Maniac hijacks Georgia commuter bus with 17 people on board, fatally shoots hostage during wild police chase

A passenger was shot and killed after a gunman hijacked a downtown Atlanta commuter bus with 17 people on board and put a gun to the bus driver’s head, police say. Atlanta police received three separate 911 calls starting at 4:30 p.m. reporting that a man was holding hostages on a Gwinnett County Transit bus … Read more

Atlanta: Gunman injures 3 people in food court before being shot by officer

ATLANTA (AP) — A gunman fatally shot three people in a downtown Atlanta food court before being fatally shot by a police officer Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. All four people shot in the Peachtree Center food court are expected to survive, including the suspect, according to Atlanta Police Chief Darin Schierbaum. At a news conference, … Read more

Shooting at Boston Common leaves man injured – NBC Boston

A man was seriously injured in a shooting Monday evening on Boston Common, according to police. The shooting took place on Tremont Street, police told NBC10 Boston. According to investigators, the victim, a man in his thirties, was seriously injured after being shot in the back. The police had no information on his condition. Police … Read more

Shooting near Los Angeles college leaves one dead, four injured, police say

LOS ANGELES– A shooting near a Los Angeles County middle school killed a man and injured four other people Friday evening, police said. Authorities responded to a call shortly before 8 p.m. that shots had been fired in the Greenleaf Boulevard area of ​​Compton, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said in a statement. When … Read more

Shooting near Los Angeles college leaves one dead, four injured, police say

Los Angeles police say shooting near college killed one man, injured four others June 8, 2024, 4:28 a.m. ET • 1 minute reading A shooting near a Los Angeles middle school killed a man and injured four other people Friday evening, police said. Homicide detectives were involved in an investigation into a shooting death in … Read more

Prosecutor asks Texas court to overturn governor’s pardon of man who fatally shot protester

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas pardon of the governor of a former Army sergeant who fatally shot a Black Lives Matter protester undermines the legal system and state constitution and should be overturned, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Travis County District Attorney Jose Garza said he was filing a request with the Court of Criminal Appeals … Read more

Rookie police officer who was fatally shot in Arizona died on duty like his father 18 years earlier

PHOENIX (AP) — Joshua Briese grew up in Montana and wanted to work in law enforcement, just like his father. He was not deterred even after his father died while in service at the age of 38 in 2006. “I actually had to try to talk to him about it a few times, but his … Read more

Prosecutors dismiss charges against Minnesota trooper who shot motorist Ricky Cobb

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors consider dismissing murder and manslaughter charges against a white Minnesota state trooper who fatally shot Ricky CobbIIa black motorist as Cobb attempted to drive away from a traffic stop, saying the decision followed recent statements from the officer’s attorney and a new analysis of video from the scene. Hennepin County Attorney … Read more