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  • 3 shot, 5 others injured at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park on MLK Day (Miami)

    01/16/2017 2:36:11 PM PST · by rdl6989 · 18 replies
    wsvn.com ^ | January 16, 2047 | Nicole Lopez-Alvar | Ann Keil
    NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Police and fire rescue crews are on the scene after three people were shot and five others were injured at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park. Miami-Dade Police was among the multiple agencies that responded to the scene of the shooting at 6011 N.W. 32nd Avenue, in Northwest Miami-Dade, Monday just before 4 p.m. At around 5:20 p.m., Miami-Dade Police tweeted out that they had detained two people and recovered two weapons from the scene.
  • Report: At least 5 shot during Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration in Miami

    01/16/2017 2:37:01 PM PST · by Beautiful_Gracious_Skies · 64 replies
    CBS News ^ | January 16, 2017 | Crimesider Staff
    Police at the scene of a shooting that left at least five injured during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration in Miami. Three people were transported by emergency personnel to a hospital, and others brought themselves in for treatment after a shooting during a Miami Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration, reports CBS Miami. A law enforcement source told the station that at least five people were shot during the incident, which occurred at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park. The source said two of the wounded were in critical condition. The station reports that one person is in...
  • Officer Shot In Ambush; Citizen Shoots And Kills Gunmen

    01/12/2017 1:43:51 PM PST · by nodwam · 48 replies
    Hidden Americans ^ | 01/12/2017 | Richard Saunders
    This is why the United States has the 2nd amendment. A police officer was ambushed by a gunmen and someone driving by stopped to help the police officer and ended up having to shoot the gunmen to save the officer. This is the advantage of Arizona having the foresight to allow all of its citizens to own and carry firearms. From ABC7: An Arizona trooper trying to help a motorist in a rollover crash was shot in an ambush-style attack by a random suspect, who was then fatally shot by a Good Samaritan driving by. The trooper with the Arizona...
  • The moment a quick-thinking gun store owner pulls out his own gun and shoots an armed robber dead

    01/10/2017 4:35:01 PM PST · by Morgana · 43 replies
    dailymail.uk ^ | January 10, 2017 | Jennifer Smith For Dailymail.com
    An armed robber was killed on camera as he tried to hold up a gun store by its 64-year-old owner. Surveillance footage at Dixie Gun and Pawn in Mableton, Georgia, showed the moment the would-be criminal and an accomplice stormed into the store dressed in ski masks. They aimed their guns towards an employee who held his hands up in a plea for mercy before store owner Jimmy Groover opened fire. The 64-year-old grandfather reached for his own gun and shot one of the robbers dead while the other ran for his life. Scroll down for video
  • OPD officer shot multiple times outside Walmart in Pine Hills area, witness says (update: LEO died)

    01/09/2017 5:48:41 AM PST · by sheikdetailfeather · 150 replies
    WFTV ^ | 1-9-2016 | WFTV
    PINE HILLS, Fla. - According to a witness at the scene, a female Orlando police officer was shot numerous times by a man wearing a security uniform. Dozens of police vehicles descended on the area around the intersection of Pine Hills Road and North Lane, just south of Royal Oaks and Pineview apartments on a report of an officer-involved shooting Monday. The shooting reportedly happened at a nearby Walmart. We have an officer shot and suspect(s) at large. Officer transported to hospital. — Orlando Police (@OrlandoPolice) January 9, 2017 "(The shooter) was an average looking dude, he walked by me,...
  • Pictured in handcuffs: Fort Lauderdale military vet and ISIS obsessive is led to his cell......

