BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) 04/14 — A man charged with killing a police officer and described by authorities as a violent career criminal was ordered held without bail Friday.Read more »
WEST YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) 04/15 — Carrying candles and wiping away tears, hundreds of mourners joined Yarmouth police at an emotional vigil Saturday night for an officer who was killed while on duty.Read more »
By MATTHEW BARAKAT and JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press GREAT MILLS, Md. (AP) 03/21 — In the latest school shooting in America, the gunfire was over and done with in less than a minute.
By DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 02/15 — A man with a long criminal history that includes a conviction for armed robbery has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a Chicago police commander,
By DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 02/14 — A police commander who was killed after a foot chase in downtown Chicago was shot in the head by a suspect carrying a semi-automatic handgun equipped with an extended clip of ammunition,
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 02/13 — The families of two Ohio police officers fatally shot while responding to a 911 hang-up call have expressed their gratitude for their community and for the outpouring of support shown in the midst of their loss.
By DON THOMPSON, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 02/10 — A man in the United States illegally was convicted Friday of killing two Northern California deputies in a case that helped fuel the national immigration debate.
By TERRY TANG, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 01/19 — The nine shooting deaths around metropolitan Phoenix that occurred in just a three-week span seemed unconnected at first glance.
By MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) 01/14 — The federal government says grass and guns don’t mix, and that is putting gun owners who use marijuana — and the strongly pro-gun-rights administration of President Donald Trump — in a potentially uncomfortable position.
By PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 01/06 — A Mexican man acquitted of murder in the shooting death of a San Francisco woman that sparked a national immigration debate was sentenced Friday to time served for illegal gun possession.
By DAN ELLIOTT and KATHLEEN FOODY, Associated Press DENVER (AP) 01/04 — He was once a standout student in law school and an Army medic who deployed to Iraq.
By DAN ELLIOTT, Associated Press ENVER (AP) 01/03 — The gunman who killed a Colorado sheriff’s deputy escaped from the mental health ward of a VA hospital in Wyoming in 2014 but was located and returned,
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) 12/08 — Nearly 50 people have been arrested in a crackdown on gangs in a troubled Northern California city that also netted nearly three-dozen firearms,Read more »
By PAUL ELIAS and JANIE HAR, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 12/02 — The attacks on San Francisco and other cities with similar immigration policies began moments after a jury acquitted a Mexican man of killing a woman on a popular pier,
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) 11/29 — A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy and a suspect were both shot and wounded in a gun battle late Tuesday,Read more »
NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (AP) 11/21 — The man accused of fatally shooting a rookie police officer in western Pennsylvania was taken into custody Tuesday, the state police said.Details of the arrest of 29-year-old Rahmael Sal Holt were not immediately released.Read more »
By DON THOMPSON and JOCELYN GECKER, Associated Press RANCHO TEHAMA RESERVE, Calif. (AP) 11/16 — Police on Wednesday called the deadly shooting rampage in California a clear case of “a madman on the loose”
By DON THOMPSON and PAUL ELIAS, Associated Press RANCHO TEHAMA RESERVE, Calif. (AP) 11/16 — One of the first victims of a Northern California gunman told a judge earlier this year that she and her family lived in fear of him because he was violent and unpredictable,
By RICH PEDRONCELLI and JANIE HAR, Associated Press RANCHO TEHAMA RESERVE, Calif. (AP) 11/16 — A school secretary at a tiny elementary school rushed out to shoo children inside.
By MICHAEL RUBINKAM, Associated Press 11/08 A Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was shot several times during a traffic stop likely saved his own life by applying a tourniquet to his leg before help arrived,