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Florida woman fatally shoots man who attacked her after breaking into...

A woman fatally shot a man who broke into her Clearwater home Tuesday, police said.

Officers fatally shoot man during felony arrest attempt after gunfire exchange

Norfolk, Virginia, police officers shot and killed a man in an exchange of gunfire Tuesday morning outside a Larchmont apartment complex while attempting to arrest the man on outstanding warrants, police said.

Deputy killed after being ambushed on domestic violence call

A sheriff’s deputy in South Carolina’s Upstate region was shot and killed in the line of duty Tuesday, officials said.

New foot-pursuit policy released by Chicago police

The Chicago Police Department unveiled the final version of its new foot-pursuit policy Tuesday, in the making for over a year since Mayor Lori Lightfoot and activists called for such rules following the back-to-back fatal police shootings of two young people who were chased by officers.

Youths throw wild party, host boxing matches after breaking into $8M...

A large group of people broke into an $8 million Florida home and used it to throw a rowdy party that included trying on the owners’ clothes and jewelry, according to the Walton County Sheriff’s Office.

Florida officers ambushed during traffic stop, shootout leaves gunman wounded

A driver shot at two Orlando police officers who tried to conduct a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon, prompting the officers to fire back at the man, OPD Chief Orlando Rolón said.

Flamethrower suspects in custody from California street takeover

Two men accused of causing extensive damage to a San Bernardino intersection with a flamethrower during an April street takeover are behind bars, according to San Bernardino police.

Partially-nude woman wrestles control of officer’s vehicle, then runs him over...

CHICAGO — A nude woman lying in the street stole a Chicago police squad car, ran over an officer with it and then crashed it Monday morning, Superintendent David Brown said at a news conference.

Gunman who killed two police officers was on probation for weapons...

The man who killed two El Monte police officers was on probation for illegally carrying a gun when he fired on the officers as they responded to a call for service at a motel Tuesday, court records show.

Florida man arrested after video shows him dragging woman’s body, says...

The body of a Bradenton woman was found in a ditch in Palmetto late Thursday night, six days after she was last seen, Sheriff Rick Wells announced Friday morning.