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SWAT officer shot in the face in Philadelphia

SWAT officer shot in the face in Philadelphia

A SWAT officer was shot in the face and two others were hit by bullets in Philadelphia early Monday morning. The officer, 49-year-old Jaison Potts, was serving a warrant for ...

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Officer resigns for his behavior during the arrest of a 65-year-old woman

Officer resigns for his behavior during the arrest of a 65-year-old woman

An officer with Georgia’s Alpharetta Police Department resigned on Friday, just one day after an internal investigation was launched into the officer’s behavior during the arrest of a 65-year-old grandmother. ...

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Suspect shot by officer at Parks Mall in Arlington

Suspect shot by officer at Parks Mall in Arlington

Police said one suspect was shot by an officer at Parks Mall in Arlington, Texas, on Sunday afternoon. Police said the incident started as a theft report at a Sunglass ...

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North Carolina officer caught on video slamming female student to ground

North Carolina, officer, caught, slamming, female student, ground

A North Carolina police officer was caught on video lifting a high school student into the air and slamming her to the ground, prompting widespread outrage and calls for the ...

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Murder charges dropped against New Mexico officer in homeless man’s killing

Murder, dropped, New Mexico, officer, homeless, man's killing

A special prosecutor dismissed a second-degree murder charge Monday against one of two former Albuquerque police officers in the shooting of a homeless man that was captured on police video ...

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NYPD officer fatally shot and another injured in New York City shootout

NYPD, officer, shot, injured, New York City, shootout

A New York police officer was fatally shot, and another was injured, after a shootout on Friday, officials said. “It’s with tremendous sorrow that I inform of you of the ...

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Bronx woman wrote essay on fears of police years before an officer killed her

Bronx, woman, fears, police, officer, killed

In a searing, eloquent essay on living with schizophrenia, Deborah Danner agonized over the deaths of mentally ill people like her at the hands of police. Less than five years ...

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Oakland officer charged with soliciting prostitution and obstruction of justice

Oakland, officer, soliciting, prostitution, obstruction, justice

The Oakland police department, already reeling from a sex scandal involving several of its officers, announced Thursday that another officer was arrested and charged with soliciting prostitution and obstruction of ...

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Officer shot Korryn Gaines son, Baltimore County police confirm

Officer, Korryn Gaines, son, Baltimore, police

The Baltimore County police department confirmed late Friday afternoon that one of their officers had shot the five-year-old child of the woman they killed after a standoff in her apartment, ...

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‘My blue-eyed rock was a hero’: Baton Rouge mourns officer killed in attack

rock, hero, Baton Rouge, officer, killed, attack

A written tribute from the wife of Baton Rouge police officer Matthew Gerald was handed out Friday before his funeral, expressing hope that his memory will “bridge the gap and ...

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