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Current Events

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From January 2022 through the end of August 2022, three hundred and nine security officers have been shot and seventy-three have been victims of homicide.

Security guard fatally shoots man in Baltimore Highlands, says victim threw a brick at him

Security guard, suspected shoplifter dead in shooting at Prince George's County grocery

Security officer shot in Daytona Beach by gunmen wearing Halloween masks

Videos show traffic stop gunfight between Ill. police officers and suspect

Robbers take at least $118,000 from armored truck

Security guard stabbed in Chinatown assault

Men shoot at security guards outside Memphis strip club

Private security guard shoots suspected Harbor East shoplifter in the face

Former employee accused of killing security guard

Fla. CBP officer killed in accidental shooting was conducting training exercise prior to death


Security guard, 23, shot dead inside Uptown Minneapolis bar

Armored truck guard was killed and robbed by ex-colleague

Man shot after pulling gun on officer, security guard at Cocoa apartment complex

Armored truck guard shot during robbery attempt at Carson bank

Man attacks synagogue's security guard, superintendent

Security guard accidentally discharges weapon inside Oxford Middle School restroom

Man accused of killing church security guard faces judge

Yakima police continue investigation after security guard killed outside bar

Two juvenile boys steal gun from armed security guard downtown, police say

Teenager shoots cop in the chest at Charlotte apartment complex

Man in custody after stabbing a security guard at west-side drug store

19 year old security guard killed in northeast Baltimore shooting was an aspiring artist, athlete

Security guard shot, killed at Club Onyx by suspect fighting over girlfriend, police say

4 shot, security guard cut at North Carolina bar


Security guard shot while stopping robbery at North Carolina gambling parlor, police say


NCPD looking for possible witness in shooting of security guard


Raleigh man arrested after attacking security guard with machete


Security guard shot and killed at Stonecrest car dealership, police search for 5 suspects

Two men on the run after attempting to rob armored bank truck on West Side, police say 

Security officer stabbed, then fatally shoots attacker at club beneath Prime and Proper in Downtown Detroit

Hotel security guard killed after argument leads to shooting

News crew security guard shot in Oakland dies from injuries; Photo of suspect vehicle releases

Jefferson County homicide, Collman County chase connected

Security guard shot by man who had been escorted out of South Loop restaurant Sunday night


Security guard shoots self in hand

Traffic came to a halt after loose cash flew out of an opened armored vehicle on a California highway

Armored truck employee killed another injured in robbery turned shooting

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