On Oct. 18, 2011, Payette County Sheriff's Deputy Scott Sloan was involved in a fatal crash while driving in his patrol car at 115 mph, responding with lights and sirens to a 911 call. Sloan hit Barry Johnson as Johnson turned into his driveway.
A helicopter from the Los Angeles Police Department captured video of lifeguards rescuing two kids caught in a rip current at Venice Beach. Rip currents can be dangerous because they pull people away from the shore.
Nashville police said at least four are dead after suspect Travis Reinking opened fire at a Waffle House restaurant April 22. A customer at the restaurant was able to take the gun from the shooter who then fled the scene.
Cellphone video captures inmates holding shanks on a blood-covered prison floor during the violent riot that left seven inmates dead inside Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville, SC on Monday, April 16.
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) inspectors examined damage to a Southwest Airlines plane engine after one woman died and a number of other people were injured during a flight headed to Dallas from LaGuardia Airport in New York City.
Former First Lady Barbara Bush died on April 17 just days after she announced that she would stop receiving treatment for her failing health. She’s the second woman to be both wife and mother of a U.S. president.