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Crime Officer Struck By Police Car While Chasing Gun Suspect In North Lawndale

23:45  10 october  2019
23:45  10 october  2019 Source:   msn.com

Suspect dies after being shot by police in north Oklahoma City, officials say

  Suspect dies after being shot by police in north Oklahoma City, officials say A suspect died Thursday morning after being shot by officers in north Oklahoma City, according to police. According to Oklahoma City police, officers responded Wednesday morning to a report of a suspicious vehicle near Kelley and Britton. When they arrived, police said a van backed into an officer's patrol car and left the scene, police said. Police said they were unable to locate the driver Wednesday. Officers followed up on the investigation Thursday morning and went to the area near Northwest 122nd Street and Santa Fe Avenue. When they arrived, police said a male suspect on the porch pointed a gun at the officers.

CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago police officer was injured after being struck by a squad car while pursuing an “armed person” Thursday afternoon in the North Lawndale neighborhood.

a group of police officers riding on the back of a truck© Provided by CBS Local, a division of CBS Radio Inc

Police said the officer was struck shortly after 1 p.m. in an alley on the 1800 block of South Drake.

“Each day we’re combating violence and gun violence in the city of Chicago,” said Area North Deputy Chief Ernest Cato.

He said police were monitoring a gang funeral and attempted to stop a vehicle after a person threw a handgun out of the car window. The gun was later recovered.

“We had an officer who exited a vehicle to pursue on foot. When he entered an alley, he was struck by assisting units,” Cato said.

Police officer shot in Silver Spring dies

  Police officer shot in Silver Spring dies A Montgomery County police officer shot Monday morning in Silver Spring has died. Acting Police Chief Marcus Jones said Officer Thomas J. Bomba, 38, a 13-year veteran, encountered disorderly a subject in a parking garage. Fellow officers found Bomba suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to the Washington Hospital Center, where he died. Jones said Bomba's death is being investigated as a homicide and that all options remain open. There was no evidence to indicate the gunshot wound was self-inflicted, Jones said.Montgomery County police Capt. Tom Jordan said the shooting happened around 9 a.m. Monday in downtown Silver Spring.

Cato said several people were in the vehicle and fled. One officer chased them on foot and that’s when he was struck by a CPD vehicle.

“What I know at this point is that they attempted to stop the vehicle, someone threw a handgun out of the vehicle. When the officers put their equipment on, the vehicle took off,” Cato said.

The officer who was struck has been on the force for four-and-a-half years. He is in serious condition and is being stabilized.

According to CPD, two people are in custody and there’s a search for two others.

Police: Young Woman Attempted Series Of Carjackings To Get To Mom’s House To Use WiFi .
New details are emerging about the young woman facing a long list of charges in a series of attempted carjackings in East Liberty. © Provided by CBS Local, a division of CBS Radio IncPolice have charged 19-year-old Ajanay Watson with simple assault, theft, robbery of a motor vehicle and attempting to elude a police officer. According to the criminal complaint, Watson tried to steal the vehicles in order to get to her mother’s house because she needed to use the WiFi.Police say one of the people Watson allegedly attempted to carjack was an off-duty sheriff’s deputy.

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