    01/07/2017 9:01:57 AM PST · by Morgana · 33 replies
    dailymail.uk ^ | January 7, 2017 | Clemence Michallon and Emily Crane and Ashley Collman and Liam Quinn ET AL
    FULL TITLE: Pictured in handcuffs: Fort Lauderdale military vet and ISIS obsessive is led to his cell after it's revealed he had gone AWOL several times during service and was investigated for child porn The suspected gunman who authorities believe shot dead five people and injured six after opening fire in Fort Lauderdale International airport had gone AWOL several times while serving in the military and was investigated for child pornography, authorities have said. Esteban Santiago, a 26-year-old Iraq war veteran, was taken into custody and was pictured in handcuffs Saturday as police led him to the Broward County Main...
  • Official: Airport shooting suspect could be 'home-grown violent extremist'

    01/06/2017 2:41:40 PM PST · by KeyLargo · 33 replies
    Local10.com ^ | Jan 6, 2017
    Official: Airport shooting suspect could be 'home-grown violent extremist' Suspect identified as Esteban Santiago By Jeff Tavss - Executive Producer Posted: 4:15 PM, January 06, 2017 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Within hours of a shooting that left 5 dead and many injured at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, details emerged about the alleged suspect. Sen. Bill Nelson was first to identify the suspect as Esteban Santiago, 26. Santiago was apprehended without a fight and suffered no injuries. The FBI and Broward Sheriff's Office are interrogating Santiago at the airport and trying to determine his motives. A former member of the military,...
  • Gunman kills at least five people and wounds nine at Florida airport: Shooter in a Star Wars....

    01/06/2017 12:30:11 PM PST · by Morgana · 140 replies
    dailymail.uk ^ | January 6, 2017 | Ashley Collman For Dailymail.com and Jose Lambiet In Ft. Lauderdale For Dailymail.com and Reuters
    FULL TITLE: Gunman kills at least five people and wounds nine at Florida airport: Shooter in a Star Wars shirt opened fire in Fort Lauderdale baggage claim aiming for victims' heads - and more shooters are reported The deadly shooting at Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport is not over yet. Sources tell DailyMail.com that there is another shooter in the parking garage. Five people were killed and another six injured when a guman opened fire in the baggage claim area of Terminal 1 around 1pm. The gunman in that incident - who was wearing a Star Wars shirt -was taken into custody...
  • Possible second active shooter at Ft. Lauderdale airport (update: no other shooter)

    01/06/2017 12:27:17 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 14 replies
    The Republican ^ | January 6, 2017 | Alban Murtishi
    The Transportation Security Administration tweeted about a possible second active shooter situation at the Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, international airport. The TSA also announced a shelter in place order for the airport. Earlier today, a shooter, who authorities believe to be a man named Esteban Santiago, shot and killed 5 people and injured eight others, according to MSNBC....
  • Congress certifies Trump's presidency, another shooting incident diverts the media.

    01/06/2017 11:40:06 AM PST · by CivilWarBrewing · 22 replies
    http://www.FreeRepublic.com ^ | Janurary 6, 2017 | CivilWarBrewing
    Today the Congress made it official as they tallied the Electoral College totals, making Trump's presidency OFFICIAL, but.. It's getting a bit OBVIOUS now isn't it, people? It seems every time Trump reaches a major milestone as he inches towards the White House, another MAJOR INCIDENT DIVERTS THE MEDIA'S ATTENTION. Grab your tin foil hats because it seems there's a force in play here that seeks to take the wind out of Trump's sails every time he would've otherwise made big news.
  • Shooting Reported Inside Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport

    01/06/2017 10:22:18 AM PST · by Cementjungle · 553 replies
    NBC Miami ^ | 01/06/2017 | NBC6
    Police have responded to a shooting inside Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport Friday afternoon. Details have not been confirmed by police, but early reports indicate as many as seven people were shot. Former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer, who was traveling from the airport, tweeted out following the incident:
  • Report: Shooting At Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Int’l Airport

    01/06/2017 10:13:39 AM PST · by tcrlaf · 55 replies
    CBS FLL ^ | 1-6-2017 | CBS
    An investigation is underway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. We have reports of a shooting at the airport, according to Broward Fire Rescue.
  • BREAKING: Campus-carry activist at Ohio State shot dead near campus

    01/05/2017 10:12:06 AM PST · by b4its2late · 35 replies
    The College Fix ^ | January 5, 2017 | Greg Piper - Associate Editor
    Tarak Andrew Underiner wanted Ohio college students to have the right to carry guns on campus so they could defend themselves in dangerous situations – say, leaving the library late at night and traveling home alone. Now he’s the first homicide of 2017 in Columbus. The Lantern reports that the Ohio State University campus-carry activist was “found dead from gunshot wounds” at a residence near campus when police responded to a shooting around 12:30 a.m. Thursday. The police report says investigators don’t think the shooting was “random in nature.” Underiner, the treasurer of Buckeyes for Concealed Carry, testified in November...
  • DEVELOPING: Officer Shot In Saraland, Suspect Killed In Gunfire Exchange

