By MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 09/14 — A man accused of fatally shooting a Texas sheriff’s deputy at a gas station pleaded guilty Wednesday to capital murder and accepted a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole.Read more »
WAYZATA, Minn. (AP) 09/12 — Prosecutors have charged an unlicensed driver who struck and killed a Wayzata police officer who was trying to remove debris from a highway last week.Read more »
By JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 09/11—While the U.S. contends with the destruction caused by two ferocious hurricanes in three weeks, Americans also are marking the anniversary of one of the nation’s most scarring days.
CLEVELAND (AP) 09/10 — A man who struck and killed an Ohio state trooper along an interstate in Cleveland has been sentenced to a year in jail after being convicted of misdemeanor charges.Read more »
By JONATHAN J. COOPER , Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 08/31 — One law-enforcement officer was killed and two others wounded when a gunman carrying a high-powered rifle shot through the door of his hotel room,
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) 08/20 — A police officer in Florida died from his injuries Saturday, a day after his colleague was killed when a suspect fired at them during a scuffle while they were on patrol.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) 08/19 — One police officer was killed and three wounded in nighttime shootings in two Florida cities where the officers were responding to suspected drug activity and reports of a suicide attempt,
JIM SUHR, Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) 08/13 — A Missouri police officer slain during a traffic stop was eulogized Saturday as an optimistic man who always prized law enforcement,
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) 08/13 — The Latest on the white nationalist rally being held in Charlottesville (all times local): 11:54 p.m. Three more men have been arrested in connection to the violent clashes between white supremacists and counter-protesters in Charlottesville.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) 08/05 — A police officer who authorities say was killed by a man he was trying to rescue from an overturned car in Indianapolis was hailed during his funeral for his community dedication.
IAN DEITCH, Associated Press JERUSALEM (AP) 07/14 — Three Palestinian assailants opened fire on Israeli police from inside a major Jerusalem holy site Friday, killing two officers before being shot dead,
MAGGIE MICHAEL, Associated Press CAIRO (AP) 07/14 — Gunmen riding a motorcycle opened fire Friday on a security vehicle patrolling a Giza village near some of Egypt’s oldest pyramids,
By CHRIS CAROLA, Associated Press 07/11 – A New York state police trooper responding to reports of gunfire was shot to death by a soldier who had just killed his wife at their home near his Army base,
THERESA, N.Y. (AP) 07/10 — A U.S. Army soldier killed his wife then fatally shot a New York State Police trooper who was responding to reports of shots fired at the couple’s rural upstate property,
COLLEEN LONG and KAREN MATTHEWS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 07/06 — At the start of her midnight shift, Officer Miosotis Familia was in a New York Police Department mobile command post,
COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 07/05 — A New York City police officer was shot to death early Wednesday, ambushed in a marked police truck and “assassinated in an unprovoked attack”
ALANNA DURKIN RICHER, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) 06/30 — William Morva showed signs of mental illness long before he killed two men during an escape from custody in 2006,
ERIK SCHELZIG and KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) 06/17 — The man credited by law enforcement with holding two Georgia prison escapees at gunpoint until police arrived rejected the “hero”
KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press 06/14 – Two Georgia inmates described as “dangerous beyond description” remained on the run early Wednesday after killing two guards on a prison bus before fleeing in a stolen car.
AMIR VAHDAT and NASSER KARIMI, Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) 06/07 — Gunmen and suicide bombers attacked Iran’s parliament and the shrine of its revolutionary leader on Wednesday,