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BODYCAM: Colo. Officer Shoots Man with Knife

Nov 22, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From Coloradoan.com: Police asked Jeremy Holmes to drop the hunting knife he was holding more than 40 times before fatally shooting the 19-year-old man July 1 near the Colorado State University campus in Fort Collins, body camera footage released Tuesday shows. Holmes can be heard in the video telling police he won't drop the knife, and that he wants to die. At the culmination of the confrontation, Colorado State University police Cpl. Phil ... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Las Vegas Officer Shoots Suspect Holding Hostage

Nov 16, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From the ReviewJournal.com:  Las Vegas police have identified the man an officer shot and killed in the south valley Saturday evening. Assistant Sheriff Tom Roberts said officer David Nesheiwat shot and killed Phillip Pitts, 41, who was holding his wife and pointing a gun at her outside a store at 780 E. Pyle Ave, near Maryland Parkway and Cactus Avenue. Pitts’ wife was also struck in the gunfire. Roberts said one of Nesheiwat’s ro... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Pueblo Officer Shoots into Fleeing Vehicle

Nov 08, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From 9News.com:  Nine months after a man who Pueblo (Colo.) Police say was a known gang member was shot and killed by officers during a tense confrontation, the department released body camera footage of the incident showing multiple vantage points. The Pueblo Police Department chose to release the video publicly in light of a criminal justice records request, according to a news release that was distributed on Wednesday morning. The offic... Full Article »

FIT4DUTY #10: This Week’s Challenge!

Nov 01, 2017 in Fitness & Health & Law Enforcement Today & Leadership & Officer Safety & Survival & Training & Video
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BODYCAM: Man Attacks Officer with Baton, is Fatally Shot

Oct 30, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From Fox13Now.com:  The Salt Lake County District Attorney has ruled that an officer who shot and killed a suspect in a Maverik parking lot on September 28 was legally justified, and videos show the suspect assaulting two officers. DA Sim Gill and Salt Lake City Police Chief Mike Brown gave a press conference Wednesday announcing the decision, during which they showed body cam footage from one officer, surveillance from the Maverik and vid... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Deputy Shoots Man Who Stabbed Him

Oct 30, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From 5newsonline.com:  Video released Oct. 24 shows what Sequoyah County deputies were up against as a suspect stabbed a deputy twice. This story was first reported on Friday (Oct. 20) when deputies shot and killed Phillip Trammell after he lunged at deputies with a knife. Sequoyah County Sheriff Larry Lane said Deputy Christian Goode was rushed to the hospital by a Muldrow police officer and is still recovering. In the video, you can s... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Suspect Flees Officers, Crashes

Oct 26, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From RFNOnline.com: For the second time in less than a week, Sheriff’s Deputies engaged in a high-speed pursuit with what sources say is a violent gang member. According to Officials, around 12:40 p.m. Warrants Units and Patrol Deputies tried to arrest 33-year-old Erick Leslie Batta at his home on Becky Lane in Hudson. Before they could detain Batta, he fled in a 2005 Ford Quad Cab pickup and led deputies on a high-speed pursuit to Denton... Full Article »

Fit4Duty #9: This Week’s Challenge!

Oct 25, 2017 in Fitness & Health & Video
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BODYCAM: Utah Man Pulls BB Gun on Officers

Oct 25, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From Fox13Now.com: Orem Police have released disturbing body camera video of a confrontation where a man in the backseat of a car got out and pointed what appears to be a gun at the officers. The officers said they were investigating a report of a suspicious vehicle and the situation quickly escalated. It started with a phone call. A resident called 911, saying a young man knocked on her door and asked for someone she didn't know. She sa... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Officer Allegedly Suffers Panic Attack after Firing Shots

Oct 17, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From KnoxNews.com: The Sevier County Sheriff’s Office is refusing to answer questions about a deputy who video and court records show opened fire without warning in a mobile home park and later suffered a panic attack while armed. Sheriff Ron “Hoss” Seals acknowledged in a Facebook post on the agency’s website Monday he purposely did not respond to a USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee query about Deputy Justin Johnson. He cited the newspaper... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Graphic Police Shooting of Murder Suspect

Oct 17, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From mlive.com: Dash-cam footage shows a shootout along I-94 between police and a murder suspect from Alabama. Landon Harbin, 24, was arrested Friday, Sept. 8 after he exchanged gunfire with a Michigan State Police trooper and a Van Buren County Sheriff's deputy on the side of the highway. The officers had conducted a traffic stop on a car that had been reported stolen in Alabama when Harbin got out and fired at them. They returned fi... Full Article »

VIDEO: Fit4Duty Friday! #8

Oct 17, 2017 in Fitness & Health & Law Enforcement Today & Video
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DASHCAM: Officer Shoots at Actor Holding Prop Gun

Oct 11, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From TheBlaze.com: Officers arrived just in time to stop a masked gunman trying to flee from the bar he’d just robbed. “Drop the gun! Drop the gun now!” the police officer yells. The man turned toward the police and an officer fired a shot that missed hitting the man wearing a ski mask. Jim Duff, an actor, dropped the fake gun and pulled off the mask while telling the officers, “This is a movie set,” The Associated Press reported.... Full Article »

VIDEO: Man Chases Deputy, Jumps in Cruiser

Oct 09, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From CBSlocal.com: It happened Wednesday around 7 p.m. outside of a Costco Distribution Center near Tracy. According to an employee, Costco security got a call about a suspicious person on their property. “He was laughing one moment, and then wanted a hug,” Armstrong said. When a deputy from San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office arrived and attempted to detain a man named Yaroub Assad the deputy asked Assad to get down on the grou... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Multiple Angles on Sacramento Shoot Out

Oct 05, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From CBSlocal.com:  Sacramento Police have released a series of frightening videos showing different angles of a police shooting in which a suspect emerges from his car and opens fire on officers before he is fatally shot. The shooting happened on September 7 in Sacramento when officers spotted a vehicle wanted in connection to a double homicide in the city six days prior. It came on the same day as law enforcement officers statewide... Full Article »

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Oct 04, 2017 in Fitness & Health & Law Enforcement Today & Video
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BODYCAM: Teen with Gun Shot by Police

Sep 26, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From the Salt Lake Tribune:  Cottonwood Heights, Utah, police released body camera footage from several officers Monday from a shooting that wounded a teenage boy earlier this month. One of the videos is taken from the perspective of the officer who shot the teen after repeatedly yelling commands for him to “drop the gun” and “get on the ground.” The teen was in a car that led police on a highway chase, where spe... Full Article »

VIDEO: Huntington Beach Officer Fatally Shoots Man [GRAPHIC]

Sep 22, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From KTLA.com: Videos posted on Twitter Friday morning show a Huntington Beach police officer struggling with and then firing multiple times on a man who collapses in front of a 7-Eleven. Police say the man was hospitalized and later died. A video tweeted by @Cali_Funk1 shows a police shooting in Huntington Beach on Sept. 22, 2017. A 17-second video of the incident was initially posted to Twitter just after 9:30 a.m. It shows an officer firi... Full Article »

WEBCAST: A Rational Approach to Incorporating De-Escalation into Policy

Sep 20, 2017 in Uncategorized
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BODYCAM: Officer Detains Autistic Teen

Sep 20, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
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From azcentral.com: Police body-camera footage shows a Buckeye police officer detaining a 14-year-old boy with autism after he became suspicious of the boy, who was practicing one of his calming techniques at the time. The Buckeye Police Department has said they think the officer reacted to a reasonable suspicion, but the family's attorney says there is insufficient training for officers to deal with people on the autism spectrum, something the... Full Article »