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Michigan Prosecutor Questions OIS, After Viewing Cruiser Video

March 22, 2011
Officer Tracy Yurkunas shot domestic violence suspect Devin Reddick once in the abdomen, after pulling the suspect over in a parking lot. In the footage, Reddick can be seen jumping out of his car and reaching for his waistband prior to the shooting.

Encounters with Bloods and Crips

March 22, 2011
Whether on duty or off duty, whether you are a federal agent or a county sheriff, whether intended or unintended, close encounters with Blood and Crip gang members can be very dangerous.

Video Prompts Review of Michigan OIS

March 22, 2011

This dash-cam footage prompted prosuctors in Washtenaw County, Mich., to reopen their review of Pittsfield Township Police Officer Tracy Yurkunas' shooting of a domestic violence suspect during a vehicle stop.

California Chief Clarifies Water-Nozzle Shooting

March 15, 2011
Douglas Zerby, 35, was fatally shot Dec. 12, when he pointed the nozzle at officers who responded to a neighbor's 911 call of a man with a gun on a porch landing.

Michigan Cop's OIS Saved Man's Mother

March 7, 2011
Norton Shores PD's Cpl. Matthew Rhyndress fatally shot the agitated, suicidal Benjamin Arthur Kukulka. The shots likely saved Polly Kukulka from serious injury or death.

Heavily Armed Gunman Shoots La. Deputy In Sheriff's Office

March 1, 2011
John Futrell was armed with a rifle, handgun, and knife, as well as extra magazines of ammunition for each firearm. Dep. Barkley Roberts was shot once in the chest and received medical treatment.

N.Y. Cop Pinned to Van Fires at Drug Suspect

February 26, 2011
Officer Joseph Milkowski fired the shots that stopped the van driven by Derrick "Murder" Nailor, who was arrested and charged with multiple felonies. Van passenger Rashad Bradford was killed by two police rounds.

Shots Fired: Bloomfield, Vermont 08/19/1997

February 25, 2011

New Hampshire State Trooper Charles West halted a town's troubled resident who had killed two officers and a newspaper editor during a murderous rampage while armed with an AR-15 and ballistic vest.

Slain N.Y. Cop Was a Proactive Veteran

February 19, 2011
Chief Ron Knapp described Officer John Falcone as an active officer who "was always the first one in the middle of it, as he was this time."

N.Y. Officer Critically Wounded In Gunfire, Two Dead

February 18, 2011
A Poughkeepsie (N.Y.) Police officer was shot in the face and three officers were injured during a Friday shoot-out at a New York train station. The shoot-out also left a husband and wife dead.

Bad Taillight Leads To Fatal Gunfight In Florida

February 17, 2011
Jason A. Wilson, 29, was fatally shot in New Port Richey, after officers pulled over a vehicle with him riding in the back seat at 1:45 a.m. Wilson fired after a deputy yelled "gun."

Seattle Cop Who Fatally Shot Woodcarver Won't Face Charges

February 16, 2011
In announcing the decision Wednesday morning, King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg said he was troubled by some of Birk's actions, such as the officer's quick decision to fire. Satterberg also said he saw no malicious intent by the officer.

Mexican National Chases, Opens Fire On Calif. Sheriff's Deputy

February 12, 2011
The deputy, who has not been identified, was not injured. He returned fire, wounding the suspect who has been identified as 25-year-old Armando Gonzalez.

How To Determine a Basic LE Combat Load

February 9, 2011
During my law enforcement career, I found it no real burden or inconvenience to carry one or two spare magazines or one or two extra speed loaders. One trick I learned is to invert double-magazine pouches to make them fit in a way that flatters your body and protrudes less.

Man Who Shot Paramus Officer Turned Gun On Himself

February 7, 2011
The 23-year-old north New Jersey man who shot a Paramus (N.J.) Police officer after a vehicle pursuit on Sunday turned the gun on himself during the gunfight, suffering severe brain damage.

N.J. Officer Shot In Roadside Gunfight

February 7, 2011
Paramus (N.J.) Police Officer Rachel Morgan was shot several times while exchanging gunfire with a suspect, who she attempted to pull over for speeding and driving with fictitious plates.

Tampa OIS Suspect Grabbed Officer's Weapon

January 31, 2011
Officer William B. Cain called for backup and eventually pulled the car over, after running the plate and determining the driver had a suspended license. After the suspect was able to get a hand on the officer's gun, Officer Scott Savitt shot him twice fatally.

Oakland Police Kill Man Pointing Fake Rifle

January 31, 2011
Officers fatally shot 39-year-old Matthew Cicelski outside his ex-girlfriend's home as he walked around the 5500 block of Taft Avenue clad in camouflage clothing. Neighbors reported Cicelski walking up and down and "prancing" along Taft Avenue as if he were "patrolling" the street.

Detroit Police Precinct Attack

January 29, 2011

The Detroit PD released a clip of narrated surveillance video from the Northwestern District station shooting. The clip shows a gunman striding into the station, and spraying volleys from a shotgun at surprised officers before being fatally wounded within inches of three of his victims. Source: Associated Press.

Oakland Cop Shoots Man Who Exited Vehicle With Two Weapons

January 27, 2011
Martin Flenaugh, 19, was the passenger in a car driven by parolee Jerome Brown, 24, who was arrested after a foot pursuit. Brown has convictions for possession of stolen property and being an accessory.
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