    12/21/2016 4:00:42 PM PST · by boycott · 28 replies
    wkrg.com ^ | December 21, 2016
    News Five has confirmed that the officer shot is Saraland Police Officer Jackie Tucker. She is currently hospitalized in critical but stable condition.
  • Toddler killed in Arkansas road rage incident; manhunt underway

    12/20/2016 3:23:21 AM PST · by Brad from Tennessee · 27 replies
    CNN ^ | December 20, 2016 | By Azadeh Ansari and Chuck Johnston
    (CNN)Police are searching for the gunman who shot and killed a toddler during an apparent road rage incident in Little Rock, Arkansas. Investigators are offering a $40,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction of the person who shot 3-year-old Acen King. The toddler was on a shopping trip with his grandmother over the weekend when the gunman opened fire, police said.The incident began Saturday evening when a motorist behind the grandmother grew agitated that she was not moving quickly enough at a stop sign, Little Rock Police Department spokesman Lt. Steven McClanahan said. The man started honking...
  • Three people shot near Islamic center in Zurich

    12/19/2016 11:44:39 AM PST · by rdl6989 · 25 replies
    cnn ^ | December 19, 2016 | cnn staff
    Three people were shot and injured in an "ongoing situation" near an Islamic center in Zurich, Switzerland, according to police.
  • 3-year-old fatally shot during road rage incident (Little Rock, Arkansas)

    12/17/2016 10:40:40 PM PST · by seacapn · 16 replies
    KATV-7 (ABC) Little Rock ^ | Saturday, December 17th 2016 | Sarafina Brooks
    LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — The Little Rock Police Department confirms a 3-year-old boy is dead after he was shot during a road rage incident Saturday. According to police, the shooting occurred in southwest Little Rock. The child's grandmother was driving the car and taking her grandson shopping when the incident occurred. Police believe she and the victim were completely innocent and have no relationship with the suspect. The child was discovered to be fatally wounded at the JCPenney store in the Shackleford Crossings shopping center in west Little Rock. Police are now looking for an older black Chevrolet Impala being...
  • A bullet from a Cop solved the problem - Deal with it

    12/14/2016 8:32:03 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 6 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 12/14/16 | Dr. Laurie Roth
    Protests have always taken center stage in America. Many times our eyes roll back in our heads as we are forced to see the absurdity of gays marching in the streets for their endless list of rights; the fake news worshippers screaming about the brutal cops and the so-called evil, Hitler-like Trump. It is the end of Democracy you know, the one we never had. Then there are black lives matter crowds marching in racist arrogance as cops are murdered and whites are attacked at their events.
  • Man fatally shot by Ohio police officer identified as UAE student

    12/07/2016 3:21:22 PM PST · by grayboots · 43 replies
    Reuters ^ | 12/6/2016 | Kim Palmer
    A man shot and killed after he crashed his car and struggled with an Ohio police officer was a 26-year-old college student and citizen of the United Arab Emirates, officials said on Tuesday. Saif Nasser Mubarak Alameri, a student at Cleveland's Case Western Reserve University, died from a gunshot wound to the head on Sunday and his death has been ruled homicide, the Summit County Medical Examiner's office said. Police officers responded to a call around 3 p.m. about an erratic driver on the Ohio Turnpike in Hudson, Ohio, 30 miles (48 km) southeast of Cleveland, police said in a...
  • Gunman Opens Fire in Pizzeria Over fake News Story

    12/05/2016 7:32:58 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 53 replies
    New York Post ^ | December 5, 2016
    A man who said he was investigating a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton running a child sex ring out of a pizza place fired an assault rifle inside the Washington, DC, restaurant on Sunday, injuring no one, police and news reports said. Metropolitan Police Department spokeswoman Aquita Brown said police received a call Sunday afternoon about a male with a weapon on Connecticut Avenue, in an affluent neighborhood of the nation’s capital. Edgar Maddison Welch, 28, of Salisbury, North Carolina, walked in the front door of Comet Ping Pong and pointed a firearm in the direction of a restaurant employee,...
  • Bourbon Street, New Orleans Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 9 Hurt: Police

