Stories tagged: police shooting
Wed., July 18, 2018
Frank Harrison, a Springdale man accused of stealing a team of horses, was shot dead by officers attempting to arrest him. Two Springdale constables went to his cabin and persuaded …
UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018
Authorities in southwestern Idaho say a Meridian police officer shot and killed a man who said he wasn’t going back to jail and pulled a handgun from his waistband.
Sat., June 23, 2018
Five Redmond police detectives have been placed on administrative leave after the shooting death of a man at a Safeway gas station in Kirkland last week.
Fri., June 15, 2018
An inmate overpowered two sheriff’s deputies while being transported to a Kansas City courthouse on Friday, resulting in a shooting that killed one deputy and critically wounded the other, authorities …
Fri., June 8, 2018
Authorities say a Pasco police officer shot and killed a man who refused to release a hostage during a standoff at a Benton City home.
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018
Two Sandpoint Police Department officers were justified in returning fire and killing a man who reportedly shot at them while they responded to a small apartment complex in west Sandpoint …
UPDATED: Fri., June 1, 2018
After a two-day manhunt, a trooper came across the suspect in the slaying of a sheriff’s deputy not far from the scene of the crime, authorities said Friday.
Fri., May 25, 2018
Officials in southwestern Idaho say a sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a man who threatened deputies with a military-style knife.
Tue., May 22, 2018
A California man confessed after his arrest that he made the hoax calls that led a police officer to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Kansas, adding he routinely made …
Sat., May 12, 2018
Police said officers shot and killed a man after he stabbed a woman in eastern Idaho.
UPDATED: Sat., May 5, 2018
Two Boise police officers did not commit any wrongdoing following a shooting during a traffic stop that killed a man armed with a gun, a prosecutor’s review found.
UPDATED: Fri., May 4, 2018
An Indiana officer was killed Friday evening in an exchange of gunfire between police and a homicide suspect, who barricaded himself inside an apartment complex and later died from injuries …
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018
A man scheduled to appear in court to face gun charges Wednesday killed a sheriff’s deputy in Maine, stole his cruiser and robbed a convenience store, officials said.
Wed., April 25, 2018
DALLAS – One police officer has died and another was critically wounded in a shooting Tuesday by a gunman inside a Home Depot store in northeast Dallas, which set off …
UPDATED: Tue., April 24, 2018
Two Dallas police officers were critically wounded in a shooting Tuesday outside a home improvement store, authorities said.
Tue., April 10, 2018
A police officer shot and killed a man authorities said was waving a black pellet gun and threatening patrons inside a casino early Tuesday – the second fatal shooting by …
Fri., April 6, 2018
The metal object that was mistaken for a gun in a fatal shooting by officers turned out to be the head of a welding torch, according to New York Police …
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018
Spokane police released body camera footage Thursday showing the nonfatal shooting of 30-year-old Terrence Wallette last year.
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018
A white North Carolina police officer shot and killed a black passenger who refused orders not to reach for a gun after a late-night traffic stop led to a physical …
Sat., March 31, 2018
People at a rally to renew calls for justice in the police shooting death of an unarmed black man expressed outrage over how an autopsy showed Stephon Clark was shot …
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018
A Louisiana police chief said Friday he has fired the white officer who fatally shot a black man during a struggle outside a convenience store nearly two years ago, a …
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018
Sacramento police shot Stephon Clark seven times from behind, according to autopsy results released Friday by a pathologist hired by Clark’s family, a finding that calls into question the department’s …
Sat., March 17, 2018
Authorities in western Washington said a sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a 28-year-old Spanaway man attempting to get into the deputy’s patrol car.
Sat., March 10, 2018
The insurance company for the central Oregon city of Bend will pay $800,000 in a settlement agreement with the family of a man shot and killed by a Bend police …
Fri., March 9, 2018
Authorities said a suspect shot by Salem police had backed his pickup into the patrol car of the officer who fired.
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018
Two Sandpoint police officers were wounded and a male suspect was killed during a shootout early Monday at a small apartment complex.
Fri., Feb. 23, 2018
A prosecutor has ruled that Boise Police officers were justified when they wounded a Meridian man during a parking lot confrontation last fall.
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018
An off-duty police commander was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon in downtown Chicago after he spotted a man matching the radio description of an armed suspect officers were chasing on …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018
Police in Ohio had previously gone to the home where a man fatally shot two police officers for three domestic disputes but no arrests were ever made, incident reports from …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018
Two Ohio police officers responding to a 911 hang-up call were fatally shot on Saturday after entering an apartment in a Columbus suburb and a suspect was taken into custody, …