Montgomery County police officer Edward Cochran shot Jean Carlos Natera-Perez, 30, after Natera-Perez assaulted his ex-girlfriend and held his 3-year-old son hostage.
Montgomery County police have identified the officer who shot a man during a barricade situation Monday night in the Fairland area of Silver Spring, Maryland.
Police in suburban Maryland are investigating what precipitated a fatal confrontation between a police officer and a man who reportedly attacked him.
Authorities say police in Washington shot and killed a man who produced a handgun in an alley.
A man has died after he was shot by a Montgomery County police officer Monday afternoon in Silver Spring, Maryland, police said.
Twenty-four-year-old Marcus-David Peters was shot and killed May 14 by a Richmond police officer after a confrontation on Interstate 95.
U.S. Park Police Chief Robert MacLean canceled a meeting Tuesday with D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton and U.S. Rep. Don Beyer, D-Va. Park Police later released a statement about the decision to cancel the meeting.
Bijan Ghaisar’s family gathered outside U.S. Park Police District Two Station. They held signs and a large, framed photo of Bijan — and were looking for answers.
The family of a Fairfax County man who died 11 days after being shot three times in the head by US Park Police is demanding answers.
The case of Friday’s deadly shooting of a 15-year-old boy by Prince William County police is in the hands of Commonwealth’s Attorney Paul Ebert.
D.C. police officials are now discussing the possibility that an officer would resign after he was cleared of criminal wrongdoing in a fatal shooting. Meanwhile, the mayor insists that he must go.
A man was injured in a police-involved shooting in Northwest D.C. on Wednesday night after he failed to lower his handgun, according to police.
Fatal shootings at the hands of police and his own experiences working in emergency rooms prompted a Maryland doctor to write a book with tips on how to safely negotiate police encounters like traffic stops and how to de-escalate tense situations: “Home Alive: 11 Must Rules for Surviving Encounters with the Police.”
A Metro Transit Police officer was defending himself when he shot and killed an armed man last July 4 and will not face criminal charges, prosecutors announced Monday.
An 18-year-old man, armed with a “replica BB gun,” suffered serious injuries after he was shot by Manassas police early Friday morning. The injured man had called 911 to report shots being fired from a vehicle prior to leading police on a chase. But the vehicle he described turned out to be his own and police want to know he made that call.
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