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Off-Duty Colorado Deputy Critically Wounded in Robbery Shooting

January 28, 2016
An off-duty Jefferson County, CO, sheriff's deputy was shot several times in southeast Aurora late Tuesday night. More Here.

San Francisco PD Revising Force Policy After Fatal Shooting

January 25, 2016
San Francisco's police use of force is being revamped after a recent fatal shooting. Last week there was a hearing at city hall and a meeting of the police commission to get community input. More Here.

Los Angeles County Deputies Fatally Shoot Armed Man in Controversial Incident

December 14, 2015
Sheriff's officials said at a news conference that the man, Nicholas Robertson, 28, fired six to seven shots into the air on a residential street in Lynwood before walking into a bustling shopping district on Long Beach Boulevard around 11 a.m. More Here.

Cook County State's Attorney Will Not Charge Officer in Ronald Johnson Shooting

December 7, 2015
The blurry dash-cam video shows officers running after Johnson. As he runs off frame, Officer Hernandez raises his arms and flashes come from his gun. More Here.

Protesters Demand Firing of San Francisco Chief Over Fatal OIS

December 7, 2015
Officers were yelling "Drop the knife!" numerous times. He appeared to ignore their commands. In the video, it shows an officer firing a bean bag gun. Then, seconds later, officers open fire with their duty pistols. More Here.

Wichita Police Shoot Armed Teen, "Gang Member" Outside Crowded School Gymnasium

December 7, 2015
Interim Wichita, KS, Police Chief Nelson Mosley says a 17-year-old gang member was shot by police Friday night after being spotted with a handgun running at officers and toward a crowded high school gymnasium. More Here.

Carjacking Suspect Killed in Gunfight with Seattle Police

December 7, 2015
Police were initially called to a downtown coffee shop around 12:30 p.m. after employees called 911 to report a man had entered the coffee shop with a gun. The armed suspect then fled to a tattoo parlor, leading to another 911 call, police said. More Here.

Suspect Shot Trying to Rob Plainclothes NYPD Detective

November 9, 2015
According to NYPD Chief of Detectives, several individuals approached the detective on the street and tried to rob him of his cell phone at gun point. More Here.

Pennsylvania Officer Acquitted of Murder in Shooting of Unarmed Motorist

November 6, 2015
A Dauphin County jury acquitted Hummelstown, PA, Officer Lisa Mearkle of third-degree murder and voluntary and involuntary manslaughter charges in a shooting captured by a camera attached to her stun gun. More Here.

North Charleston Pays $6.5 Million Settlement to Family of Walter Scott, State Record

October 9, 2015
North Charleston (SC) City Council officials announced approval of a $6.5 million settlement with the Walter Scott family during Thursday night's meeting. More Here.

Protests Break Out in Charlotte Following Mistrial in Officer-Involved Shooting Case

August 23, 2015
Protests broke out in the center city area of Charlotte over the weekend following a mistrial Friday in the case of a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer accused in the shooting death of an unarmed man. More Here.

Grand Jury Says New Jersey Officers Justified in Fatal Shooting

August 21, 2015
No criminal charges will be filed against the two Bridgeton, N.J., police officers who said they "feared for their lives" the night they shot at and killed Jerame C. Reid during a December traffic stop. More Here.

Dash Cam Footage of Shooting Incident Released in Charlotte Officer's Manslaughter Trial

August 6, 2015
Officer Adam Neal, whose car captured the dash cam video described what can't be seen on the video, saying that after the initial volley of shots, Jonathan Ferrell's upper body fell on Officer Kerrick's legs, the two men then fell into a ditch and continued to be engaged. More Here.

Former South Carolina Officer Indicted for Fatal Shooting, Could Get Life

June 8, 2015
Charleston County (S.C.) Solicitor Scarlett Wilson on Monday announced that a state Grand Jury has indicted a former North Charleston police officer for murder.

Oklahoma Troopers Shoot, Kill Man After Floodwater Rescue

June 2, 2015
According to Capt. Paul Timmons, with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Nehemiah Fisher pushed one trooper to the ground and began fighting. More Here.

Footage of Boston Officer Being Shot in Face Released

April 12, 2015
Boston prosecutors released video Friday of the March 27 shooting of a police officer and the subsequent killing of the gunman. More Here.
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