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Tag: Shots Fired at Officers
Seattle Officer Shot at While Refueling Patrol Vehicle
Just before 9 p.m., the officer was putting fuel in his patrol SUV when he heard a gunshot strike a sign above his head.
April 24, 2023
Michigan State Police Helicopter Fired On, Suspect Killed by Troopers on Ground
The aviation unit known as Trooper 2 notified police dispatchers at about 7:30 p.m. that the helicopter was being targeted by a green laser being shined from the second story of an abandoned home.
January 25, 2023
From JFK to Armored Van Assault on HQ, Dallas Police Are Preserving History of the Department
Some items are now on display when you first walk in the door, the true treasures are still hidden in file drawers and archive boxes. From a Jack Ruby business card to the only full-auto 45.-caliber Thompson in the history of the department, one day officers and community alike will be able to get a true glimpse of history.
December 2, 2022
Suspect Shot After Opening Fire on Houston Officers with AK-47
The suspect started shooting through the windshield at officers, who returned fire. Officials say the suspect was shot multiple times in the extremities.
November 17, 2022
OK Cop Hit by Shrapnel During Officer-Involved Shooting
“When the officers went inside to search, the suspect was inside. He was hiding at the time. He opened fire on the officers while they were inside,” explains Capt. Valerie Littlejohn
November 16, 2022
OH Officers Ambushed by Man Armed with Shotgun
"That gun came out of nowhere," Columbus Police Chief Elaine Bryant said. "If you look at the video, the suspect actually approached officers. He wasn't retreating, he wasn't trying to hide, he wasn't trying to run, he was walking directly towards them with that weapon and he pulled it."
November 15, 2022
2 GA Officers Hurt Escaping Gunfire in Home Before SWAT Standoff
"While they were inside the residence, shots were fired at the officers. They retreated," says Jackson Police Chief James Morgan.
November 14, 2022
TN Officers Shoot Man Who Entered Crime Scene and Opened Fire
“That shooting scene was cordoned off by crime scene tape for evidence processing. Thirty-three minutes after the initial shooting call went out, a man was seen approaching. He went under the crime scene tape and pulled a gun,” Don Aaron explains
November 14, 2022
CT Officer Shot Responding to Accident
Officer Chad Curry got to the scene first, and shortly after, police said the car's driver opened fire. Curry was struck twice, once in the shoulder and once in the ear.
October 7, 2022
Shots Fired into Boston Detective’s Unmarked Car
The detective was in plain clothes and in an unmarked car when the gunman approached and started shooting. The officer did not fire back, but his car was hit twice.
September 26, 2022
Armoring Police Vehicle Glass for Ambush Protection
“I don't think there's literally a price we can put on officer safety. When it's your dad or your uncle or your son or your daughter or mom, there's really no price that can be put on officer safety if they're going to be in the line of fire."
September 16, 2022
OK Sheriff’s Office to Relocate ‘Gun’ Switch after Woman Slips Cuffs and Grabs Rifle
“Once it happens then you go back and try to make sure it never happens again. And that's what we're looking at."
August 19, 2022
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