    11/27/2016 3:04:24 AM PST · by SMGFan · 41 replies
    NBC ^ | November 27, 2016
    Ten people were shot, one of them fatally, in the crowded heart of New Orleans' French Quarter early Sunday, police said. Shots were fired at around 1:30 a.m. on the famous Bourbon Street at its intersection with Iberville Street, one block from Canal Street. Thirty police officers were already in the same block as part of extra patrols following the earlier Bayou Classic college football game and were able to respond quickly, Superintendent Michael Harrison told NBC station WDSU. "Shots rang out, we responded," he said, adding it was not clear what triggered the incident. Ten victims aged between 20...
  • At least 1 killed in shooting at Coral Square Mall in Florida

    11/26/2016 8:21:03 AM PST · by PJ-Comix · 20 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | November 26, 2016 | MEG WAGNER
    One person was killed and another was wounded in a Saturday morning shooting at a Florida mall, officials said. Coral Square Mall in Coral Springs was put on lockdown after the shooting, Local 10 News reported. The condition of the injured victim is unknown. It's not clear what lead up to the shooting.
  • Three men shot while stringing Christmas lights on Juniata home (Philadelphia)

    11/24/2016 6:22:49 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 31 replies
    WTXF Fox 29 Philadelphia ^ | November 24, 2016
    JUNIATA (WTXF) - Police are investigating a triple shooting that took place in Juniata Wednesday night. According to police, officers responded to a report of a shooting on the 4000 block of Howland Street at 10:46 p.m
  • KY football game shooting leaves 2 dead, 4 wounded

    11/24/2016 1:06:11 PM PST · by DCBryan1 · 21 replies
    CNN ^ | 24 NOV 16 | cnn staff
    (CNN)Gunfire erupted at an annual Thanksgiving Day football game in Louisville, Kentucky, leaving two dead and four others wounded, police said Thursday. The motive for the shooting is unclear. Developing story - more to come
  • Congressman Danny Davis grandson fatally shot over shoes in Chicago

    Davis said in a statement that a 17-year-old girl and 15-year-old boy forced their way into the home and after an argument the 15-year-old shot Wilson in the head. Davis said Wilson's mother was not at home, but Wilson's uncle and three siblings were.
  • Southwest employee dead in Oklahoma airport shooting as 'sniper's nest' reported in parking garage

    11/15/2016 2:30:28 PM PST · by Steely Tom · 13 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | 15 Nov 2016 | Christopher Brennan
    No posting due to souce.
  • INSANE Killer Robot Drill

    11/15/2016 12:33:30 PM PST · by w1n1 · 4 replies
    Am Shooting Journal ^ | 11/15/2016 | J Hines
    How often do you get a chance to shoot at a killer robot wielding an AK? Maybe the robot wasn't a killer, and maybe the AK wasn't real, but it could have been, and that's why it's a good drill. Larry Vicker of Vicker's Tactical was at Gunsite to get some lead downrange. Sporting a Bravo Company AR with an 8 point microbe and a red dot sight attach at 100 yard out. His partner Frank used an AI AT308 bolt rifle, at the same distance with his optics at 6x. At longer distances would be set to 8x or...
  • New NRA Infographic will improve your shooting

    11/14/2016 7:44:56 AM PST · by w1n1 · 16 replies
    Am Shooting Journal ^ | 11/14/2016 | J Hines
    If you are just getting into target shooting and need some help fine tuning your shooting skills. Look no further, the NRA (National Rifle Association) has put together this amazing simple shooting fundamentals infographic that will get you on target. Handguns vary differently from sizes, feel to weight. With all those variables basic shooting skills itself doesn’t change. This infographic cheat sheet shows you the right way to properly sight align, focus, trigger control, and breath control. This visual will get you on the right track to better your shooting skill. See the full cheat sheet here.
  • Officer shot dead, another wounded in 'ambush' in Canonsburg (Prayer Request)

