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Texas deputy fatally shot in his vehicle next to sheriff’s office...

A Tarrant County sheriff's deputy has died after being shot in downtown Fort Worth late Friday.

Officer in critical condition after being shot while transporting inmate in...

A Trenton, Missouri, police officer is in critical condition after being shot in the abdomen while transporting an inmate to Saint Joseph Friday afternoon.

Police chief gives man 575 reasons not to throw cigarettes out...

A motorist who tossed his burning cigarette out of his car window got 575 reasons not to do it again, compliments of Victoria police chief Del Manak.

Portland protesters who threw horse lubricant and glitter on officers get...

Two protesters who splattered two police officers with buckets full of lubricant and glitter during a Patriot Prayer rally in downtown Portland last summer were sentenced Friday to five days in jail.

Man holding road flare next to methanol tank shot by police...

As he stood with the road flare next to the tank, the man refused to comply with officers, police said. Officers fired non-lethal rounds, which were ineffective, the sheriff’s office said. An officer then shot the suspect with his gun.

Philadelphia’s first openly gay deputy and LGBTQ liaison fatally shoots himself...

A somber tone is likely to dominate this year’s PrideDay in Philadelphia on Sunday, as the community comes to terms with the tragic news about the apparent suicide of the city’s LGBTQ liaison.

Woman armed with ax, knife charges officers before being fatally shot...

An officer-involved shooting was reported around 9 a.m. Saturday in the area of Stanislaus and B streets in Fresno.

Police officer shot at Chattanooga Waffle House; suspect on the loose

A Chattanooga police officer is in stable condition after being shot at the Waffle House on East 23rd Street at around 4 a.m. Sunday morning.

Officers angry over conditions, Typhoid diagnosis at LAPD Central Division

The LAPD announced late Wednesday that an employee who fell ill at the downtown LAPD station had contracted the strain of bacteria that causes typhoid fever and was being treated for the condition. The LAPD confirmed that a second employee had a lower intestinal infection, but a specific diagnosis has not been determined.

Update: 12 dead, 6 wounded, including officer in Virginia Beach municipal...

A longtime city employee shot and killed 11 people and injured six others after opening fire late Friday afternoon in the public works building where he worked, police said. The man was then killed by officers after firing at them.

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