Criminal Justice News Summary 07-21-11

Georgia: Clayton County Deputy Shot, Killed; 17-Year-Old Suspect In Custody,-killed-20110720-tm-es
National: Fatal shootings of police officers are on the rise
Michigan: Man killed after pulling knife on authorities in Manitou Beach
Illinois: Parolee charged in shooting of 2 Chicago cops,0,3173012.story
North Carolina: Teen's family wins $10 million Taser verdict
Massachusetts: Lawyer: Cop scanner 'crosses line'
North Carolina: From a Charlotte officer "In custody taser death last night... the same day as a 10 million dollar settlement from our last one." Suspect in attack on woman dies after Charlotte police officer shoots him with Taser Teen's family wins $10 million Taser verdict
California: Mayor, City Officials Meet With Community Members On Fatal Police Shooting
Arizona: A man whose family won a $3 million settlement two years ago in the fatal Mesa police shooting of his son was arrested by officers Monday on domestic violence charges.
New York: Cop visit ends in gunfire. Authorities say man was shot in head twice after firing at cops


Criminal Justice News Summary 07-20-11

Maryland: Police officer shot in Southwest Baltimore

Missouri: St Louis police officer's son, 3, shoots himself dead with dad's gun

North Carolina: As the Brunswick County Sheriff's office fired off a salute Tuesday morning in Bolivia, dozens of K9 teams stood by in support of a deputy who lost his four-legged partner.

New Hampshire: Victim says off-duty officer stopped savage attack

Colorado: Taser Used Before Zoo Suspect Death. Drugs Found On Suspect

Idaho: Standoff Led to Largest Assembly of Law Enforcement in Valley f9d50c0d502d.html#ixzz1SevXjbAl

Texas: Police investigating teen's in-custody death


Criminal Justice News Summary 07-19-11

Illinois: Search continues after 2 cops shot in West Garfield Park,0,5497326.story

Connecticut: Cop Shot by fellow officer During Porn Bust Outside Harry Potter Showing
West Virginia: Federal jury in civil case finds no wrongdoing by Raleigh County deputies in fatal shooting
Indiana: Hundreds of mourners, police dog partners from around country honor slain Terre Haute officer

California: Federal appeals court to consider Santa Clara police shooting case

Alabama: Police shoot Auburn man holding driver's neck with knife
California: Alhambra officer not wearing seat belt at time of death


Criminal Justice News Summary 07-18-11

Arizona: Pima County GOP Chairman ousted over SWAT Team comments.

Colorado: Police trim SWAT team. 15 officers instead of will permit better training, captain says.

California: NAACP Calling For Answers In Shooting Death Of David Turner to picket at SFO over saggy pants incident

South Carolina: To Protect and Serve: The siege on 12th street Part II Part III
California: Teen shot in Bayview by SFPD had felony convictions
Florida: Woman who rammed patrol cars is shot by police

Chicago: Police shoot and kill man, 19, outside club

Michigan: The proposed SWAT Team Reporting Act would require tactical-weapons teams to report when they discharge a weapon, forcibly enter a home and injure or kill a suspect

Canada: Excessive force a rarity for police: study

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Criminal Justice News Summary 07-16-11