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Tuesday
May032011

Criminal Justice News Summary 05-02-11

Monday
May022011

Criminal Justice News Summary 04-29-11

Chattanooga: Death toll from storms climbs to 78 in region http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2011/apr/29/death-toll-storms-climbs-78-region/

D.C.: Chief confirms shooting victim wielded BB gun http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/apr/27/chief-confirms-dc-shooting-victim-wielded-bb-gun/ Phoenix Police Arrest 2 In Pellet-Gun Joyride http://www.kpho.com/valleynews/27698451/detail.html

Florida: Officer quits after Taser misuse http://www.news-journalonline.com/news/local/east-volusia/2011/04/29/officer-quits-after-taser-misuse.html

South Carolina: Shooting Suspect Had Explosives, Other Weapons  http://www.wltx.com/news/article/134616/2/Police-Shooting-Suspect-Had-Explosives-Other-Weapons

California: Police shoot armed man in Panorama City in third officer-involved shooting in one day http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2011/04/police-shoot-and-wound-armed-man-in-panorama-city.html

Ohio: Police kill armed lawyer in apartment. Veteran officers were called to check on man's welfare http://toledoblade.com/Police-Fire/2011/04/28/B-G-police-kill-armed-lawyer-in-apartment.html

New York: Rochester PD buys some high-tech vehicles http://www.democratandchronicle.com/article/20110429/NEWS01/104290363/1004/NEWS02/RPD-buys-some-high-tech-vehicles

Washington: 2 reviews support deputy http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2014895691_apwaspokanevalleyshooting.html

California: Grandmother Fatally Shot by Police Identified http://www.ktla.com/news/landing/ktla-watts-grandmother-shot,0,7458929.story

Friday
Apr292011

Criminal Justice News Summary 04-27-11

South Carolina: 5 day veteran Columbia Police Officer Injured, Suspect Killed in Shooting http://www.wltx.com/news/crimestoppers/article/134445/28/Police-Officer-Shot-Suspect-Using-AK-47-Killed-  http://www.thestate.com/2011/04/27/1794759/columbia-police-officer-shot.html

Kentucky: Road reopen after SWAT clears gun shop http://www.courier-journal.com/article/20110426/NEWS01/304260049/1008/news01/Hurstbourne-Parkway-reopen-after-SWAT-clears-gun-shop

California: More details emerge in deputy-involved shooting http://www.santamariatimes.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/article_81b83c98-7099-11e0-86ef-001cc4c03286.html

Florida: Valrico man shot by deputy has an extensive record http://www.tampabay.com/news/publicsafety/valrico-man-shot-by-deputy-has-an-extensive-record/1166074

California: Jury gives $500K to widow in Fresno deputy killing http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2011/04/26/state/n104206D19.DTL#ixzz1KkS9btSw

Ohio: Taser shock did not cause Cleveland man's death, coroner says http://blog.cleveland.com/metro/2011/04/taser_shock_did_not_cause_clev.html

New Jersey: Trenton police officers shoot, kill unarmed man during domestic dispute call http://www.nj.com/mercer/index.ssf/2011/04/agressive_trenton_man_shot_dea.html

California: Marin County pays $1.9 million in Taser settlement http://www.marinij.com/marinnews/ci_17933662?source=most_viewed

Florida: Florida Man Dies Shortly After Cops Stun Him With Taser http://www.foxnews.com/us/2011/04/26/florida-man-dies-shortly-cops-taser/

Florida: Deputy shoots, kills pit bull that charged K9 http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/04/26/2185553/deputy-shoots-kills-pit-bull-that.html#ixzz1KkVRzqI3

Hawaii: Police shoot, kill suspect in robbery. The Waimalu incident is the third since Feb. 22 involving an armed assailant http://www.staradvertiser.com/news/20110427_Police_shoot_kill_suspect_in_robbery.html

Pennsylvania: Police Union: Mumia Ruling 'Disgusting'. Mumia's Former Lawyer: Case 'Brutal' On Both Sides http://www.myfoxphilly.com/dpp/news/local_news/Mumia_Abu-Jamal_Ruling_FOP_Former_Attorney_React_042711     http://www.thiscantbehappening.net/node/579

Chicago: Off-duty officer shoots armed robbery suspect http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chibrknews-offduty-officer-shoots-armed-robbery-suspect-20110427,0,2594064.story

Wednesday
Apr272011

Criminal Justice News Summary 04-26-11

Mississippi: Jackson officer serving warrant shot in shoulder http://www.clarionledger.com/article/20110426/NEWS/104260343/Jackson-officer-serving-warrant-shot-shoulder?odyssey=tab%7Ctopnews%7Ctext%7CSports

