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Video: Man Opens Fire in LAPD Station, Officer Wounded

April 8, 2014
A Los Angeles police officer was shot and wounded Monday night when a man walked into the front lobby of the LAPD’s West Traffic Division and opened fire with a semi-automatic handgun.

LAPD Station Shooting Update: Wounded Officer Not Wearing Vest

April 8, 2014

A man walked into an LAPD station and shot at two officers, wounding the male officer, who was not wearing a ballistic vest as previously reported. The alleged shooter has been identified. Read Full Story Here.

Knife-Wielding Man Fatally Shot In Calif. Station

May 20, 2013
Alhambra (Calif.) Police officers fatally shot a man who pulled a large kitchen knife out of his backpack in police headquarters on Friday morning. Officers shot and killed Tony Nim, 35, at about 7:30 a.m. Nim died at the scene.

Sex Offender Shot at Utah Station Wanted Suicide By Cop

April 29, 2013
West Valley City (Utah) Police shot and wounded a registered sex offender in the front lobby of the station after he allegedly pointed a gun at officers.

Video: Ill. Cop Cleared In Station Shooting

April 18, 2013
A Vernon Hills (Ill.) Police officer who shot a suicidal man in the station lobby has been cleared of any wrongdoing. The agency has released video surveillance footage of the incident.

Shooting In Ill. Agency's Station

April 18, 2013

Vernon Hills (Ill.) Police released video surveillance footage of an officer-involved shooting in the lobby of the station. Read the full story here.

Ill. Man Shot In Station Wanted Suicide by Cop

April 3, 2013
A suicidal man forced a Vernon Hills (Ill.) Police officer to shoot him Wednesday morning in the station after pointing a replica gun at the officer.

Veteran Dies After Opening Fire in Mich. Police HQ

November 12, 2012
A military veteran who was in poor health wounded a suburban Detroit police officer when he opened fire in the lobby of police headquarters on Sunday.

Video: Ohio Man Attacks Officer In Station

May 19, 2011
Anthony Thomas, 29, of Cleveland can be seen in footage taken from the station's surveillance cameras leaping over the counter and jumping on the back of Officer William Witt, who is seated working at a computer.

Ohio Man Jumps Officer In Station

May 19, 2011

Anthony Thomas, 29, of Cleveland leaps over a station counter to attack an Elyria Police officer, while the officer is booking him into jail.

Fortifying Police Stations

May 16, 2011

Police administrations can implement a variety of technologies to beef-up police facility security. While cameras are often top of mind in every police facility—even the old and outdated ones—many other technologies exist to monitor and secure these buildings.

Station Attacks

May 16, 2011

Most assaults on cops are borne of desperate bids to evade justice. But what of those who go so far as to engage and assault cops on their home turf? What makes these time bombs tick? Revenge, for one.

Booby Traps: Death by Trick or Device

May 2, 2011
In recent years, attacks against police officers have increasingly become sneaky ambushes rather than direct confrontations. They may involve improvised destructive devices. A few punk gang members or conspiracy nuts armed with the "Anarchist Cookbook" can cause a very bad day for law enforcement.

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.

We Need to Harden Police Targets

February 10, 2011
The litany of attacks on police stations is lengthy, having occurred in cities, suburbs, and rural areas alike. For every attack, there are undoubtedly countless more close calls, many we probably don't even know about.

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.

Four Detroit Officers Shot In Precinct Assault

January 23, 2011
Commander Brian Davis, Sgt. Ray Saati, Officer David Anderson and a female sergeant were struck by rounds from the gunman's pistol-grip shotgun. All are expected to recover.

California Teen Attacks Police Station

November 18, 2010
A Vacaville (Calif.) Police officer subdued an 18-year-old suspected of murdering two men and injuring a woman at a nearby apartment, after he assaulted a police station

Pipe Bomb Discovered Outside LAPD Station

November 2, 2010
The LAPD's bomb squad secured the area using a robot to cover the device with an explosive-resistant blanket. A man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

Gunman Ignites Ammo-Laden Truck, Fires at Texas PD Station

August 17, 2010
A gunman reportedly set fire to a vehicle outside of the McKinney (Texas) PD station and then began firing as passing vehicles with a semiautomatic rifle.
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