Stories tagged: officer
Mon., Sept. 30, 2019
A prosecutor on Monday dismissed as garbage a former Dallas police officer’s claim that she believed she was in her own apartment when she fatally shot a neighbor in his …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019
U.S. Marshals arrested a 19-year-old in Centralia for allegedly shooting a Prosser Police Officer and a bystander in Prosser on Monday.
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019
A Spokane police officer has been placed on paid leave after firing his gun in a Saturday arrest. The officer has come under scrutiny before for using force on the …
UPDATED: Thu., June 6, 2019
The Spokane Police Department fired an officer Thursday after concluding an internal affairs investigation of a domestic violence assault in 2017. Nicholas J. Spolski has been on paid administrative leave …
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office identified a deputy who shot and killed a homeless man May 4 during a confrontation in Spokane Valley.
Mon., March 11, 2019
The family of a black man killed by a Nashville police officer filed a federal lawsuit Monday, naming the city and the white officer who fatally shot the man from …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019
Two suspects are dead after a shooting on Monday that injured five Houston police officers, including four who were hit by gunfire as they attempted to serve a search warrant …
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019
To identify the burglary suspect who broke into a closed Florida police substation and ate an officer’s chicken dinner, detectives didn’t need to lift fingerprints or get DNA from the …
Tue., July 31, 2018
Hundreds of people attended a memorial service for a Seattle-area police officer who was killed during a police chase last week.
Tue., July 24, 2018
Renton police say the 16-year-old driver of a red pickup hit speeds of up to 95 mph while fleeing Kent police early Sunday in a pursuit that turned deadly when …
UPDATED: Sun., July 22, 2018
A Kent police officer was killed when he was struck by another officer during a chase early Sunday, police and the Washington State Patrol said.
Thu., July 19, 2018
A Nevada correctional officer suspected of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend has been found dead in Idaho.
Wed., July 4, 2018
Seattle Police say a King County corrections officer shot and wounded an inmate who escaped from a Seattle hospital Wednesday morning.
Mon., July 2, 2018
A Meridian police officer who was wounded in a shootout Sunday, is in good condition, according to the Meridian Police Department.
UPDATED: Sun., June 3, 2018
Berlin police shot and wounded a 53-year-old Austrian man who yelled and waved a knife inside the cathedral in the center of the German capital Sunday, a police spokesman said.
UPDATED: Tue., May 22, 2018
A 16-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of a Baltimore County, Maryland, police officer, and three other suspects are still being sought, authorities said Tuesday.
Sat., Dec. 30, 2017
Officials say a Klamath County Grand Jury has deemed the shooting of a man by a sheriff’s sergeant on Dec. 13 in Klamath Falls justified.
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017
Police officers in north-central Montana were investigating a suspicious 911 call when a suspect brandished a weapon, leading officers to shoot and kill him.
Wed., May 24, 2017
A man who had been named the 2010 Seattle Police Officer of the Year has cost the city $165,000 in civil-rights lawsuits for his handling of several altercations.
Thu., May 18, 2017
Spokane Police have placed an officer on administrative leave after he was contacted by a suspect and victim in a purported abduction.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 5, 2017
Officer Mike McClaughry doesn’t remember the shooting that left him blind. He doesn’t remember his grandchildren.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017
After taking part in a training Friday morning, members of the Mount Vernon Police Department’s Police Tactical Operations team headed over to Skagit Valley College for snacks and refreshments – …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017
Police say a man wanted in the fatal shootings of his pregnant ex-girlfriend and an Orlando police sergeant has been captured.
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016
Authorities said a Lynnwood police officer fatally shot a suspect after the man reportedly tried to grab the officer’s gun during a struggle in Everett.
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016
A police officer who was wounded while investigating a reported shooting in Washington state remains in critical but stable condition at a Seattle hospital.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016
A spokeswoman for the Detroit Police Department said an officer from a university in the city has been shot.
Mon., Nov. 21, 2016
A manhunt for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a veteran Texas police detective ended Monday with an arrest in the killing that was one of several weekend attacks …
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016
A gunman repeatedly shot an Alaska police officer in an ambush early Saturday morning as the officer lay on the ground near his police cruiser, Anchorage police said.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016
A Navy lieutenant commander on Thursday admitted to providing inside information to a Malaysian defense contractor nicknamed “Fat Leonard” whose ship supply company overbilled the maritime branch by at least …
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016
A high-ranking official with the Wyoming Highway Patrol is under investigation for posing for a photo near a bison at Yellowstone National Park.