By BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) 09/12 — A Florida bank robbery suspect tracked down at an interstate rest stop in Kentucky was killed in a late-night exchange of gunfire that left a sheriff’s deputy critically wounded,
By RYAN TARINELLI, Associated Press DALLAS (AP) 08/24 — A former suburban Dallas police officer testified Thursday at his murder trial that he felt he had no choice but to use deadly force the night he opened fire on a carload of black teenagers leaving a house party,
By COLLEEN SLEVIN, Associated Press AURORA, Colo. (AP) 08/02 — A decorated Vietnam War veteran woke up to the sound of his front door crashing in and saw a naked intruder attack his grandson,
AURORA, Colo. (AP) 07/31 — A man who fatally shot an intruder in his suburban Denver home early Monday was killed by responding officers who saw him holding a weapon,
By DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 07/16 — A man killed by Chicago police had a gun in a holster at his hip and was shot multiple times as he ran away,
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 07/09 — Community activists and relatives of a black man fatally shot by Minneapolis police officers are demanding that prosecutors file criminal charges against the two men.Read more »
ATHENS, Ala. (AP) 07/09— An Alabama man who authorities say took over a church pulpit during worship and talked about his pending divorce was tackled by congregation members and arrested after allegedly trying to pull out a gun.
DALLAS (AP) 07/06 — A woman shot a man in the head and injured him after he tried to steal her sport utility vehicle with her two children inside,Read more »
GOOCHLAND, Va. (AP) 06/26 — A New Zealand man who traveled to the U.S. home of a 14-year-old girl he had communicated with online was shot by the girl’s mother,Read more »
TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) 06/18 — A gunman injured a teen and shot a man in a pair of carjacking attempts Sunday, before being killed by a bystander outside a Washington state Walmart store.Read more »
NORTH MANHEIM, Pa. (AP) 06/18 — Authorities say a man shot and wounded an intruder who poured gasoline on the floors of his home.
The 57-year-old Pottsville man was working at the North Manheim residence around 6 p.m.
ACKERMAN, Miss. (AP) 05/31 — Authorities in Mississippi say a juvenile shot a man who attempted to enter a house with a hatchet.
Choctaw County Chief Deputy Lee Upchurch tells news outlets the juvenile shooter was home alone when Jerry Lee Robinson attempted to enter the house with a hatchet in his hand.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 05/25 — A young man who opened fire in an Oklahoma City restaurant, leaving two people with gunshot wounds and two others hurt in the ensuing chaos,
By PAUL J. WEBER and JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press SANTA FE, Texas (AP) 05/20 — Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick called Sunday for a “hardening”
By SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 04/22 — The man who wrestled the gun away from the Waffle House shooting suspect in Tennessee said Sunday if he were going to die,
By BOB SALSBERG, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) 04/17 — The state’s highest court has struck down a Massachusetts law that bans the civilian possession of stun guns.
WASHINGTON (AP) 04/12 — A police officer defended his partner’s decision to shoot a black motorcyclist in Washington, D.C., and said that he believed the man drove directly at his partner.Read more »
LONDON (AP) 04/06 — A 78-year-old British retiree who stabbed a burglar to death in his home will not face criminal charges, London police said Friday.Richard Osborn-Brooks was arrested on suspicion of murder after an altercation at his London home early Wednesday.Read more »
By KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/23 — An advocacy group for police officers assigned to secure the nation’s schools has a simple message about arming teachers: Don’t do it.
By LINDSAY WHITEHURST, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) 11/09 — A Salt Lake City officer followed department policy in the shooting of a black man after he ran from police,