    11/10/2016 1:21:11 PM PST · by Kaosinla · 11 replies
    Pittsburgh Post Gazette ^ | November 10, 2016 | Karen Kane and Liz Navratil
    Trooper Bonderanka said the officers in the 17-member Canonsburg police department responded to a call for a domestic disturbance at 3:13 a.m. and were ”ambushed upon their arrival.” The call came from the occupant of the adjoining residence. The officers — Scott Leslie Bashioum, who was killed, and an unidentified officer who is currently out of surgery and in stable condition at Allegheny General Hospital — arrived on Woodcrest around the same time in separate vehicles. They got there within about six minutes of the 911 call. It was not clear whether either got out of his police car or...
  • Multiple people shot in Seattle during anti-Trump protests

    11/09/2016 7:22:53 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 99 replies
    According to social media posts by KOMO-TV and other sources, multiple people were shot Wednesday in Seattle during protests over election results. At least five people have reportedly been shot and all are said to have critical injuries.
  • 5 Shot in Downtown Seattle(liberal media silent)

    11/09/2016 9:18:07 PM PST · by mainestategop · 48 replies
    Got a call from a friend in Seattle, there's been a shooting, the local news networks have been totally silent. KIRO news says that the march has been peaceful. BS!!!! The media and the left are up to their own tricks again!
  • 1 dead, multiple people shot near Azusa polling station; active shooter heavily armed

    11/08/2016 3:51:02 PM PST · by ColdOne · 56 replies
    losangelestimes.com ^ | 11/8/16 | Veronica Rocha , Richard Winton, Joseph Serna and Ruben VivesContact Reporters
    One person was killed and at least three others were wounded Tuesday in an active shooting near a polling place in Azusa. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Capt. Jeff Scroggin said police were dealing with at least one suspect who was heavily armed.
  • DEVELOPING: Multiple People Shot In Azusa, Ca; Fire Crews Setting Up Triage Area (polling stations)

    11/08/2016 3:45:06 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 31 replies
    Fire officials say 3-to-5 people were wounded in a possible officer-involved shooting in Azusa, California Tuesday. The scene is at West 4th Street and North Orange Avenue. First responders were setting up a triage area for the possibility of additional victims, NBC-LA reported. The LA County Sheriff’s Officer also deployed a helicopter. Schools and two polling locations in the area were placed on lockdown as City Officials told residents to stay indoors. Conditions were not known.
  • Two police officers shot in Bronx: NYPD

    11/04/2016 12:35:32 PM PDT · by Deo volente · 28 replies
    NBC News ^ | November 4, 2016
    Two officers shot...condition unknown.
  • Heavily-armed Bronx gunman shoots two NYPD sergeants, dies in firefight

    11/04/2016 12:59:43 PM PDT · by Enchante · 42 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | November 4, 2016 | Thomas Tracy and Rich Shapiro
    Two NYPD sergeants were shot in the Bronx in broad daylight Friday — and a heavily-armed gunman was killed, sources said. A robbery suspect carrying multiple guns opened fire on the officers at Noble Ave. near Bronx River Ave. about 3 p.m.
  • 2 Police Officers Shot, Killed in Ambush Attack in Iowa

    11/02/2016 9:03:24 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 19 replies
    ABC News ^ | November 2, 2016 | J.J. Gallagher and Morgan Winsor
    The man who officials say shot and killed two police officers in an ambush-style attack this morning in central Iowa has been captured. The suspect, identified as 46-year-old Urbandale resident Scott Michael Greene, was located in Dallas County by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office and Iowa State Patrol this morning after officials launched a statewide manhunt, according to Sgt. Chad Underwood of the Urbandale Police Department. He is being transported to Des Moines, police said. Greene was wanted in connection to separate shootings that left two police officers dead in the Des Moines area....
  • Iowa cop-killing suspect identified

    11/02/2016 6:18:39 AM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 42 replies
    Fox News ^ | 11/02/2016 | Fox News
    BREAKING: Police identify suspect accused of killing 2 officers as 46 y.o. Scott Michael Greene of Urbandale, Iowa.
  • Al: Armed Employee's Father with .45 Shoots Robbery Suspect Armed with .22 Pistol

