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Pittsburgh Officer Dies from Off-Duty Shooting

“Regarding the investigation, we are investigating Officer Hall’s death as a homicide, and we are investigating the strong possibility, based on gathered evidence, that Officer Hall, who was off duty, was in fact acting under the color of the law when he was fatally shot,” Chief Scott Schubert said.

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36-Year-Old California Officer Dies in his Sleep

An officer with the Roseville (CA) Police Department has died in his sleep, according to the department.

(Video) Mitigating the Tragedy of Blue-on-Blue Deaths

Don Alwes discusses the problem of blue-on-blue accidental shootings, especially with plainclothes and off-duty officers, and how to prevent these incidents.

Spokane Lieutenant Dies of Apparent Natural Causes

A lieutenant with the Spokane (WA) Police Department died after going to a medical facility for a check-up.

Off-Duty Massachusetts Officer Dies Suddenly

A police sergeant with the Barnstable (MA) Police Department died suddenly over the weekend, the agency announced on Sunday.

Man Charged with Murdering WI Officer was 4 Days Out of Prison

Dalquavis T. Ward, 26, of Milwaukee, had just gotten out of prison June 13 after serving a sentence for armed robbery, federal Bureau of Prisons records show.

Missing Colorado Officer Found Dead

First responders in Eagle County, CO, have ended their search for a deputy who had not been seen since Tuesday. He was found dead in the 2011 Dodge pickup truck he was last seen driving.

Suspected Killer of Off-Duty Wisconsin Officer Arrested

The man suspected of murdering an off-duty officer with the Racine (WI) Police Department has been arrested one day after the slain law enforcer was laid to rest.

Off-Duty Ohio Deputy Dies Suddenly, Reportedly of Natural Causes

A deputy with the Montgomery County (OH) Sheriff's Office died suddenly on Wednesday, the agency announced on its Facebook page.

Suspect Who Killed Officer by Running Red Light had 4 Previous DUI Infractions

The man who is suspected of running a red light and killing an off-duty Milwaukee police officer in a traffic collision at an intersection on Tuesday morning had four previous OWI convictions, including one in May 2017 for which he was still on probation.