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Standoff ends with Houston police shooting suspect taken into custody

The three officers wounded are in stable condition at a hospital

Originally Published: 27 JAN 22 16:59 ET Updated: 28 JAN 22 05:56 ET By Steve Almasy, Andy Rose and Rosa Flores, CNN (CNN) -- An hours-long standoff ended Thursday evening when Houston police took into custody a man suspected of…

Texas officers shoot man who approached with knife

SAN ANGELO, Texas (AP) - Police in the West Texas city of San Angelo say officers fatally shot a man after he approached them with a knife during a domestic violence call. Police spokesman Josh Schultz said in a news…

Outrage after deputies shoot unarmed dad in California

Willowbrook -- The fatal shooting of an unarmed black man by sheriff's deputies in the South Los Angeles-area neighborhood of Willowbrook last week has led to the threat of a lawsuit and outrage on social media — including emotional pleas from an L.A. rapper to the city's mayor.

Carjacking suspect dead after police shootout

A carjacking suspect in Florida was shot dead in a barrage of police gunfire Thursday after he fired a bullet that tore through a sheriff's deputy's hat and grazed his head, authorities said.

7 officers killed in line of duty this year

We're five weeks into 2019, and already seven officers have been shot and killed in the line of duty across the US. The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund reports that firearm-related deaths for officers are at the same rate right now as they were last year.