Stories tagged: police shooting
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018
A Seattle police officer who didn’t have his Taser with him during the fatal shooting of Charleena Lyles has been suspended for two days without pay for violating department policy.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018
A police officer was killed and two deputies were seriously wounded in a shooting that also left a suspect dead south of Atlanta, authorities said Friday.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018
A man suspected in the killing a Colorado sheriff’s deputy fired a semi-automatic handgun during a struggle with multiple officers, authorities said Tuesday.
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018
Authorities were investigating what happened before El Paso County Deputy Micah Flick was shot and became the third law enforcement officer to die in the line of duty in Colorado …
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018
Eastern Idaho authorities have cleared a Bannock County sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a Pocatello man.
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018
Authorities say a deputy shot a man in the leg near Bonney Lake after the man refused to drop a razor blade.
Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
A small Washington state city will appeal to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals a $15.1 million verdict against police who shot and killed an unarmed black man.
Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
Two western Washington state police officers have been cleared of any wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of a Longview man.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018
The Spokane Police Department has released body camera footage that shows the non-fatal shooting of Nevada felony suspect Antonio Davis.
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018
Law enforcement officials named in a wrongful death lawsuit deny allegations they violated federal civil rights during and after the shooting of an Idaho rancher.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018
Four officers, including three deputies, were shot and wounded while responding to a domestic call in South Carolina early Tuesday.
Fri., Jan. 12, 2018
An armed man who was fatally shot by seven Tacoma police officers outside a burning house Sunday has been identified.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018
A federal judge has upheld a $15 million verdict over a Lakewood police shooting in an opinion that blistered the city for suggesting the award was racially motivated.
Mon., Dec. 25, 2017
Authorities have identified a man who was fatally shot by a sheriff’s deputy in Pocatello.
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
A Pocatello police officer fatally shot a suspect who officials say confronted law enforcement with a firearm.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
Three northern Idaho sheriff’s deputies involved in a shootout with a Blanchard man have been cleared of any wrongdoing.
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
The Seattle Police Department said seven officers fired shots during a fatal confrontation with a man in Magnuson Park early Tuesday.
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017
Authorities are investigating an armed robbery and car chase that left the suspect shot dead by Seattle police officers.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017
A white former South Carolina officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Thursday for fatally shooting an unarmed black motorist in the back in 2015, wrapping up a …
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017
A grand jury in Oregon is scheduled in early December to review the Portland police shooting of an unarmed Tacoma, Washington, man who is suspected of robbing a bank and …
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017
A Montana man has died after being shot by police officers following a car chase. Authorities said the man also rammed into police cars and ignored officers’ orders before being …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017
A Stevens County Sheriff’s deputy fired at a domestic violence suspect after he allegedly aimed a handgun toward the deputy and a police officer.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017
The Thurston County Sheriff’s Office says one of its deputies fatally shot a man with a gun in the parking lot of the Lucky Eagle Casino.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017
A Utah prosecutor asked the FBI on Tuesday to investigate a police shooting that left a black man dead when he ran from officers who stopped him after he rode …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017
A possibly intoxicated 22-year-old Temple University student in town to celebrate her birthday drove her BMW into a Florida police officer and was fatally shot by another officer in Miami …
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017
The request by St. Louis leaders to have the U.S. attorney’s office investigate police conduct at protests has been referred to the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 5, 2017
On Sept. 27, as police searched for a Colville man suspected of shooting at a Stevens County deputy, his white Ford Taurus sat parked just north of law enforcement’s mobile …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017
The Ada County Coroner’s Office has officially confirmed the identity of the 84-year-old woman who died in an Idaho house fire that erupted shortly after a home invasion.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 4, 2017
Police arrested 143 people after protesters blocked traffic on a busy highway near downtown St. Louis as part of the ongoing demonstrations against the acquittal of a white former police …
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017
Family members say they have positively identified two people who died in a Meridian house fire after an officer-involved shooting.