    10/30/2016 5:07:30 AM PDT · by marktwain · 28 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 24 October, 2016 | Dean Weingarten
    The exact circumstances of this shooting in Anniston, Alabama, are a little uncertain. It happened on 22 October, 2016, just before 8:59 p.m. One source says that Malachi Hicks, the robbery suspect, was running away when he was shot by the employee's parent, who was armed with a model 1911 in .45 ACP. The Anniston Police Chief, Shane Denham had this to say. From annistonstar.com: Denham said Hicks was apparently lying in wait as employees were closing the restaurant for the evening. Hicks was armed with a .22 caliber pistol, Denham said. “He forced his way into the back...
  • LRPD identify man (black)killed in officer(white)-involved shooting. (BLM inbound)

    10/27/2016 7:07:10 AM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 14 replies
    KATV ^ | 25 OCT 16 | By Jessica Childs
    LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — The Little Rock Police Department is investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened at 12:40 a.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of East 8th Street. Chief Kenton Buckner says officers responded to calls of a disturbance in the area. As officers were in route, the call was updated to a disturbance involving a man with a weapon. The police report states responding officers arrived to find a man pointing a long gun at his uncle. Buckner tells KATV officers engaged with the man and shots were fired outside the home. The man was killed. The man has...
  • Woman shoots Detroit house in Facebook rant and gets arrested

    10/22/2016 8:30:53 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 9 replies
    Fox 2 Detroit ^ | October 21, 2016
    DETROIT (WJBK) - A woman's angry Facebook video about a house she bought through the Detroit Land Bank resulted in her arrest. In the video, the woman pulls out a gun and shoots the house behind her, while holding a small child with a second child next to her. The profane tirade which includes her making threats lasts about nine minutes while a young boy next to her worriedly backs away after she shoots the house. Detroit police say that the woman, Andrea Sheppard, was arrested Friday in Oakland County, one day after the video was posted on social media....
  • Vallejo officer-involved shooting: Police say suspect pointed assault-style weapon

    10/17/2016 7:09:54 AM PDT · by Califreak · 45 replies
    SF Gate ^ | 10/17/16 | Unknown
    Vallejo Police officers at the scene of a shooting in Vallejo, Calif. on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016. Police said two officers were inside a Starbucks coffee shop on Lincoln Road West when a man with an "assault style weapon" opened the Vallejo police shot a suspect who pointed an assault-style weapon at officers at a Starbucks on Sunday night, according to the Vallejo Police Department. Police say the incident started at a Starbucks near Lincoln Road and Pine Street in Vallejo at 8:50 p.m. on Sunday night. Police said a male suspect opened the door of the Starbucks and pointed...
  • Florida youth football coach shot, killed in front of horrified team.

    10/15/2016 8:48:32 AM PDT · by Beautiful_Gracious_Skies · 49 replies
    Fox News ^ | October 15, 2016 | Fox
    A beloved peewee football coach walking to his car after practice was gunned down execution-style in front of his horrified team, according to reports Friday. Dave Williams told a group of children to run when he saw men with guns walking towards him at Mills Pond Park in Fort Lauderdale Thursday night, WPLG-TV reported. Williams had just treated his team of 30 kids to cookies and Gatorade after the practice, the Sun-Sentinel reported.
  • Police critics try 'Shoot, Don't Shoot' police simulator

    10/13/2016 12:59:58 PM PDT · by Mark · 16 replies
    Fox L.A. ^ | unk 2016 | Fox L.A.
    The black man Leo Terrell (?spelling) trying the simulator has always been a pain in the butt to law enforcement in So California. http://www.foxla.com/news/local-news/211182322-story
  • Boston officers remain in critical condition (info on suspect)

    10/13/2016 7:13:38 AM PDT · by raccoonradio · 28 replies
    Boston Globe ^ | 10/13/16 | Laura Crimaldi and John Element
    Boston Police Commissioner William B. Evans said the two officers wounded in a shootout in East Boston Wednesday night are out of surgery, but remain in extremely critical condition. (snip) The commissioner identified the suspect as Kirk Figueroa, 33. A Ford Crown Victoria with the name of a website, Elite Policing.org, was towed from the scene by police Thursday morning. (Note: Figeroa was killed.) On the website, a man who identifies himself as Kirk Figueroa describes himself as a former member of a US Army Reserves military police unit who works as a bounty hunter in California, is trained in...
  • Beach police detain two in shooting of New York tourist

