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IN THE NEWS

                 

OFF-DUTY CHP OFFICER FATALLY SHOOTS SUSPECTED HOME INTRUDER AT HIS HOME   2017MAR19   

OHIO HOMEOWNER SHOOTS, KILLS SUSPECTED MID-DAY BURGLAR                                    2017MAR19

ARIZONA WOMAN SHOT, KILLED, WHILE 12 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER WAS AT HOME            2017MAR19

MAN SHOT TWICE IN ATTEMPTED CARJACKING IN NW HOUSTON, TEXAS                             2017MAR19

FORT WORTH, TX POLICE:  2 KIDS SHOT OUTSIDE CHUCK E. CHEESE                                      2017MAR18

OFF-DUTY TEXAS DPS TROOPER SHOT DURING APPARENT HOME INVASION IN KIRBY       2017MAR17

HOUSTON:  DRIVER FATALLY SHOT OUTSIDE STRIP CLUB ON I-45 NORTH                           2017MAR14

SHOP OWNER KILLED TRYING TO STOP ALLEGED THIEVES IN SW HOUSTON                       2017MAR13

ROBBERY SUSPECT OPENS FIRE INSIDE SPRING, TX PIZZA RESTAURANT                              2017MAR13

MAN KILLED BECAUSE CARJACKER IS MAD OVER MANUAL TRANSMISSION                            2017MAR12

FLORIDA:  CONCEALED CARRIER ACCIDENTLY SHOOTS SELF IN MOVIE THEATER TOILET                   2017MAR10

BURGLARY SUSPECT BLEEDS OUT AFTER CRAWLING THROUGH BROKEN WINDOW                             2017MAR10

HOME INVASION SUSPECT SHOT, KILLED AFTER REFUSING TO ACCEPT FOOD STAMPS                     2017MAR09

MAN SHOT MULTIPLE TIMES, KILLED, WHILE WALKING DOWN STREET IN SE HOUSTON                    2017MAR09  0325

MAN SHOT INSIDE NORTH HARRIS COUNTY HOME                                                                  2017MAR09  0325

PASADENA, TEXAS WOMAN CATCHES BURGLAR IN THE ACT                                                   2017MAR08  0324

POLICE:  MAN FATALLY SHOT INSIDE ARLINGTON, TEXAS HOME                                           2017MAR07   0324

POLICE:  CLERK KILLS SUSPECT IN REPORTED ROBBERY AT ARLINGTON, TX CONVENIENCE STORE   2017MAR06 0322

HOUSTON:  HERO TACKLES CHASE SUSPECT WHO TRIED TO CARJACK HIS DAD                 2017MAR04  0319

MAN STABBED AT KILLEEN, TX WALMART                                                                                   2017MAR03  0318

