department is expected to be okay—suffering only minor injuries—after a driver exiting the parking lot of a local restaurant struck his patrol vehicle.

Massachusetts Officer Attacked Responding to Domestic Dispute

October 19, 2018
The officer—who is as yet unidentified—reportedly engaged in a foot pursuit of the subject, apprehending him and placing him under arrest.

Major League Baseball Player Will Not Face Charges After Accidentally Striking Police Officer

October 8, 2018
Sano had been speaking to a police officer in front of the club. After the exchange, he went to back up his white pickup truck without realizing that the officer had not moved his motorcycle from behind him.

New Jersey Officer Struck, Injured While Working Traffic Assignment

October 2, 2018
Sgt. Christopher Gehring was struck shortly before noon by a 2016 Chevy Silverado driven by a 55-year-old man identified as James Bruno, the department said in a statement.
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