Criminal Justice News Summary 06-21-11

New Mexico: City considers federal involvement in police-shooting investigation

New York: Police Shoot and Kill Gunman in East New York

Arizona: Tucson Police Shoot Combative Suspect

Florida: 1  injured in deputy-involved shooting in Tampa Bay  Pinellas County deputies investigating deputy-involved shooting, crash

Washington: Lewis County sheriff backs deputy in shooting

West Virginia: S.W.A.T. team drama: Why does DOE need militarized police force

Utah: Suspect posts Facebook updates during SWAT standoff


Criminal Justice News Summary 06-16-11


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.