Tag Archives: police shooting

UNARMED CLAIM – Friday May 31 2013

– A Chechen man shot dead by the FBI during questioning about his links to the Boston marathon bombers was unarmed, the ‘Washington Post’ has reported. Ibragim Todashev, 27, was shot after he apparently stabbed an agent during questioning on … Continue reading

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POLICE CHARGED IN BIKIE PROBES – Tuesday April 23 2013

– Two police officers are facing an array of charges, including drug, weapons and misconduct offences, after separate Victoria Police investigations aimed at outlaw motorcycle clubs. Senior Constable David Branov, an officer of seven years’ experience, appeared in Melbourne Magistrates … Continue reading

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COP KILLER DEAD – Saturday February 16 2013

– Human remains found in a burnt-out mountain cabin in California have been confirmed as those of alleged cop killer Christopher Dorner, 33. He was cornered in the cabin near the ski resort of Big Bear, two hours east of … Continue reading

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US POLICE FACING HEAT OVER MANHUNT FIRE – Friday February 15 2013

– US police are under scrutiny after officers were recorded apparently discussing a plan to burn down the cabin where America’s most wanted man made his last stand. Christopher Dorner, a former Los Angeles Police Department officer who threatened to … Continue reading

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FUGITIVE COP BELIEVED DEAD AFTER CABIN INFERNO – Thursday February 14 2013

– A suspected cop killer was believed to have died inside a burning cabin last night after a dramatic shoot-out with US police after a manhunt. A six-day spree of violence and terror apparently ended with former Los Angeles police … Continue reading

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ALABAMA CHILD SAW POLICE SHOOT HIS KIDNAPPER – Thursday February 14 2013

– The  mother of a US boy snatched off a school bus and held hostage in an underground bunker says her son saw officers shoot his kidnapper dead. Jennifer Kirkland’s comments about her son, Ethan Gilman, came in an interview … Continue reading

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HUNT FOR MEN AFTER POLICE OFFICER FIRES SHOTS AT CAR – Thursday February 14 2013

– The policeman who fired two shots at a speeding car during an operation targeting hoons was alone and in plain clothes when he pulled the trigger. As Chief Commissioner Ken Lay said police shooting at cars had become a … Continue reading

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ELITE COPS’ FURY AT CORONER – Sunday February 10 2013

– Four Special Operations Group police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man wanted for murder have taken the sensational step of asking a coroner to disqualify herself from the ongoing inquest. Coroner Jane Hendtlass had heard 14 … Continue reading

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LA MANHUNT FOR KILLER COP – Saturday February 9 2013

– A former Los Angeles police officer who authorities say went on a deadly spree to punish those he blamed for his firing, killing three people, has set off a two-state manhunt. Christopher Dorner first killed a couple on Monday … Continue reading

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BOY FREE AFTER RAID ON BUNKER – Wednesday February 6 2013

– A six-day standoff between an angry and violent survivalist, who held a five-year-old boy hostage in a bunker, and a legion of law-enforcement officials ended on Monday with the death of the kidnapper and the freeing of the boy. … Continue reading

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