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Cops Show Crew Member Fatally Shot During Taping–By Cops

A crew member of the television show Cops was shot and killed Tuesday night during the taping of a robbery. According to Deputy Chief David Baker of the Omaha Police Department, the incident took place at a Wendy’s restaurant at around 9:20 p.m. CT, in the vicinity of 42nd Street and Dodge. Initial reports said [...]

The assailant got out of his car on I-95 in Miami, shot and killed a popular panhandler, then got back in his car an drove away. Miami-Dade police took the shooter into custody before noon Tuesday, but did not release a name or give a motive for the killing, which took place at the southbound [...]

There are multiple reports of an “active shooter incident” at the Fort Lee, VA Army base. Fort Lee issued a statement on social media on Monday morning: “An active shooter incident has been reported on Fort Lee at CASCOM HQ, Bldg. 5020. All personnel should enact active shooter protocols immediately. The installation is being locked [...]

The 15-year old Washington State boy shot his friend with a gun found in a safe in his home. The Longview Police Department said the pair were home alone when they found the key to the safe and began handling the weapon that was inside. Police said the 15-year-old told them the handgun fired as [...]

The purpose of the concert at the Dell Music Center was to get the message out to stem violence. Officials said the 20-year-old man was apparently either arriving at or leaving the “Philly Support Philly: Peace on the Streets” concert when he got into an argument with someone in the parking lot. Police said the [...]

An assassin waited in the driveway of Florida State University and shot Harvard-educated law professor Dan Merkel in the head through the window of his car. It’s unclear who would want to carry out a targeted killing on the widely published, well-liked professor and police have yet to name a suspect. FSU professor, and was [...]

There’s a weird, twisted genius lurking behind the ridiculous, Walter Mittyesque Second Amendment fanboys of the so-called “Open Carry” movement, and it’s well worth paying some attention to. Open Carry is not really about guns, and it’s not really about the Second Amendment: it’s about systematically undermining Americans’ confidence in governance while simultaneously boosting the sales [...]

Cassidy Stay was the lone survivor in last week’s Texas shooting that left four adults and two children dead. More than 5,000 people have donated to a GoFundMe site titled “Stay Family Tragedy – Cassidy Stay Fund” established three days ago, with the total nearing the fund’s goal of $300,000. The fundraising comes as Cassidy [...]

No, the problem isn’t that it’s Chicago. The problem isn’t Barack Obama because it’s his home. The problem is what is used to shoot people. That would be guns. One woman was killed while sitting on her porch. One man was killed in front of a hair salon. Shambreyh R. Barfield, 21, was sitting with [...]

Make that 9 in Brooklyn, 5 in Manhattan, 5 in the Bronx, 1 in Queens an 1 on Staten Island. So, no borough has to feel left out. One of the shootings was in Coney Island, and the NYPD released a surveillance photo of the suspect. Police say he shot a ten-year-old boy above the knee and a [...]

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