Friday
Jun172011

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 http://www.kirotv.com/news/28242367/detail.html

Denver: Prison Special Ops member accused of stealing 'Flash Bang' devices http://www.kwgn.com/news/kdvr-accused-stealing-flash-bang-devices-20110609,0,6416874.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 http://www.ktbs.com/news/28225028/detail.html

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. http://www.newsday.com/news/nation/remote-forest-camp-becomes-montana-manhunt-focus-1.2957950

Nebraska: News Four heads out on patrol with NE State Patrol SWAT http://www.ktiv.com/story/14908069/we-head-out-w

North Carolina: Autopsy confirms inmate killed by Taser http://abclocal.go.com/wtvd/story?section=news/local&id=8189572

New York: Sheriff: Deputy Wyman was not instructed to advance on suspect http://www.wktv.com/news/local/Sheriff-Deputy-Wyman-was-not-instructed-to-advance-on-suspect-123918864.html 

North Carolina: Sheriff To Release Dash Video In Officer-Involved Shooting http://www.wxii12.com/news/28245011/detail.html#ixzz1PN9oRokt

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. http://www.krqe.com/dpp/news/crime/autopsy-shows-man-shot-in-back-by-cop

Tuesday
Jun142011

Criminal Justice News Summary 06-14-11

Massachusetts: Boston officer shot http://www.bostonherald.com/news/regional/view.bg?articleid=1345367&srvc=rss  

Arizona: SWAT shooting of Guerena ruled 'reasonable and justified' http://www.kold.com/story/14901148/swat-shooting-of-guerena-ruled-reasonable-and-justified   http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/article_3f13aacb-4bba-5d0c-a4bc-623bf465e9a5.html

California: LAPD not negligent in shooting death of 19-month-old girl in hostage rescue, court rules http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2011/06/lapd-not-negligent-in-shooting-death-of-19-month-old-girl-in-hostage-rescue-court-rules.html

Florida: Armed burglary suspect shot and killed by Polk deputies http://www.cfnews13.com/article/news/2011/june/258212/Officials-investigating-deputy-involved-shooting-in-Lakeland

California: Man with gas can tasered during struggle with Chico police http://www.chicoer.com/news/ci_18268156

Nebraska: State Patrol's SWAT Team Helps Fight Flooding http://www.kcautv.com/story/14900741/nebraska-state-patrols-swat-team-helps-fight-flooding

New York: Striving to again be a full-fledged cop http://www.buffalonews.com/incoming/article453931.ece

Tuesday
Jun142011

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. http://www.freep.com/article/20110613/NEWS01/106130347/Detroit-officer-struck-by-vehicle-Greektown-dies-injuries?odyssey=tab%7Ctopnews%7Ctext%7CFRONTPAGE

Arizona:  Another senseless, deadly SWAT raid http://www.lvrj.com/opinion/another-senseless-deadly-swat-raid-123707534.html?ref=534

Ohio: Suspects Dead After Police Shootout, Crash http://www2.nbc4i.com/news/2011/jun/12/14/two-suspects-dead-after-police-shootout-crash-ar-535348/

Wisconsin: Man critical after being shot by Milwaukee detective dealing with disorderly bar patrons http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/f9a0204e0d8d4b08b877a9a0671150a5/WI--Police-Shooting-Milwaukee/

Georgia: Police shooting: Thank you, officers http://savannahnow.com/opinion/2011-06-11/police-shooting-thank-you-officers

Virginia: SWAT Members Compete in Harrisonburg http://www.nbc29.com/story/14884831/swat-members-compete-in-harrisonburg   http://www.whsv.com/news/headlines/SWAT_Competition_Comes_to_Harrisonburg_123580734.html?ref=734

Canada: L.A. SWAT shares its expertise http://www.leaderpost.com/SWAT+shares+expertise/4930155/story.html

Florida: Man allegedly threw toilet at State Trooper http://www.wtsp.com/news/article/196501/58/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. http://www.fox5vegas.com/video/28206139/index.html

Canada:  Man shot by cops zapped by Taser last year http://www.torontosun.com/2011/06/12/cop-who-fired-fatal-shot-tasered-same-man-before

Florida: Man shot by Orlando cop faces charges . Man hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/local/crime/os-orlando-officer-involved-shooting-20110610,0,2654796.story

Florida: Life as a part-time SWAT officer http://www.ocala.com/article/20110610/ARTICLES/110619973/-1/entertainment02?Title=Life-as-a-part-time-SWAT-officer

