Wednesday
Apr202011

Criminal Justice News Summary 04-13-11

Arkansas: A police officer in Poinsett County has died after being shot Tuesday night, authorities said. http://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2011/apr/13/police-officer-killed-poinsett-county/

Florida: From accused cop killer to frightened teenager, the video shows all of it. http://www.wtsp.com/news/article/186852/250/Video-tape-shows-two-sides-of-officers-accused-killer

South Dakota: Inmates kill guard in failed escape attempt. Corrections officer dies on his birthday, son says http://www.argusleader.com/article/20110413/NEWS/104130321/1001/Inmates-kill-guard-failed-escape-attempt

New Mexico: Albuquerque man shot dead as police officers serve warrant, SWAT team responds http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/7ffffee678834327a547e907d36c90b0/NM--Officer-Shooting-Warrant/

Chicago: Police-involved shooting investigated on West Side http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chibrknews-policeinvolved-shooting-investigated-on-west-side-20110411,0,6086629.story?track=rss

Pennsylvania: Police say a man has been killed following a standoff with officers in central http://www.greenfieldreporter.com/view/story/8f1f1e2d7b254f2088ba0a0212f071fb/PA--Standoff-Man-Killed/

Canada: Man dies after police shooting near Quebec City http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/story/2011/04/12/st-raymond-de-portneuf-cop-shooting-suspect-dies.html

California: LAPD officers who complained about ticket quotas are awarded $2 million http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-ticket-quotas-20110412,0,2790462.story

Wisconsin: Police officers and K9s form a special bond http://www.fdlreporter.com/article/20110413/FON0101/110412192/1289/Ties-bind-Police-officers-K9s-form-special-bond?odyssey=nav%7Chead

Wednesday
Apr132011

Criminal Justice News Summary 04-12-11

Nebraska: Fugitive David Cermak had a deputy's gun in his hand when sheriff's deputies shot and killed him last week, the Omaha Police Department said Monday. http://www.omaha.com/article/20110412/NEWS97/704129891

Texas:
Deputy Constable Found Fatally Shot http://www.myfoxhouston.com/dpp/news/local/110412-deputy-constable-fatal-shooting

Iowa: New details released in shooting that killed deputy http://thegazette.com/2011/04/12/new-details-released-in-shooting-that-killed-deputy/ Results of the investigation also showed that slain deputy, Sgt. Eric Stein, and two colleagues with the Keokuk County Sheriff’s Office refused to let other officers approach them during the 40-minute shootout because they feared those responding officers would be killed. After a nearly three-hour standoff following Stein’s death, the suspect, Jeffrey A. Krier, fought through bullet wounds and fired at least one shot before succumbing to the 23 entry wounds to his body.

Nevada: Details of fatal police shooting unclear http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20110412/NEWS01/104120359/-1/SPORTS0206football/Details-fatal-Nevada-police-shooting-unclear

Las Vegas: Man killed by SWAT raped two women in 5 days http://www.ktnv.com/story/14426422/police-man-killed-by-swar-raped-two-women-in-5-days

Maine: Lynn police shoot man armed with knives http://www.thedailyitemoflynn.com/articles/2011/04/11/news/news02.txt

Oklahoma: Police used Tasers on Oklahoma City man who died in their custody http://newsok.com/police-used-tasers-on-oklahoma-city-man-who-died-in-their-custody/article/3557761#ixzz1JKlnqAKy

Brazil: Fleeing for their lives: Survivors of Rio school massacre seen on CCTV sprinting away from class where killer opened fire http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1374484/Rio-shooting-Realengo-school-massacre-survivors-CCTV-sprinting-away-killer.html

Monday
Apr112011

Criminal Justice News Summary 04-11-11

Chattanooga: Police officers shoots 16-year-old in robbery of dope house http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2011/apr/11/chattanooga-police-officers-shoots-16-year-old-hom/?breakingnews

Iowa: Iowa police officers pay respects to deputy killed in action http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/20110409/NEWS/104090316/1001/news/Iowa-officers-pay-respects-deputy-killed-action-photos- New Information Just Released On Shooting http://www.kcci.com/r/27502267/detail.html

Texas: Dash cam video of police shooting. Officer wounded. DON'T ALLOW YOURSELFTO HAVE A NEGATIVE MINDSET! The other officers were telling him to “stop talking like that” etc. Positive survival mindset can go A LONG WAY toward your survival. DON'T GIVE UP! NEVER GIVE UP! As long as you are breathing and having a conscious thought you can FIGHT! http://montgomerycountypolicereporter.com/?p=24706 He sees how lucky he is. A shotgun blast cost Conroe policeman an eye, but he's alive http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/metropolitan/7512422.html

West Virginia: Sheriff's deputies say their BearCat saved a man's life http://www.daily-times.com/ci_17817439

Miami: Miami Police and Israeli Consulate conduct joint training exercise http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/04/10/2160513/miami-police-and-israeli-consulate.html#ixzz1JFDsLKOX

California: Venice's Aero Police enforced the law from on high http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-0410-then-20110410,0,4966814,full.column

Georgia: Murray Co. Man Kills Wife, Then Fatally Shot by Deputy http://www.newschannel9.com/news/murray-1000147-county-deputy.html

Pittsburgh: Police cracks Moronic Fan Watch with Taser incident http://dailyphiladelphian.com/2011/04/10/pittsburgh-cracks-moronic-fan-watch-with-taser-incident/

California: Butte County Bus Hostage Training http://www.khsltv.com/content/localnews/story/Butte-County-Bus-Hostage-Training/BpqA18i2P0eB4M6UTkgMNg.cspx

Portland: Police Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting http://www.wmtw.com/mostpopular/27494576/detail.html

Arizona: Did a police officer go too far when he pepper sprayed a squirrel at a Texas school? http://www.abc15.com/dpp/news/now_at_nine/officer-pepper-sprays-squirrel-at-school

Washington: Officer gets honor after saving woman from son http://www.theolympian.com/2011/04/09/1610255/officer-gets-honor-after-saving.html#ixzz1JFG66aa4

Monday
Apr112011

Criminal Justice News Summary 04-08-11

Florida: VIDEO: Naked man fires AK-47 at sheriff's robot in http://www.floridatoday.com/article/20110408/BREAKINGNEWS/110408010/VIDEO-Naked-man-fires-AK-47-sheriff-s-robot-West-Melbourne

California: Off-duty LAPD officer is injured, shoots person in Hollywood http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2011/04/off-duty-lapd-officer-is-injured-shoots-person-hollywood.html

Maryland: Prince George’s officers shoot man with axe http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/prince-georges-officers-shoot-man-with-ax/2011/04/07/AFdHBbxC_story.html

Nebraska: K9 Biting officer during struggle no surprise (Been on the bad end of that myself once upon a time) http://www.omaha.com/article/20110408/NEWS97/704089921/1007921

South Dakota: Suspect killed by deputy in shooting, Pennington County sheriff says http://www.rapidcityjournal.com/news/article_48b596f2-60cc-11e0-8a65-001cc4c03286.html

New York: City to Appeal Order to Release Police Shooting Data http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/04/07/city-to-appeal-order-to-release-police-shooting-data/?ref=nyregion

Arizona: Officer-involved shootings clarified. Police explain why deadly force was used in 2 cases http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarepublic/local/articles/2011/04/08/20110408copshoots0408.html#ixzz1IxEuOBbC

Thursday
Apr072011

Criminal Justice News Summary 04-07-11