Police

January 11, 2018 - 6:27 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man is in critical condition after he was shot by police in Pittsburgh. Police say the 26-year-old pointed two weapons at officers in the Homewood South neighborhood early Thursday. The man's name has not been released. No officers were injured.
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FILE- In this July 6, 2017, file photo, former Sheriff Joe Arpaio leaves the federal courthouse in Phoenix, Ariz. Arpaio is running for the Arizona U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Republican Sen. Jeff Flake. (AP Photo/Angie Wang, File)
January 09, 2018 - 12:28 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio has announced he plans to run for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Jeff Flake. The 85-year-old Arpaio is a Republican and close ally of President Donald Trump. Arpaio tweeted Tuesday he seeking the post to support Trump's agenda "in his mission to...
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January 09, 2018 - 11:13 am
MANCHESTER, Pa. (AP) — A coroner says a man shot following a confrontation with police in a church parking lot over the weekend died of multiple gunshot wounds. The York County coroner's office said following an autopsy Monday that the death of 27-year-old Gregory Stough early Saturday outside...
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This 2014 photo provided by the Yakima Police Department shows a Smith & Wesson 9-mm pistol on a table in the apartment where Kyle Juhl used it to kill himself in Yakima, Wash. The pistol that Juhl used to kill himself was familiar to law enforcement: The Washington State Patrol had seized it years earlier while investigating a crime and then arranged its sale back to the public. It eventually fell into Juhl's hands, illegally. (Amber Ross/Yakima Police Department via AP)
January 08, 2018 - 3:15 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — A yearlong Associated Press analysis found more than a dozen firearms sold by law enforcement agencies in Washington state since 2010 later became evidence in new criminal investigations. Identifying guns sold by law enforcement and matching them to new crimes required extensive...
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January 07, 2018 - 3:37 pm
SUMMIT, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania state police shot and critically wounded a 71-year-old man who allegedly fired an assault rifle at troopers responding to a domestic dispute. The dispute in Summit was reported around 1 a.m. Sunday. Troopers responding to the scene were told the man was firing an...
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January 06, 2018 - 1:30 pm
MANCHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a driver who struck and injured a police officer in a church parking lot was shot and killed by another officer. The shooting at the Stillmeadow Church of Nazarene in Manchester occurred around 3:20 a.m. Saturday. An officer saw a car in the lot and soon...
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Tyler Barriss appears for an extradition hearing at Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, in Los Angeles. Barriss, accused of making a hoax emergency call that led to the fatal police shooting of a Kansas man, told a judge Wednesday he would not fight efforts to send him to Wichita to face charges. (Irfan Khan /Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool)
January 04, 2018 - 3:55 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of making a hoax emergency call that led to the fatal police shooting of a Kansas man once threatened to kill his grandmother in 2015 if she reported him for phoning in a false bomb threat to a television station in Glendale, California, according to news reports...
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January 04, 2018 - 1:49 pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's Interior Ministry spokesman says a suicide bomber has killed six policemen after exploding his devise amid a group of security officials monitoring protests by shopkeepers in eastern Kabul. Najib Danish added that another 14 policemen were wounded in Thursday...
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Tyler Barriss appears for an extradition hearing at Los Angeles Superior Court on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, in Los Angeles. Barriss, accused of making a hoax emergency call that led to the fatal police shooting of a Kansas man, told a judge Wednesday he would not fight efforts to send him to Wichita to face charges. (Irfan Khan /Los Angeles Times via AP, Pool)
January 03, 2018 - 8:27 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man suspected of making a hoax emergency call that led to the fatal police shooting of a Kansas man told a judge Wednesday he would not fight efforts to send him to Wichita to face charges. Tyler Barriss, 25, was held without bail after waiving his right to an...
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January 03, 2018 - 3:06 pm
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Investigators determined the fatal police shooting of a homeless Navy veteran outside a Southern California convenience store last year was justified, the Orange County District Attorney's office said Wednesday. Video shows the man reaching for the officer's duty belt as...
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