Maine Chief Accidentally Shoots Self with Duty WeaponBANGOR, Maine -- Chief Mark Hathaway, a 25-year veteran officer apparently shot himself in the hand."At approximately 5:15 p.m., while officers were cleaning their new guns at the Bangor police station, Chief Mark Hathaway sustained a non-life threatening injury to his left hand in what appears to be an accidental discharge of his duty weapon," City Manager Cathy Conlow said in the statement.
Charges won't be filed against Lynchburg officer who accidentally shot another officerLYNCHBURG, Va.— Charges will not be filed against a Lynchburg cop who accidentally shot another cop. On April 10, T.M. Clark accidentally shot Gary Hilber as police were trying to serve a warrant. The states attorney found that a number of factors contributed to the shooting including, the language between the two officers, and the fact that Hilber was not wearing a uniform all were factors to the shooting.