Denver: Man arrested in Colorado mall bomb attempt http://www.cnn.com/2011/CRIME/04/26/colorado.suspect.arrested/ FBI: Suspect In Failed Mall Bombing Just Released From Prison. Nationwide Manhunt Launched For 65-Year-Old Earl Albert Moore http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/27653499/detail.html?source=den Colorado mall bomb suspect seen wearing Gamecock hat http://www.midlandsconnect.com/news/story.aspx?id=609405

New Jersey: Trenton police shoot, kill man http://www.nj.com/mercer/index.ssf/2011/04/trenton_police_shoot_kill_man.html

Alabama: Fatal shooting by Foley police officer caught on dashboard camera http://blog.al.com/live/2011/04/fatal_shooting_by_foley_police.html

Oregon: Neighbors shed light on police officer shooting suspect's life http://www.kmtr.com/news/local/story/Neighbors-shed-light-on-police-officer-shooting/aVDKXxNmQUab1rx2vdbYDw.cspx Suspect confessed. A court document indicates that the woman arrested in the killing of a Eugene officer admitted shooting him http://www.registerguard.com/web/updates/26168642-55/kidd-springfield-kilcullen-cheryl-police.html.csp

Florida: Palm Beach County deputy shoots armed woman http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/local/fl-palm-deputy-shooting-20110424,0,2508921.story

California: Monterey Park police officer shot and wounded; authorities search for shooter  http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2011/04/monterey-park-police-officer-shot-and-wounded-.html

Pennsylvania: An off-duty Philadelphia police officer shot and critically wounded a 23-year-old man in the city's East Frankford section Monday afternoon after, he said, he saw the man carrying a gun. Britton said her boyfriend did have a gun in his pocket because he planned to go target shooting with a friend. http://www.philly.com/philly/news/pennsylvania/120681954.html

Monday
Apr252011

Criminal Justice News Summary 04-25-11

Oregon: Eugene Police officer killed, shooting suspect arrested http://www.kmtr.com/news/local/story/Eugene-Police-officer-killed-shooting-suspect/3BA_nWfYWEutUZrG5fKXKQ.cspx

Missouri: (Remember my rule 1 on off duty behavior – Cops + Alcohol/Clubs = DISASTER) Off-duty St. Louis police officer dies in shooting outside club http://www.dailyjournal.net/view/story/161b78f12e1d440d9093e425eff5adf0/MO--Officer-Killed/

California: LAPD chopper makes emergency landing after being shot http://www.cnn.com/2011/CRIME/04/24/california.chopper.shot/index.html?eref=rss_topstories&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+rss%2Fcnn_topstories+%28RSS%3A+Top+Stories%29

California: Deputy injured during disturbance call: Suspect shot, killed during scuffle http://www.santamariatimes.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/article_2b5fe5c0-6e3d-11e0-a0ee-001cc4c03286.html 

California: Deputy accidentally shoots colleague http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2011/04/23/state/n162141D65.DTL

California: Monterey Park shooting leaves 1 suspect dead, officer and 2 bystanders wounded http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2011/04/monterey-park-shooting-incident-leaves-officer-and-2-bystanders-wounded-1-suspect-dead.html

South Carolina: Deputy on administrative leave after killing suspect who grabbed gun http://www.live5news.com/story/14503793/deputy-shoots-kills-suspect-during-attempted-arrest 

Virginia: Portsmouth police have shot and killed a man suspected in connection with a burglary.  http://www.greenfieldreporter.com/view/story/9c0e2bf837ac446f986dbaf8a4e3c73a/VA--Police-Shooting/

Alabama: Foley officer kills man armed with a rifle http://blog.al.com/live/2011/04/deputies_foley_officer_kills_m.html 

New Mexico: SWAT Teams Face Challenge With Mentally Ill http://www.koat.com/news/27646793/detail.html

North Carolina: Police investigate fatal shooting by officer  http://www.thesunnews.com/2011/04/23/2118196/nc-police-investigate-fatal-shooting.html

California: Police kill suspect in Monterey Park gun battle. One officer and two bystanders are wounded. Police end search for another suspect. http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-officer-shot-20110425,0,5469342.story

Florida: OPD Shoots Gun-Wielding Fleeing Suspect http://www.wesh.com/news/27645522/detail.html

Wisconsin: Officer wounded in shootout recovering from surgery http://lacrossetribune.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/article_1d0be540-6de4-11e0-93c7-001cc4c002e0.html

California: Police plan loud, long training event http://www.contracostatimes.com/news/ci_17914241?nclick_check=1