Community for Cops
Search Close Menu

Tag Search Result

Officer-Involved Shootings

Man Shot by Arizona Deputy was Lone Wolf Terrorist, Officials Say

FBI Special-Agent-In-Charge Michael DeLeon described the episode as a "lone-wolf attack" carried out by a "homegrown violent extremist."

Read more

Death Threats Over OIS Prompt Atlanta Police to Issue Alert to Officers

Officer Jarius Daugherty said Atlanta Police officers have received multiple death threats after the death of 18-year-old D’ettrick Griffin, who was shot and killed by a plainclothes Atlanta officer when he attempted to steal his car at a gas station earlier this week.

California K-9 Wounded, Suspect Dead in Gunfight

A K-9 with the Placer County (CA) Deputy Sheriff's Office was wounded in a gunfight with a man who had gone on a shooting spree on Tuesday night. The gunman was killed in the exchange, and K-9 Eros was struck and wounded.

Arkansas Officer Injured, 2 Suspects Dead in Officer-Involved Shooting

Two suspects were killed and one officer was left injured in an incident following a vehicle pursuit that ended in West Memphis, AR, on Wednesday night.

Arizona Officer Shoots, Kills 14-Year-Old Brandishing Replica Handgun

An officer with the Tempe (AZ) Police Department shot and killed a 14-year-old boy on Wednesday, believing that the replica 1911 pistol in the teen's hand was a real gun.

Texas K-9 Recovering After Being Struck by Gunfire in Violent Confrontation

A North Richland Hills (TX) Police Department K-9 was shot and wounded in a confrontation with a suicidal suspect during a standoff.

Wyoming Officer Wounded in 2018 Gunfight Decides to Retire

According to Laramie Live, 27-year-old Jacob Carlson is retiring to focus on his health and his family, saying, "Both my physical and mental health have steadily declined."

3 Texas Deputies Shot, Wounded Serving Search Warrant

According to the sheriff, the three deputies were working as part of a SWAT team serving a narcotics search warrant.

Texas Officer Shot at Traffic Stop Released from Hospital

Chief Will Johnson said on Twitter, "Our Officer has been released from the hospital. He has significant challenges ahead but for now he is home."

Judge Approves Outside Jury for Ex-Officer Accused of Killing Antwon Rose

The ex-officer accused of shooting and killing 17-year-old Antwon Rose in June of 2018 will be allowed to have a jury from outside the area during his upcoming trial, a judge ruled on Monday.