A rookie officer with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police has been fired over a confrontation with a uniformed officer with the Swissvale (PA) Police Department. A witness caught the incident on cell phone video as 25-year-old Sidney Bates—who had just been sworn in with the PPD in May—got into a dispute with an officer in the street. More Here.
November 5, 2018
Despite the fact that Sacramento police have not released the names of the two officers who opened fire on Stephon Clark in March, one of the two officers who were reportedly in that fatal shooting was confronted by Black Lives Matter protesters on his wedding day. More here.
August 7, 2018
An off-duty Los Angeles Police Department traffic officer who "was in the right place at the right time" apprehended the teen, a desk officer for LAPD's Valley Traffic Division confirmed. More Here.
May 11, 2018
An off-duty New York Police Department officer fatally shot a suspected armed robber during a holdup at a Brooklyn gas station Monday night, police sources said. More Here.
March 6, 2018
An off-duty Philadelphia police officer stopped the threat by shooting a driver who struck a pedestrian and was apparently trying to run down other people in South Philadelphia Monday morning. More Here.
January 29, 2018
An off-duty Doral, FL, police officer was shot in his driveway late Tuesday by two men who stole his duty weapon and fled, police said. More Here.
January 17, 2018
The Caldwell County (NC) Sheriff's Office is stepping up patrols in one of its own deputy's neighborhoods after authorities said someone fired gunshots at his home. More Here.
December 7, 2017
An off-duty Kansas police officer fatally shot a man who was reportedly pointing a gun at shoppers inside a Costco Wholesale store on Sunday. More Here.
November 27, 2017
Sgt. Rafael Souza went to buy medicine with his wife and young son late Saturday afternoon when two armed, hooded men stormed the business outside Sao Paulo. More Here.
November 22, 2017
Authorities say an off-duty Jersey City, NJ, police officer fatally shot two men during a robbery attempt in Newark Sunday night.
October 30, 2017
Investigators released video of a woman stabbing an off-duty deputy who tried to break up a fight between the woman and her ex-boyfriend in Edgewater, FL, Saturday. More Here.
October 24, 2017
Minneapolis Park Police Officer Justin Brown was off-duty visiting a Las Vegas bar during his honeymoon Oct. 1 when the Las Vegas concert shooting began. He did what he could to help protect people from any attacks at his location. More Here.
October 20, 2017
Lori Kammer, a 16-year-veteran of LASD, and her husband Todd Kammer, a longtime sergeant with LASD, were both attending the Route 91 Country Music Festival in Las Vegas on October 1 when Stephen Paddock opened fire - and Lori was shot. More Here.
October 17, 2017
A Texas deputy police chief who was backstage at a deadly country music concert in Las Vegas helped rescue at least three people. More Here.
October 3, 2017
A suspect allegedly shot his wife and an off-duty Arizona police officer, both of whom are Casa Grande Police Department employees, then took his own life. More Here.
September 7, 2017