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Sergeant Killed in California Mass Shooting was Struck by "Friendly Fire"

Authorities reported Friday that the Ventura County Sheriff’s sergeant killed during the mass shooting at the Borderline Bar & Grill in October was struck by "friendly fire" during the firefight with the gunman.

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SC Officer Shot in 'Combat-like' Ambush Hit by Police Bullet

"We know that it wasn't a round fired by McCall that hit sergeant Cummings," Sheriff Tolson said. "But Mr. McCall is totally responsible for every police officer hurt during that incident."

U.S. Marshal Killed in January was Hit by Friendly Fire

Sturgis’ first shot struck a task force member in the elbow. In response, another task force member returned fire towards Sturgis.

Milwaukee Officer Shot by Partner During Encounter With Armed Man

A Milwaukee police officer was shot in the foot by his partner when the two encountered an armed suspect at a domestic disturbance. The injured officer has been released from the hospital.

NYPD Officer Accidentally Shoots U.S. Marshal while Firing at Dog

An officer with the U.S. Marshals Services is in stable condition after he was accidentally shot by an NYPD officer during an early morning raid in Greenville, authorities said.

St. Louis PD Researching Ways to Prevent Blue-on-Blue Shootings After June Incident

After an off-duty St. Louis police officer was wounded by “friendly fire” from a fellow officer looking for suspects after a stolen vehicle crashed late last month, the department is looking at whether more training might help.

Video: Off-Duty St. Louis Officer Wounded in Blue-on-Blue Shooting

An off-duty police officer was shot by a fellow officer Wednesday night in St. Louis. One suspect was also wounded.

Off-Duty St. Louis Officer Wounded in Blue-on-Blue Shooting

An off-duty police officer was shot by a fellow officer Wednesday night in St. Louis. One suspect was also wounded.

Family of CA Transit Officer Gets $3.1 Million Wrongful Death Settlement

Bay Area Rapid Transit directors have agreed to pay $3.1 million to settle a wrongful death lawsuit that was filed by the family of BART police Sgt. Thomas Smith, who was inadvertently shot dead by a colleague in a search of a suspect’s home in Dublin in 2014.

NC Officer Hit By Bullet Was Shot By Another Officer

A police officer who was shot while responding to a break-in call at an apartment Wednesday afternoon was hit by a round fired by another Raleigh, NC, police officer, according to the police department.