Shot by cops

Perth Amboy cops kill man in street

PERTH AMBOY — A 32-year-old man was shot and killed by police on Dec. 4, 2013 after pulling  a knife on two officers, according to the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office. Dixon Rodriguez, described by friends as having special needs, encountered two…

Jeffrey Johnson shooting at Empire State Building

From The Huffington Post:

NEW YORK — All nine people injured during a dramatic confrontation between police and a gunman outside the Empire State Building were wounded by gunfire from the two officers, police said Saturday, citing ballistics evidence.

Suicide by cop in Mountain Lakes

Leonardo Parera, Facebook


To his coworkers at Exit Realty Gold in Mountain Lakes, Leonardo Parara seemed harmless enough. He helped them with computer troubles, he was knowledgeable about North Jersey real-estate market. He was a snappy dresser who carried a leather briefcase to an from work. So it was unimaginable to them on Friday, Oct. 14, 2011 when Parera, 39, of Kearny, walked into the realty offices on Route 46 East, pulled out a semi-automatic Ruger and fired 15 shots into the front-desk receptionist, Christine Capone King, a 47-year-old mother of two.