Philly Cop Robert Wilson III Dies After Being Shot in Swampoodle Neighborhood

Philly Cop Robert Wilson III Dies After Being Shot in Swampoodle Neighborhood

Philly Cop Robert Wilson III Dies After Being Shot in Swampoodle Neighborhood

Philadelphia police officer Robert Wilson III, who was shot in the Swampoodle neighborhood, has died. He was an eight-year verteran of the force.

Officer Wilson was shot three times in a shopping center at the intersection of West Lehigh Avenue and North 21st Street. He was shot once in the head, once in the eye and once in the chest. He was pronounced dead at Temple University Hospital at 6:25 p.m.

Officer Robert Wilson III leaves behind two children, ages one and nine.

Fulton County Det. Terence Avery Green Ambushed, Killed Near Fairburn GA

Fulton County Det. Terence Avery Green Ambushed, Killed Near Fairburn GA

Fulton County Det. Terence Avery Green Ambushed, Killed Near Fairburn GA (Photo Credit: Fulton County Government)

A veteran Fulton County police officer was ambushed and killed by Amanuel Menghesha early Wednesday near Fairburn, Ga. The officer has been identified as Det. Terence Avery Green, a 22-year veteran of the force.

Green, a graduate of Morris Brown College, was among the officers responding to a call about shots being fired at a home on Chastain Way in unincorporated south Fulton.

The suspect left the home and was roaming around the neighborhood when the cops arrived at the scene after 1 a.m. They were immediately fired upon. As they ran for cover, Det. Green was shot in the back of the head. A second officer was wounded.

Amanuel Menghesha was reportedly known to police from previous alcohol-related calls to his home.

Flagstaff Rookie Police Officer Tyler Stewart, Suspect Killed in Shoot-Out

Flagstaff Police Officer Tyler Stewart, Suspect Killed in Shoot-Out

Flagstaff Police Officer Tyler Stewart, Suspect Killed in Shoot-Out (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Flagstaff rookie police officer Tyler Jacob Stewart died after sustaining injuries in an officer-involved shooting on Saturday.

The suspect involved in the shooting, Robert W. Smith of Prescott, Ariz., also died as a result of injuries sustained in the shooting.

Smith was wanted for questioning in a domestic violence investigation.

Flagstaff PD Sgt. Margaret Bentzen said Robert Smith shot Officer Stewart multiple times before committing suicide from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Officer Tyler Stewart served less than a year with the Flagstaff Police Department.

Tarpon Springs Officer Charles Kondek Fatally Shot by Marco Antonio Parilla Jr

Tarpon Springs Officer Charles Kondek Fatally Shot by Marco Antonio Parilla Jr

Tarpon Springs Officer Charles Kondek Fatally Shot by Marco Antonio Parilla Jr

Officer Charles Kondek, with the Tarpon Springs Police Department, was fatally shot by Marco Antonio Parilla Jr., early Sunday morning in Tarpon Springs, Fla.

Parilla was arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the Kondek’s shooting.

Officer Kondek, 45, was a 17-year veteran of the force. He previously worked with the NYPD. He leaves behind five children.

Police Officer Fatally Shot in Tarpon Springs, Suspect Arrested

Police Officer Fatally Shot in Tarpon Springs, Suspect Arrested

Police Officer Fatally Shot in Tarpon Springs, Suspect Arrested

A police officer was fatally shot in Tarpon Springs, Fla., early Sunday morning. The suspect, a male, is in police custody.

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office will hold a press conference later on Sunday.

This shooting comes as NYPD officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos were killed execution-style by Ismaaiyl Brinsley as they sat in their squad car in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section on Brooklyn on Sunday.

Brinsley had left hints on Instagram about his intentions to avenge the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown.

Deputies Danny Oliver and Michael David Davis Jr. Killed by Marcelo Marquez

Deputy Danny Oliver ID'd as 1 of 2 Officers Killed by Marcelo Marquez

Deputy Danny Oliver ID’d as 1 of 2 Officers Killed by Marcelo Marquez

Sacramento County Sheriff’s Deputy Danny Oliver, 47, was identified as one of two deputies killed in Sacramento and Placer counties Friday afternoon. The suspect, Marcelo Marquez, 34, is in police custody after three carjacking incidents that led to a massive manhunt. Marquez had a female accomplice.

Danny Oliver was killed in the initial shooting at a Motel 6 after he and his partner responded to the motel on Arden Way on a su

Deputy Oliver was killed in the initial shooting at a Motel 6 after he and his partner responded to the motel on Arden Way on a suspicious vehicle call. The suspect opened fire from inside the vehicle. Oliver died at the scene after being shot in the forehead.

Deputy Danny Oliver was a 15-year veteran of the force. He leaves behind a wife and two children.

