By JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 12/12 — A 21-year-old man has confessed to killing a Houston-area police sergeant during a traffic stop earlier this week and is charged with capital murder,
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) 12/12 — An Arkansas police officer who was fatally shot as he sat in his patrol car has been remembered for his integrity,
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) 11/08 — A magistrate has ordered that three men charged in the death of an Ohio police detective remain in federal detention without bond,
By MARIA VERZA, Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) 10/14— At least 13 police officers were killed and nine others wounded Monday in an ambush by gunmen in the Mexican state of Michoacan,
PARIS (AP) 10/05 — The perpetrator of a deadly knife attack at a Paris police headquarters was likely in contact with members of an ultra-conservative Islamic movement,
By MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 09/30 — For the second time this year, a New York City police officer has been killed by friendly fire.
PARIS (AP) 10/06 — France’s interior minister acknowledges there were “malfunctions” that failed to prevent a deadly attack inside Paris police headquarters by a police employee.
NEW YORK (AP) 09/30 — A New York City police officer grappling with an armed man died early Sunday in the Bronx after being shot three times,
By COREY WILLIAMS and TAMMY WEBBER, Associated Press 09/28 Sandeep Dhaliwal carried a badge and a gun while devoting his life to a faith that teaches love and peace.
By STEFANIE DAZIO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 08/02 — Three suspects were arrested Friday in the fatal shooting of an off-duty Los Angeles police officer,
By FRANCES D’EMILIO, Associated Press ROME (AP) 07/31 — A plainclothes police officer had forgotten his gun the night he was fatally stabbed during a confrontation with two American teenagers in Rome,
By FRANCES D’EMILIO, Associated Press ROME (AP) 07/28 — Two American teenagers who were classmates at a California high school spent a second night in a Rome jail Saturday after they were interrogated for hours about their alleged roles in the murder of an Italian policeman.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) 07/11 — It took nearly four years to bring a man to trial and less than 15 minutes for a jury to convict him in the fatal shooting of a Louisiana State Trooper.Read more »
By DON THOMPSON, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 06/22 — A rookie Sacramento police officer who died during a domestic violence call was ambushed by a gunman and had no chance of surviving after she was shot,
By DON THOMPSON and OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 06/21 — Newly minted Sacramento police officers held a moment of silence for a rookie gunned down while helping a woman leave an abusive home but they said Tara O’Sullivan’s death wouldn’t make them timid about doing their jobs.
RACINE, Wis. (AP) 06/21 — The reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction of the man who shot and killed a Racine police officer is growing.Read more »
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 06/20 — Sacramento police on Thursday were trying to negotiate the surrender of a gunman suspected of killing a police officer during a domestic dispute.Read more »
DEER TRAIL, Colo. (AP) 06/15 — A Colorado state trooper has died after being struck by a car while on the scene of an accident on Interstate 70.Read more »
SNELLVILLE, Ga. (AP) 05/24 — A police K9 in Georgia suddenly fell ill while chasing a suspect and died.
News outlets report the Gwinnett County police dog named Eli was working with his handler in Snellville on Thursday when he began to show symptoms believed to be heat-related.
CHICAGO (AP) 05/23 — A man who bragged about killing an off-duty Chicago police officer during an armed robbery was found guilty Thursday of first-degree murder.Read more »