police shooting

A Jersey City Police Department cruiser is seen with its back window shattered as officials investigate the scene where a Jersey City Police Department officer was shot and killed while responding to a call at a 24-hour pharmacy, Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Jersey City, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Mayor lashes out over memorial for cop-killer

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey mayor is lashing out at residents who are memorializing a man who killed a police officer over the weekend. A temporary memorial was on display Monday in […]

07/14/2014

This photo provided by the Jersey City Mayor's office shows Officer Melvin Santiago. (AP Photo/Jersey City Mayor's office)

Police officer slain by killer who sought fame

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Melvin Santiago had dreamed of being a police officer since he was a boy, seeking to follow in the footsteps of his uncle. When Santiago accomplished his dream in December […]

07/14/2014

OC DA won’t charge police for deadly shooting

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – No charges will be filed against two Santa Ana police officers who killed a man and injured another in a shooting that followed a March car chase. A prosecutor from […]

12/21/2013

Christopher Dorner (Photo: Irvine Police Department/AP)

LA police shoot innocent people in ex-cop manhunt

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say officers guarding a target in an ex-officer’s manifesto shot and wounded multiple people in Torrance who were in a pickup.

02/07/2013

101 Freeway reopens after deadly shooting

(CNS) – The southbound lanes of the Ventura (101) Freeway — one of the region’s major arteries — were reopened today after a nightlong closure prompted by an investigation into the fatal shooting of a […]

04/12/2012