Marcelo Marquez attempted to carjack a vehicle in a nearby neighborhood. The owner of the vehicle, a Ford F-150 pickup truck was shot in the head after fighting back. The condition of that person is unknown. Another deputy was injured.

UPDATE 10:00 P.M. EST:  The second deputy killed has been identified as Placer County Sheriff’s Deputy Michael David Davis Jr., 42. He leaves behind a wife and four children.

 

Cpl. Bryon Dickson Shot Dead Outside Blooming Grove Police Barracks

 Cpl. Bryon Dickson Shot Dead Outside Blooming Grove Police Barracks

Cpl. Bryon Dickson Shot Dead Outside Blooming Grove Police Barracks

TRAGEDY: Two troopers were ambushed outside the state police barracks in Blooming Grove, Pa., Friday night. Cpl. Bryon Dickson was killed and Trooper Alex Douglass is hospitalized in critical but stable condition.

Law enforcement have launched a manhunt for the killer(s) in the Pocono Mountain region, on foot and by helicopter.

State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan said one trooper was leaving the barracks and another was arriving when shots were fired at 10:50 p.m. Friday.

Gov. Tom Corbett has released the following statement on the shooting:

“Our prayers go out to the family, friends and colleagues of the Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was killed in the line of duty Friday night outside the Blooming Grove, Pike County, state police barracks. We are praying as well, for the full recovery of his colleague who was injured in the incident.

“Every attack on an officer of the law is an attack on our state, our country and civilized society. The incident in Blooming Grove shows, once again, that our first responders face constant danger in order that the rest of us may live in peace and safety.

“At this time, State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan and Pennsylvania State Police troopers are working with local and other law enforcement agencies to apprehend the person or persons who carried out this cowardly act. We ask the public to be patient as well as vigilant.”

Elmendorf TX Police Chief Michael Pimentel Shot Dead During Traffic Stop

Elmendorf TX Police Chief Michael Pimentel Shot Dead During Traffic Stop

Elmendorf TX Police Chief Michael Pimentel Shot Dead During Traffic Stop

TRAGEDY:  Michael Pimentel, the police chief for Elmendorf, TX, was shot and killed by Joshua Manuel Lopez, during a traffic stop Saturday afternoon.

Lopez, 24, was arrested and faces charges of capital murder of a police officer, Rosanne Hughes, spokeswoman for the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office, said.

Police Chief Pimentel pulled over Joshua Manuel Lopez in a residential area, a struggle ensued and he was shot multiple times, Hughes said. Pimentel later died in a local hospital.

Lopez had an active misdemeanor warrant for graffiti at the time he was pulled over.

Police Chief Michael Pimentel previously served as police chief of the San Antonio Independent School District, Officer Down Memorial Page reports.

IMPD Officer Perry Renn Killed During Gunfight, Suspect Major Davis Jr. Critical

Indianapolis Cop Perry Renn Killed During Gunfight, Suspect Major Davis Jr. Critical

IMPD Officer Perry Renn Killed During Gunfight, Suspect Major Davis Jr. Critical (Credit: IMPD)

Indianapolis Patrolman Perry Renn was shot and killed during a shoot-out in an Eastside alley Saturday night. Renn, a 21-year veteran of the force was the second Indianapolis police officer killed in the line of duty in less than a year.

Police say Patrolman Perry Renn and two other officers responded to a report of shots fired at 34th Street and Forest Manor Avenue shortly after 9 p.m. The officers encountered Major Davis Jr., 25, brandishing an assault rifle. A shoot-out ensued and Patrolman Renn was shot. The suspect was struck and is listed in critical condition.

 

Griffin Police Officer Kevin Jordan Shot and Killed Outside Waffle House

Griffin Police Officer Kevin Jordan Shot and Killed Outside Waffle House

Griffin Police Officer Kevin Jordan Shot and Killed Outside Waffle House (Photo credit: CBS Atlanta screengrab)

FALLEN POLICE OFFICER: Griffin Police Officer Kevin Jordan was shot and killed early Saturday morning at a Waffle House restaurant.

Ex-Marine Kevin Jordan, 43, was working overnight as a security guard at the restaurant when three people walked into the restaurant causing a scene. Jordan escorted them outside into the parking lot and Chantell Mixon started fighting the officer. He tried to arrest her.

Michael Bowman, 30, of Griffin, shot Officer Jordan multiple times in the back as he handcuffed Nixon on the ground.

Officer Jordan’s brother, Raymond Jordan, who was visiting him at the restaurant, had a permit to carry a gun, and fired back at Michael Bowman, who has been hospitalized as a result of being shot.

Michael Bowman and Chantell Mixon were charged with Officer Jordan’s murder, while a third suspect, Tyler Taylor, 23, was charged with disorderly conduct.

Two other suspects are in police custody. Officer Kevin Jordan served on the force for four years.

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