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Baltimore Officers Fire On Driver Attempting to Run Them Down

August 27, 2009
Two Baltimore officers fired shots late Wednesday at the driver of a car who attempted to run them down, the Baltimore Sun reports.

Report Blames Cops for BART Shooting

August 25, 2009
The report reviewing the actions of BART police officers on the New Year's Day shooting death of Oscar Grant on an Oakland transit platform is another big coffin nail in the case against the regional transit agency.

Officer Injured During 7-Hour Standoff With Suicidal, Armed Man

August 12, 2009
SWAT officers, who deployed a tactical robot, shot the man when he came out of the house and refused to put down his firearm.

Tough Times for Jersey City Police

August 4, 2009
When the door was forced open with a ram, Officer DiNardo was first in, and immediately hit by a shotgun blast to the face from five feet away.

Georgia Man Shoots Two Deputies, Kills Himself

August 4, 2009
Newton County, Ga., officials say two sheriff’s deputies have been hospitalized with wounds after a standoff with a man later found shot to death.

San Diego Officer Shoots, Kills Knife-Wielding Man

August 4, 2009
A San Diego police officer shot and killed a knife-wielding man in the Gaslamp Quarter Monday afternoon, authorities said.

Family Says Hatchet-Wielding Man Shot by Oakland Cop was Not a Threat

August 4, 2009
Relatives of a hatchet-wielding man shot and killed by an Oakland police officer said Monday that he wasn't a threat and was simply holding a tool he uses as a handyman.

Oakland Officer Shoots, Kills Hatchet-Wielding Man

August 4, 2009
An Oakland police officer shot and killed a man armed with a hatchet at an East Oakland liquor store, police said Sunday.

Chester, Pa., Police Kill Shooting Suspect in Confrontation

July 21, 2009
A man wanted in a shooting in Ridley Township was shot and fatally wounded overnight when he pointed a gun at a police officer in Chester, Pa., authorities say.

Jersey City Police Hold Hospital Vigil for Critically Wounded Officers

July 17, 2009
Police this morning continued to hold vigil at a hospital for two officers critically wounded in a gun battle Thursday. Officer Marc Dinardo was shot in the left side of the face and Officer Michael Camacho was shot in the neck. Thursday's shootout left six other officers injured and two armed robbery suspects dead.

Five New Jersey Officers Wounded, Two Suspects Killed in Daylight Gunbattle

July 17, 2009
Staked out in an unmarked cruiser on Reed Street in Jersey City, police Lt. Michael Kelly and Detective Marc Lavelle waited patiently for two people last seen in a red Ford Focus, the suspected getaway car in a near-fatal shooting last month.

Oakland Police Shoot, Kill Gunman in Street Battle

July 16, 2009
The incident began when the two officers tried to detain the man for an unspecified reason on the 1400 block of 16th Avenue, said Officer Jeff Thomason, department spokesman.

Terrorism With a Small "t"

July 10, 2009

Although most people think of burning skyscrapers and car bombs when asked to define "terrorism." It's likely that you, as American law enforcement officers, will never face a full-blown al-Qaeda attack. Instead, your brush with terrorism will probably be a lone gunman with a political agenda. The editorial appeared in the July 2009 issue.

Cop Killer Mumia Abu-Jamal

July 10, 2009

Much of the world sees convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal as a political prisoner. But don’t try to tell the widow of Officer Danny Faulkner that Mumia didn't murder her husband. This editorial titled "Justice Denied" was written as an accompaniment for our in-depth interview with Maureen Faulkner. It appeared in Police Magazine's May 2008 issue.

Seattle Detective Shoots Bank Robbery Suspect

July 2, 2009
A suspected bank robber in a stolen truck was shot by a Seattle police detective Wednesday evening after witnesses said the man refused to exit the vehicle and rammed a patrol car.

Suspects in Houston Cop Killing, Reportedly Illegal Immigrants

June 25, 2009
The gunman who shot and killed a Houston police officer and then was fatally shot during an undercover sting late Tuesday is believed to have been an illegal immigrant from Mexico, law enforcement officials said Wednesday.

Georgia Officer Kills Gunman After Being Shot in Vest

June 24, 2009
A Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., police officer who was shot in the chest by a gunman killed his assailant, according to police. The gunman's bullet was stopped by the officer's vest.

San Diego Officer Cleared in Off-Duty Shooting

June 23, 2009

A San Diego police officer who was acquitted by a jury in case of an off-duty road-rage shooting will return to work Monday, according to Police Chief William Lansdowne, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

Shots Fired: South Congaree, S.C. 09•20•2003

June 18, 2009

Pruitt had to go on the offensive. His mind went to his backup gun, which he kept in his uniform pants. He reached for it.

Teen Robbery Suspect Killed by Police Had BB Gun

June 10, 2009
A prosecutor says a 15-year-old South Carolina girl shot to death by police officers after a suspected store robbery was holding a BB gun that looked like a 9-mm pistol.
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