Criminal Justice News Summary 06-15-11

Washington: A Tacoma police officer shot and killed a man after the officer said the man emerged from his car with a gun during a traffic stop on Key Peninsula early Wednesday morning

Denver: Prison Special Ops member accused of stealing 'Flash Bang' devices,0,6416874.story

Louisiana: A Caddo Parish sheriff's deputy shot himself in the leg outside the parish jail late Monday afternoon as he was putting his gun into the holster

Montana: Montana sheriff's deputies focused on a person in a remote forest camp Wednesday in their search for a former militia leader who authorities say faces an attempted homicide charge for shooting at deputies over the weekend.

Nebraska: News Four heads out on patrol with NE State Patrol SWAT

North Carolina: Autopsy confirms inmate killed by Taser

New York: Sheriff: Deputy Wyman was not instructed to advance on suspect 

North Carolina: Sheriff To Release Dash Video In Officer-Involved Shooting

New Mexico: News 13 has gotten a hold of an autopsy report on a man shot and killed by Albuquerque police. The report shows he was shot three times in the back at point blank range.


Criminal Justice News Summary 06-14-11

Massachusetts: Boston officer shot  

Arizona: SWAT shooting of Guerena ruled 'reasonable and justified'

California: LAPD not negligent in shooting death of 19-month-old girl in hostage rescue, court rules

Florida: Armed burglary suspect shot and killed by Polk deputies

California: Man with gas can tasered during struggle with Chico police

Nebraska: State Patrol's SWAT Team Helps Fight Flooding

New York: Striving to again be a full-fledged cop


Criminal Justice News Summary 06-13-11

Detroit: A Buffalo man is charged with attempted murder after running a Detroit Police Officer over with his car.

Arizona:  Another senseless, deadly SWAT raid

Ohio: Suspects Dead After Police Shootout, Crash

Wisconsin: Man critical after being shot by Milwaukee detective dealing with disorderly bar patrons

Georgia: Police shooting: Thank you, officers

Virginia: SWAT Members Compete in Harrisonburg

Canada: L.A. SWAT shares its expertise

Florida: Man allegedly threw toilet at State Trooper

Nevada: Police Use Taser On Cow. A cow's owner says police overreacted when they used a stun gun on her cow.

Canada:  Man shot by cops zapped by Taser last year

Florida: Man shot by Orlando cop faces charges . Man hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries,0,2654796.story

Florida: Life as a part-time SWAT officer

Pennsylvania: Upper Providence man shoots himself in response to SWAT team entering his home

California: Monterey County Sheriff SWAT May Shrink with Layoffs

Louisiana: A brand new Shreveport Police vehicle was found early Monday morning on cinder blocks, all four tires and rims stolen.


Criminal Justice News Summary 06-10-11

North Carolina: Deputy killed serving warrant. five suspects ages 16 to 26 held without bond Three Suspects In Deputy Shooting Have Prior Criminal Records More forces hit the street 

Chattanooga: More forces hit the street  PHOTOS: Police Academy Class Graduates. A large crowd attended a city police academy graduation on Thursday night

Outside Magazine editor discusses decision to name Chattanooga one of top 10 best towns ever 

California: LAPD Could Disband SWAT, Narcotics, Gang Teams if Deal With Police Union isn't Reached, Chief Charlie Beck Says,0,7833335.story

Arizona: Pima County GOP chair under fire for SWAT shooting comments

Kentucky: Man fatally shot by deputy following domestic dispute

Texas: Local Police Officers Cleared In Suspect Taser Death . A Grand Jury has declined to indict four Waco police officers in connection with the 2010 death of a suspect who died after he was stunned with a Taser.

Missouri: Man shot, killed by deputies

Wisconsin: The Marinette County Sheriff's Department is releasing the identity of the man that died in an officer-involved shooting Wednesday morning

Florida: Man killed in police-involved shooting in West Miami-Dade

Florida: Police use Taser to arrest West Palm Beach man who allegedly hit his wife with chicken


Criminal Justice News Summary 06-09-11

Chattanooga: Deputy Police Chief Mike Williams to retire 

Arizona: Photos of deadly Ariz. SWAT raid released. Jose Guerena's damaged home is shown in Sheriff's Department  

Oregon: Officer not down: Police keep it safe. Training pays off for bureau as fewer officers die on duty

Canada: Guns vs. Tasers debate reignites. Tuesday's shootings stir debate about whether police should have used stun guns instead

New York: Police lieutenant shoots and kills 17-year-old son after teen attacks him with a hunting knife

New Mexico: Judge: Police Owe Family $6 Million After Shooting

New Mexico: APD enforces non-lethal force policy for officers

UK: Armed police Taser man who began stabbing himself in John Lewis department store

Colorado: Police, Fire, SWAT At Schools For Drill

Maine: Armed man shot by Maine police officer

California: Man killed in police shooting. Witnesses saw gun pointed at Manteca officer