Pennsylvania: Upper Providence man shoots himself in response to SWAT team entering his home http://timesherald.com/articles/2011/06/10/news/doc4df2473f4d8d6552919526.txt

California: Monterey County Sheriff SWAT May Shrink with Layoffs http://www.kionrightnow.com/story/14885996/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. http://www.ksla.com/story/14891657/shreveport-police-car-tires-and-rims-stolen

Monday
Jun132011

Criminal Justice News Summary 06-10-11

North Carolina: Deputy killed serving warrant. five suspects ages 16 to 26 held without bond http://www.enctoday.com/news/suspects-98122-nbsj-five-held.html      http://www2.wnct.com/news/2011/jun/09/49/kinston-officer-shot-line-duty-ar-1107779/ Three Suspects In Deputy Shooting Have Prior Criminal Records http://www.witn.com/crime/headlines/Suspect_In_Custody_After_Deputy_Shooting_Has_Violent_Record_123610924.htmlChattanooga: More forces hit the street http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2011/jun/10/more-forces-hit-street/?local 

Chattanooga: More forces hit the street http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2011/jun/10/more-forces-hit-street/?local  PHOTOS: Police Academy Class Graduates. A large crowd attended a city police academy graduation on Thursday night http://chattanoogan.com/articles/article_203130.asp

Outside Magazine editor discusses decision to name Chattanooga one of top 10 best towns ever http://www.nooga.com/6948_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 http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-lapd-deployment-20110610,0,7833335.story

Arizona: Pima County GOP chair under fire for SWAT shooting comments http://www.fox11az.com/news/local/Pima-County-GOP-chair-under-fire-for-SWAT-shooting-comments-123566669.html

Kentucky: Man fatally shot by deputy following domestic dispute http://bgdailynews.com/articles/2011/06/09/news/news7.txt

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. http://www.kwtx.com/news/headlines/Local_Police_Officers_Cleared_In_Suspect_Taser_Death.html?ref=564

Missouri: Man shot, killed by deputies http://www.news-leader.com/article/20110610/NEWS01/106100341/1007/news01/Fair-Play-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 http://www.fox11online.com/dpp/news/local/north_counties/man-identified-in-fatal-marinette-county-shooting

Florida: Man killed in police-involved shooting in West Miami-Dade http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/06/09/2258302/man-killed-in-police-involved.html#ixzz1OtTYUYA5

Florida: Police use Taser to arrest West Palm Beach man who allegedly hit his wife with chicken http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/crime/police-use-taser-to-arrest-west-palm-beach-1529479.html

Monday
Jun132011

Criminal Justice News Summary 06-09-11

Chattanooga: Deputy Police Chief Mike Williams to retire http://chattanoogan.com/articles/article_203007.asp 

Arizona: Photos of deadly Ariz. SWAT raid released. Jose Guerena's damaged home is shown in Sheriff's Department http://www.kgun9.com/story/14859918/picture-gallery-guerena-swat-raid-shooting-scene  

Oregon: Officer not down: Police keep it safe. Training pays off for bureau as fewer officers die on duty http://portlandtribune.com/news/story.php?story_id=130756936698855100

Canada: Guns vs. Tasers debate reignites. Tuesday's shootings stir debate about whether police should have used stun guns instead http://www.montrealgazette.com/news/Guns+Tasers+debate+reignites/4916361/story.html#ixzz1OmtQRpbl

New York: Police lieutenant shoots and kills 17-year-old son after teen attacks him with a hunting knife http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/2011/06/09/2011-06-09_police_lieutenant_shoots_and_kills_17yearold_son_after_teen_attacks_him_with_a_h.html#ixzz1OmvdTneB

New Mexico: Judge: Police Owe Family $6 Million After Shooting http://www.koat.com/news/28168801/detail.html#ixzz1OmuGPAqE

New Mexico: APD enforces non-lethal force policy for officers http://www.kob.com/article/stories/S2147703.shtml?cat=504

UK: Armed police Taser man who began stabbing himself in John Lewis department store http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2000988/Armed-police-Taser-man-began-stabbing-John-Lewis-department-store.html#ixzz1Omuj7YXC

Colorado: Police, Fire, SWAT At Schools For Drill http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/28168287/detail.html

Maine: Armed man shot by Maine police officer http://www.timesunion.com/news/article/Armed-man-shot-by-Maine-police-officer-1416687.php

California: Man killed in police shooting. Witnesses saw gun pointed at Manteca officer http://www.mantecabulletin.com/section/29/article/24323/