Sheriff: Deputies fatally shoot man with knife who was

OTSEGO, Minn. — Wright County deputies fatally shot a man in Otsego early Sunday, according to the sheriff’s office. The man, whom the sheriff’s office did not identify, was “having mental health challenges” and “physically threatened [the deputies] with a knife,” the sheriff’s office said. Just before 1 a.m., deputies responded to the 12000 block of … Read more

NYPD shoot at gunmen firing at house party in Laurelton, Queens; 4 people hurt

LAURELTON, Queens (WABC) — The NYPD got into a shootout with a group of suspects who had opened fire on a house party in Queens late Friday. According to police, between 75 and 100 people were at the party at a home near 130th Avenue and 219th Street in Laurelton. Members of the Violent Crime … Read more

Man with pellet gun resembling gun shot, killed by LAPD near Elysian Park

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Los Angeles police shot and killed a man near Elysian Park after he allegedly pointed a pellet gun that resembled a gun at officers Wednesday morning, officials said. Police said the shooting happened after an LAPD officer was investigating a crash in the area of Broadway and Avenue 18 at about … Read more

Man charged with assault after standoff in Brooklyn Park

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. — A 30-year-old man faces charges after police say he fired his gun during a standoff in Brooklyn Park on Tuesday. Abdulwahid Hassan Hedo was charged with two counts of first-degree assault in Hennepin County on Friday. The criminal complaint says officers were called to a home on Douglas Lane, where family members … Read more

Jury finds fatal Danville officer shooting of Tyrell Wilson to be a homicide

MARTINEZ — A jury at a Contra Costa County coroner’s inquest hearing Friday unanimously found the death of a transient who was shot by a Danville police officer last year to be a homicide. The jury in the hearing looking at the death of 33-year-old Tyrell Wilson in Danville last year unanimously found  that Wilson’s … Read more

Suspect in shooting of Mountain View police officer appears in court

MOUNTAIN VIEW – A man accused of shooting a police officer during a traffic stop in Mountain View last weekend appeared in court Wednesday. According to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office, 39-year-old Jeffrey Choy was arraigned on an attempted murder charge. Choy was remanded to custody and is being held without bail. Shortly … Read more

Denver police update on this week’s police shootings

DENVER (KDVR) — Two people were killed, and six others were injured during a series of police shootings in Denver over the past week. On Wednesday, the Denver Police Department is briefing the public on three separate investigations into these police shootings. The first happened late on the night of July 13 in Denver’s Globeville … Read more

Former NASCAR driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at CA gas station; suspect killed: police

A star NASCAR driver has been stabbed to death and the man suspected of killing him has been shot dead in a confrontation with police. Police say 37-year-old Bobby East was fatally stabbed at a gas station in Southern California on Wednesday. California police responded to a gas station around 5:50 p.m. in reference to … Read more

Former NASCAR driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at CA gas station; suspected killed dead: police

A star NASCAR driver has been stabbed to death and the man suspected of killing him has been shot dead in a confrontation with police. Police say 37-year-old Bobby East was fatally stabbed at a gas station in Southern California on Wednesday. California police responded to a gas station around 5:50 p.m. in reference to … Read more