Tag Archives: war on drugs

Easton, PA cops not disclosing information on shooting of Nelson A. Mayers (8/21)

“Nelson A. Mayers, 25, of the 600 block of West Berwick Street, will be issued a summons for a drug possession charge after an encounter with an officer led to the discovery of an undisclosed amount of heroin, court records say. The shooting occurred at 10:14 p.m. in the 600 block of West Wirebach Street, […]

Undercover Iowa City drug cops freak and shoot 2 – Ivan Carl Hardemon, 24, was killed, Demarco Dudley, 21, is expected to live – video

“An undercover operation goes wrong and one person is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Iowa City last night. The shooting happened around 7 p.m. last night at the Breckenridge Estates mobile home park. The Division of Narcotics Enforcement was involved with an investigation, when there was a confrontation between the officers and the suspects. […]

Absolutely no reason whatsoever for undercover cops shooting someone in a parking lot in Albuquerque – video

“Officials say an Albuquerque police officer shot a man Monday afternoon during a confrontation in a restaurant parking lot. Westbound Iliff is completely closed to Coors as police finish their investigation. Officers are not saying much, but the mobile crime lab is on scene along with a lot of undercover officers and detectives. Around 3 […]

Two victims shot by police in separate incidents within minutes of each other in Quinlan, Texas

“The FBI surrounded a home in the Hunt County town of Quinlan around 6:30 Thursday morning.  Agents were reportedly looking for a pair of bank robbers. The Greenville Herald-Banner reports at one point one of the suspects shot at the agents.  The agents returned fire and wounded one of the suspect, who was taken to […]

In Phoenix, several police departments combine to execute a military-style raid, killing one in the process – video

“It all started at about 6:30 a.m. when the Surprise Police Department, taking the lead as part of a multi-agency task force, served a search warrant on a home in the neighborhood of 26th Place and McDowell Road. It’s not yet known why the search warrant was issued, but at some point during the operation, […]

Miami-Dade police shoot and kill a man during drug raid, sustaining one injury in the process – video

“A Miami-Dade Police officer who was injured in a shootout that left one suspect dead was out of surgery and in stable condition Wednesday as authorities continued to investigate the incident. The incident began when Miami-Dade detectives working with special agents with FBI were conducting a drug investigation at a home in the 6000 block […]

Boyd, dog and friend of Daniel Hall, shot and killed by police during reckless marijuana raid (7/8)

Daniel Hall’s dog, Boyd, was 10 years, two months, and 24 days old on July 9 but still spry. They’d played fetch together the day before. But that day, according to Hall, the golden retriever/rottweiler mix was lounging on the floor while Hall, his girlfriend and a friend sat on the couch watching Two and […]