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Dec222011

Criminal Justice News Summary 12-22-11

South Carolina: Officer Scott Richardson dies after shooting in Aiken. Another officer wounded. http://www.wrdw.com/crimeteam12/headlines/Law_enforcement_tells_News_12_two_law_enforcement_officers_have_been_shot__135972308.html   http://www.wmbfnews.com/story/16368447/1-aiken-officer-killed-1-wounded-in-shootout

Florida: Police officer dies days after being shot http://www.dailycomet.com/article/20111221/APN/1112211023?Title=Fla-police-officer-dies-days-after-being-shot http://www.ksdk.com/news/article/292295/3/Yall-next-police-spraypainted-near-site-of-police-shooting

St. Louis: "Yall next police" spray painted near site of police shooting http://www.ksdk.com/news/article/292295/3/Yall-next-police-spraypainted-near-site-of-police-shooting St. Louis police threatened after killing suspect http://news.bostonherald.com/news/national/midwest/view/20111221st_louis_police_threatened_after_killing_suspect/srvc=home&position=recent

Pennsylvania: Suspect wanted in W Pa. officer's death is killed http://abclocal.go.com/wpvi/story?section=news/local&id=8472137

California: A federal jury reached a verdict Tuesday in a trial against a Fresno police sergeant, the police chief and the city of Fresno. http://www.kmph.com/story/16366123/mixed-verdict-reached-in-deadly-police-shooting-trial

Virginia: Police ID man shot by state trooper in Rockbridge County http://www.roanoke.com/news/breaking/wb/302649

Maryland: Soldier shot by Hopewell deputies was carrying BB gun http://progress-index.com/news/soldier-shot-by-hopewell-deputies-was-carrying-bb-gun-1.1247758#ixzz1hENLgGDU

Arizona: Officer loses toe in shooting that killed suspect: http://azstarnet.com/news/state-and-regional/deputy-shot-in-foot-during-phoenix-traffic-stop/article_cc14e847-284c-57a2-b099-b032e4100ded.html#ixzz1hEL0Sxms

Arizona: A suicidal man told police he had expected to "die in a hail of bullets" during a two-hour standoff with Saskatoon police last May http://www.thestarphoenix.com/health/wanted+police+shoot/5884663/story.html#ixzz1hENTZR86

North Dakota: Local Cops Ready for War With Homeland Security-Funded Military Weapons http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2011/12/20/local-cops-ready-for-war-with-homeland-security-funded-military-weapons.html

California: Parolee hiding from SWAT team falls from ceiling http://www.sacbee.com/2011/12/20/4135470/parolee-hiding-from-swat-team.html#storylink=cpy

Georgia: The machete-wielding 15-year-old Buford boy who was shot and killed by police Monday has been identified as Dawntree Ta'Shawn Williams http://www.accessnorthga.com/detail.php?n=244431

Ohio: Lorain County Sheriff's Deputy Charles Crausaz said Monday he only recalls briefly seeing Travis Stidham's silhouette in the muzzle flash of the .40-caliber semiautomatic pistol that was fired at him during a gunfight outside Stidham's LaGrange Township home on Dec. 12. http://chronicle.northcoastnow.com/2011/12/20/in-the-dark-gunfire-and-a-piercing-pain-deputy-charles-crausaz-recalls-night-he-was-wounded/

Indiana: 2 dead after police standoff. Woman found dead in home, wounded suspect dies after surrendering http://www.courierpress.com/news/2011/dec/20/2-dead-in-police-standoff/