    10/12/2016 6:44:33 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 1 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | October 12, 2016 | Charles Rabin
    The morning after they found the Jeep Cherokee believed to be the getaway vehicle in Sunday’s murder of a New York tourist, Miami Beach police descended on a Brickell-area condominium and took several people into custody. At least two men were being held and questioned at Miami Beach police headquarters Tuesday afternoon in the early Sunday morning shooting death of Lavon Walker, a reformed Brooklyn gang member turned anti-violence activist who was vacationing in Miami Beach.
  • Tourist shot dead near Ocean Drive cafe. Breakfast continues during investigation

    10/09/2016 9:06:42 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 2 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | October 9, 2016 | David J. Neal
    In addition to bottles of hot sauce, ketchup and sparkling water and several glasses, a circular table for two had a cone under it and a cone atop it. Behind the table, a bullet put a hole and a web of cracks in a sliding glass door. Police say they are looking for three men in a newer model Jeep Grand Cherokee with tinted windows. The name of the victim was not released because his family was still being notified.
  • Two Palms Springs police officers fatally shot, another injured in family disturbance call

    10/08/2016 6:08:21 PM PDT · by Timpanagos1 · 35 replies
    LA Times ^ | 10/8/16 | Ruben Vives, Matt Stevens, Richard Winton and Marisa Gerber
    Two Palms Springs police officers were fatally shot and another wounded Saturday while responding to family disturbance call, and a SWAT team remains at the scene, police said. The shooting occurred when the officers responded to the scene near the corner of Racquet Club Road and Sunrise Way about noon, authorities said. “The officers were near the front door,” an emotional Police Chief Bryan Reyes told reporters during an afternoon news conference. “They were responding to a simple family disturbance and [the gunman] elected to open fire on the guardians of this city.”
  • 3 police officers shot in Palm Springs; manhunt ongoing

    10/08/2016 3:27:34 PM PDT · by PROCON · 43 replies
    desertsun.com ^ | Oct.8, 2016 | Gustavo Solis and Jill Castellano
    Three police officers have been shot Saturday in Palm Springs, according to a department release. They are hospitalized and their conditions are unknown. Dozens of law enforcement officers are involved in a search for the shooter or shooters in the are of Cypress and Del Lago roads in Palm Springs. Police are encouraging residents in the area to stay indoors while they conduct an investigation.~SNIP~Frances Serrano, who lives directly across the street from where the shooting took place, spoke to the father of the suspected shooter moments before the incident. The father told Serrano that his son, who has mental...
  • L.A. County sheriff's sergeant killed in Lancaster shooting; suspected gunman in custody

    10/05/2016 5:17:16 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 29 replies
    LA Times ^ | October 5, 2016 | Veronica Rocha, Richard Winton, Joseph Serna
    A Los Angeles County sheriff’s sergeant died Wednesday after he was shot while responding to a call of a residential burglary in Lancaster, authorities said. The sergeant killed was Steve Owen, a 29-year department veteran, according to sheriff’s Executive Officer Neal Tyler. “This has been a very dark day for the Sheriff’s Department,” Capt. Steve Katz said. “We are all suffering right now.” From the archives: L.A. Times reporter rides along with Sgt. Steve Owen last year » The shooting occurred as Owen and his partner responded to a 911 call about 12:35 p.m. from a woman reporting a burglary...
  • Washington State Mall Shooter May Not Be A Jihad Terrorist

    09/27/2016 4:26:46 AM PDT · by Biggirl · 16 replies
    Frontpagemag.com ^ | September 27, 2016 | Robert Spencer
    The evidence is scant that Arcan Cetin, a Muslim migrant from Turkey, murdered five people in Cascade Mall in Burlington, Washington last Friday night in the name of jihad and Islam, but the evidence that does exist is striking. Amid his busy online activity, Cetin posted admiration for the Islamic State caliph al-Baghdadi and Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Khamenei and a call for Muslims to repeat “SubhanAllah” multiple times.