Tag: shooting

Noise-Canceling Headsets Can Reveal Sniper's Location After A Single Shot

New smartphone-based technology promises to help soldiers and law enforcement officers determining the exact location of a shooter. The device makes use of shock waves produced by the firing of a weapon to pinpoint where the shot is coming from.

Wearable Tech May 14, 2019

Gone Too Soon: The Voice’s Christina Grimmie Dead At 22

After 'The Voice,' Christina Grimmie was well on her way to a singing career. However, her musical journey was cut short when she was shot by an unidentified man after a concert in Orlando.

Celebrities June 11, 2016

Shoot To Kill ... A Computer? Here's What A Frustrated Computer User Did In Colorado

Sometimes a PC can just push someone over the edge and often the outcome is a hard slap to the side of a monitor or even a kick to the tower. One computer user, however, clearly believed his PC needed a tougher lesson.

Internet Culture April 22, 2015

Civilian Oversight Agency to Evaluate Police Methods Following Denver Cop Killing Teen in Stolen Car

The Office of Independent Monitor is stepping in after Denver police shot to death a 16-year-old teen whom the police claim struck an officer with a stolen car.

Society January 28, 2015

Cleveland Police Shoots, Kills 12-year-old Boy with Toy Gun

A 12-year-old boy wielding a toy gun was shot and killed by a Cleveland police officer. The lawyer for the boy's family ruled out all possible racial undertones connected to the death of the child.

Society November 24, 2014

Michael Brown case: Authorities Prepare for Protests, Tensions Rise in Ferguson

As people await the grand jury’s verdict in the shooting of unarmed black teenager Micheal Brown, the FBI has beefed up law enforcement resources in Ferguson, Missouri. Authorities are antsy of the protesters' reaction post the decision, which may turn violent, and are preparing accordingly.

Society November 22, 2014

Protest against shooting of unarmed black man turns to looting in Missouri

Shortly after Michael Brown's shooting, people were causing riots everywhere in St. Louis County. People were protesting against the shooting of the 18-year-old black teenager.

Society August 12, 2014

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