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Off-Duty Massachusetts Officer Killed in Motorcycle Crash

The Chicopee (MA) Police Department is mourning the loss of an officer who was killed in a motorcycle accident in Connecticut Tuesday afternoon.

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Maryland Agency Remembers Fallen Officer on 2 Year Anniversary of Her Death

Today marks the day that Baltimore County police officer Amy Caprio was killed in the line of duty, and the agency—and other government officials—are marking her passing on social media.

Indiana Police Department Mourns Loss of Officer After Battle with Cancer

An officer with the Goshen (IN) Police Department has lost her battle with an aggressive type of cancer that can occur in the brain or spinal cord.

Georgia Officer Injured as Motorist Flees Traffic Collision

Officer Teets saw smoke coming from the vehicle and ran over to give assistance. The driver, who appeared unconscious, suddenly regained consciousness and reportedly began driving away from the scene. Officer Teets' arm became caught in the door, resulting in injuries.

Michigan Officer Opens Fire on Driver of a Car that Tried to Hit Her

An officer with the Hazel Park (MI) Police Department fired three shots when a fleeing suspect backed up her car as the officer walked behind the vehicle early Friday morning.

Female New York Officer Files Sexual Discrimination Suit

An officer with the Mount Vernon (NY) Police Department who claims she was sexually abused by a supervisor while they responded to a 911 call about a dead person has filed suit against the former officer and the city.

18 Dead, Including One Police Officer, in Rampage Shooting in Canada

A gunman disguised as a policeman killed at least 18 people, including a female Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officer, in a mass shooting in Nova Scotia over the weekend.

Police Line Indianapolis Motor Speedway for Memorial to Slain Officer

Law enforcement officers—and civilians—from throughout the Midwest gathered at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for a final salute to a fellow officer who was gunned down while responding to a domestic violence call.

Phoenix Officer Credits Armor with Saving her Life During Shooting That Killed Commander

An officer with the Phoenix Police Department says that the protective plate given to her by her father—a reserve officer himself—likely saved her life during an incident that left Commander Greg Carnicle dead during a domestic violence call in late March.

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Indianapolis Officer Shot, Killed at Domestic

Officer Breann Leath, 24, and two other officers responding to a domestic disturbance call shortly before 3 p.m. approached an apartment, and shots were fired "through the structure," IMPD Chief Randal Taylor said.