Tacoma, Wa. officer shot, suspect believed to be barricaded in house

Tacoma, Wash. — A police officer was shot multiple times Wednesday while responding to domestic disturbance on Tacoma’s east side.

Officers responded to a multi-story house in the 400 block of East 52nd Street at about 4 p.m., for a domestic disturbance call Loretta Cool, spokeswoman for the Tacoma Police Department, said. Continue reading “Tacoma, Wa. officer shot, suspect believed to be barricaded in house”

Raleigh, NC Officer, Suspect Injured in Gunfire After Break-In

Officer seriously injured, suspect in critical condition after southwest Raleigh shooting

An Officer responded to a report of a break in at about 2:45 P.M. at at 1230 University Court in the Lake Park Condominiums, off Lake Dam Road south of Avent Ferry Road. Continue reading “Raleigh, NC Officer, Suspect Injured in Gunfire After Break-In”

Texas Trooper and Border Patrol agent were shot near the Rio Grande

A Texas state trooper and a Rio Grande Border Patrol agent have been wounded on the Texas-Mexico border by a gun battle underway on the Mexican side of the Rio Grande.

The incident occurred at about 1:00 P.m. on Friday according to Lt. Johnny Hernandez of the Texas Department of Public Safety who stated the trooper was struck in the leg by what may have been an errant bullet from across the river. Continue reading “Texas Trooper and Border Patrol agent were shot near the Rio Grande”

Police: Man who left hoax device at Trussville school wanted to shoot police, rob a bank

Authorities say a man who left a suspicious device designed to look like a bomb at a Trussville elementary school confessed he wanted to use it as a decoy to shoot police officers and rob a bank.  Continue reading “Police: Man who left hoax device at Trussville school wanted to shoot police, rob a bank”

Volusia County Sheriff’s Office K-9 killed, suspect being sought

The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office Stated that one of their K-9’s was shot by a suspect while performing a search for a burglary suspect.

Volusia County, Fl.  The Sheriff’s Office reported on their Facebook page that one of their K-9’s was shot while conducting a search for a burglary suspect in a neighborhood. Continue reading “Volusia County Sheriff’s Office K-9 killed, suspect being sought”

Wayne State, Mi. Police Officer Shot in the head, person of interest in custody

A Wayne State Police Officer was attempting to make an investigative stop when he was shot several times. A person of interest has been quickly taken into custody.

A Wayne State University campus police officer is fighting for his life tonight after being shot in the head by a suspect who was being detained during an investigative stop according to reports near Lincoln and Brainard around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday evening. Continue reading “Wayne State, Mi. Police Officer Shot in the head, person of interest in custody”

Nassau County Deputy killed after being hit by a car while chasing a suspect

A Nassau County deputy was killed Tuesday morning while chasing a man on foot across County Road 200 at Chester Road, according to Sheriff Bill Leeper.

The incident occurred at about 7:30 a.m. after U.S. Border Patrol agents questioning four people in a pickup truck at the Gate gas station asked two deputies to help. When one of the men Border Patrol were trying to question ran, the deputies followed. The first officer made it across, but Deputy Eric Oliver was hit by an SUV. He died at the scene.

Oliver, 32, who joined the Sheriff’s Office after serving five years in the Navy, leaves behind a 6-year-old daughter. Leeper said he promoted Oliver from corrections officer to patrol deputy in March 2014.

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the accident that caused Oliver’s death. The 45-year-old Yulee woman driving the Kia that  struck the deputy stopped and cooperated with troopers.

Leeper said Oliver recently got divorced and both he and his ex-wife have family in Nassau County. He said the Sheriff’s Office has received an outpouring of love and support from people and local businesses have dropped off food for deputies and other law enforcement personnel working the case.

 

The Nassau County Sheriff’s Office posted the following on their Facebook page:

It deeply saddens the Nassau County Sheriff’s Office to report the passing of Deputy Eric Oliver in the line of duty. Deputy Oliver was assisting the United States Border Patrol when a suspect fled on foot. Deputy Oliver gave chase across State Road 200, when he was struck by a passing motorist.
In honor of his service to this agency and our community, the Nassau County Sheriff’s Office and other public safety partners will be escorting Deputy Oliver’s remains to Oxley Heard Funeral Home in Fernandina Beach between 2:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. this afternoon. The escort will proceed East on State Road 200 from Interstate 95 to Oxley Heard Funeral Home. Anyone in the community wishing to pay their respects are encouraged to do so from parking areas along this route

 

Sanibel, Fl. Police Officer shot during routine traffic stop, ANOTHER drive by shooting, suspect in custody

A Sanibel Police Officer was conducting a routine Traffic stop when a person drove by and shot the officer. The officer engaged the shooter and a lock down was commenced of the area.

Sanibel, Fl. At about 8:00 P.M. while a Sanibel Police Officer was conducting a routine traffic stop and was fired upon while sitting in his vehicle. The officer exchanged gunfire with the suspect. Continue reading “Sanibel, Fl. Police Officer shot during routine traffic stop, ANOTHER drive by shooting, suspect in custody”

St. Louis, Mo. Police Officer ambushed in car, shot in face twice.

A St. Louis Police Officer was shot twice in the face as he was sitting in his patrol vehicle.

The St. Louis police Department is reporting that an officer has been shot in south St. Louis. The shooting happened around 7:30 pm Sunday at Hampton Avenue and Pernod Avenue. The officer has been taken to the hospital and is expected to survive. Continue reading “St. Louis, Mo. Police Officer ambushed in car, shot in face twice.”

San Antonio police officer killed in ambush outside Police headquarters writing a summons

A San Antonio police officer was ambushed outside Police headquarters while performing a routine traffic stop on Sunday according to the Chief of Police.

San Antonio, Tx.. Sunday about noon an Officer was performing a routine traffic stop when a vehicle pulled up behind the officer’s unit a suspect exited the vehicle walked up to the Officers passenger window and executed the officer in cold blood. Continue reading “San Antonio police officer killed in ambush outside Police headquarters writing a summons”