SUSPECT KILLED IN SHOOTING THAT WOUNDED 2 POLICE OFFICER IN SOUTHWEST HOUSTON       2017FEB28    0315

HOUSTON:  MOTHER KILLED IN FRONT OF KIDS BY CARJACKING SUSPECT AFTER HIT AND RUN        2017FEB28     0315

HARRIS COUNTY, TX:  MAN SHOT TO DEATH IN FRONT OF WIFE IN ACT OF ROAD RAGE                    2017FEB27    0314

KILLEEN:  SECURITY OFFICER SHOT, KILLED IN ROBBERY OF SUBWAY RESTAURANT          2017FEB26    0314    

POLICE:  8 YEAR OLD GIRL FATALLY SHOT AFTER HOUSTON CAR CRASH                              2017FEB25    0313

HOUSTON:  TEEN KILLED DEFENDING MOTHER DURING SUBWAY ROBBERY                       2017FEB23   0310

ARLINGTON:  JOGGER SHOOTS MAN WHO TRIED TO ROB HIM                                               2017FEB22    0308

DALLAS:  MAN FATALLY SHOT, WOMAN WOUNDED IN LAKE HIGHLANDS HOME INVASION                2017FEB20     0307

OHIO:  DAIRY QUEEN EMPLOYEE SHOOTS  SUSPECT DURING ROBBERY ATTEMPT             2017FEB20     0307

VA:  WOMAN CHARGED WITH 1ST DEGREE MURDER IN WALMART PARKING LOT SHOOTING              2017FEB19     0307

STABBING INCIDENT OUTSIDE SOUTH PADRE ISLAND CONVENTION CENTER                     2017FEB18     0306

SAN ANTONIO:  FATHER FATALLY SHOT IN HEAD WHILE KIDS, WIFE WERE INSIDE HOME  2017FEB17   0305

WACO:  SUSPECT SHOT BY EMPLOYEE AT A SMOKE SHOP DURING ROBBERY                     2017FEB17     0305

DEL VALLE, TX:  WOMAN KIDNAPPED AND KILLED, SUSPECT SHOOTS SELF                            2017FEB16     0305

WEATHERFORD:  ARMED HOMEOWNER CAPTURES SUSPECT BREAKING INTO VEHICLE    2017FEB16     0305

HOUSTON:  OFF-DUTY OFFICER SHOOTS PERSON BREAKING INTO HOME, POLICE SAY    2017FEB16     0305

FLORIDA:  PROSECUTORS CLEAR MAN WHO FATALLY SHOT DEPUTY'S ATTACKER              2017FEB15     0305

LOUISIANA:  SUSPECT KILLED BY HOMEOWNER RELEASED FROM JAIL 11 DAYS EARLIER   2017FEB15     0305

10 YEAR OLD BOY, PARENTS, HIT IN TEXAS ROAD RAGE SHOOTING                                       2017FEB14​     0303

'REPEAL THE NFA' WHITE HOUSE PETITION GRABS 100K SIGNATURES IN 6 DAYS                2017FEB14     0303

ARMED CITIZEN INTERVENES; STOPS STABBING IN WALMART PARKING LOT                       2017FEB14​     0303

GEORGIA:  BOY, 2, ACCIDENTALLY SHOOTS 11 YEAR OLD SISTER IN RESTAURANT              2017FEB14     0303

HOUSTON:  WOMAN HOSPITALIZED AFTER ROAD RAGE SHOOTING ON 288                       2017FEB13​     0303

SAPD:  WOMAN STABBED TO DEATH IN SAN ANTONIO WALMART PARKING LOT               2017FEB13     0303

POLICE:  CUSTOMER KILLS ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECT IN NEW ORLEANS PHONE STORE 2017FEB13​     0303

POLICE:  HOMEOWNER SHOOTS CAR BURGLAR IN ARLINGTON, TX​                                       2017FEB13​     0303

SPRING BRANCH:  TEXAS MAIL CARRIER INJURED IN SHOOTING; HAS HER CAR STOLEN   2017FEB12     0303

HOUSTON:  MAN FOUND DEAD IN STREET AFTER MYSTERY SHOOTING                               2017FEB11​     0303

HOUSTON:  WOMAN ALLEGEDLY SHOOTS BOYFRIEND OVER COLD TACO ARGUMENT     2017FEB10​     0303

CONCEALED CARRIER INTERVENES TO STOP ASSAULT AT CONVENIENCE STORE                2017FEB10​     0303

POLICE:  TODDLER ACCIDENTLY SHOOTS CHILD WITH LOUISIANA OFFICER'S GUN            2017FEB09     0303   

​​POLICE:  PHILADELPHIA DELI OWNER SHOOTS MAN TRYING TO ROB HIM                           2017FEB09​     0303

POLICE:  MAN ACCIDENTLY SHOOTS FRIEND; MAKES UP STORY OF ROBBERY                     2017FEB07​     0303

POLICE:  MAN SHOOTS AT SUSPECTED TRUCK THIEF 18 TIMES                                               2017FEB06​     0303

BOY, 8, FATALLY SHOOTS 6 YEAR OLD SISTER WITH MOTHER'S BOYFRIEND'S GUN            2017FEB06     0303

SHOPPER WITH GUN SHOOTS, KILLS SUSPECTED DIAPER THIEF AT FLORIDA WALMART   2017FEB05     0303

POLICE:  HOUSTON STORE OWNER OPENS FIRE ON ROBBERY SUSPECTS, KILLING ONE   2017FEB05​​     0303

GIRL SHOOTS BROTHER AFTER FIGHT OVER VIDEO-GAME SYSTEM                                        2017FEB02     0303

BIRMINGHAM:  8 YEAR OLD BOY SHOOTS SELF WITH GUN FOUND IN UNCLE'S CAR         2017FEB02     0303

ARMED CITIZEN THREW WALLET TO DISTRACT ROBBER:  "THAT'S WHEN I LIT HIM UP"     2017JAN29​     0303

ARMED ROBBERY SUSPECT SHOT, SUBDUED BY CONCEALED CARRY PERMIT HOLDER     2017JAN28​     0303

FLORIDA BOY, 4, SHOOTS SELF IN CHEST AFTER FINDING MOM'S BOYFRIENDS'S GUN     2017JAN25     0303

4 YEAR OLD FLORIDA BOY ACCIDENTLY SHOOTS SELF IN FACE, DIES                                    2017JAN21     0303

GEORGIA:  10 YEAR OLD SHOOTS 9 YEAR OLD BROTHER WHILE PLAYING WITH GUN        2017JAN17     0303