Thursday
Jun232011

Criminal Justice News Summary 06-21-11

New Mexico: City considers federal involvement in police-shooting investigation http://www.kob.com/article/stories/S2165091.shtml?cat=504

New York: Police Shoot and Kill Gunman in East New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Police-Shoot-and-Kill-Gunman-in-East-New-York-124228044.html

Arizona: Tucson Police Shoot Combative Suspect http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/dpp/news/crime/tucson-police-shoot-combative-suspect-6-20-2011

Florida: 1  injured in deputy-involved shooting in Tampa Bay http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/06/21/2277034/1-injured-in-deputy-involved-shooting.html  Pinellas County deputies investigating deputy-involved shooting, crash http://www.tampabay.com/news/publicsafety/accidents/article1176462.ece

Washington: Lewis County sheriff backs deputy in shooting http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2015375580_apwanapavinedeputyshooting2ndld.html

West Virginia: S.W.A.T. team drama: Why does DOE need militarized police force http://bdtonline.com/columns/x357072609/S-W-A-T-team-drama-Why-does-DOE-need-militarized-police-force

Utah: Suspect posts Facebook updates during SWAT standoff http://digitallife.today.com/_news/2011/06/20/6900481-suspect-posts-facebook-updates-during-swat-standoff

Friday
Jun172011

Criminal Justice News Summary 06-16-11

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