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Fake Gun Made From Soap Was Part Of Prison Escape Plot

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.22.2015 | Crime

From afar, it could seem like it's the real deadly deal. But this fake gun, which was part of an alleged escape plot planned by two prisoners be...

Young Guns

Slate | Justin Peters | Posted 02.18.2015 | Black Voices

A gun isn’t a toy, except when it is. And when it is, sometimes it’s hard to tell that it isn’t. And when you can’t tell that it isn’t, you ...

Officer Shoots 12-Year-Old Boy Holding Fake Gun At Rec Center

AP | Posted 11.23.2014 | Crime

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police say a 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a fake gun at a Cleveland recreation center was shot and wounded by ...

Police Cleared In Fatal Shooting Of Man Who Fired Airsoft Gun

Posted 09.07.2012 | Denver

Officers involved in the fatal shooting of 21-year-old Kyle Miller last June aren't facing charges after an investigation revealed that Miller fired h...

Man Faked Gun Threat In Maryland Movie Theater, Terrified Audience: Cops

Huffington Post | Rebecca Ballhaus | Posted 08.03.2012 | Crime

A man has been arrested in Annapolis, Md., after he shouted expletives and pretended to point a gun at the audience at a local movie theater. Kyle ...

Fort Collins Police Shoot Man Carrying Toy Gun

Posted 11.28.2011 | Denver

Scott Mendias, a 41-year-old Fort Collins man, was shot by Fort Collins police on Friday when he reached for what turned out to be a plastic toy handg...

Man Shot After Allegedly Pointing Fake Gun At Cops

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago man was shot by Chicago police Saturday after he allegedly pointed a fake gun at officers during a foot pursuit. About 3 p.m. Saturday, ...

Denver Police Kill Man With Fake Gun

The Denver Post | Howard Pankratz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

One man died early this morning from multiple gunshot wounds fired by Denver police after he pulled a "replica handgun" on the officers, according to ...

Man Holding Fake Gun Killed By NYPD Near School

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A police officer in Brooklyn has fatally shot a man who the NYPD says was brandishing a fake pistol near a school. Police said they ...