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Crowd Control

Crowd Control

The Crowd Control topic focuses in on the difficult task of controlling large groups of people with a limited number of officers and resources. The articles and tips in this section focus on strategies that can help quell a riled up crowd and riot gear — helmets and shields — that will keep them safe in the process. Law enforcement must be prepared for the worst when a controversial verdict is read or a large sports team wins a championship and the celebration spills to the streets.
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November 04, 2012

Video: Police deploy pepper spray during Ore. protest

Police say they responded with pepper spray after a few of the demonstrators used wooden shields to confront officers - Full Story
October 30, 2012

SF sweeps up after rowdy Series celebration

35 arrested, torched public transit bus among the aftermath - Full Story
October 29, 2012
80 arrested at Ohio Halloween party

80 arrested at Ohio Halloween party

25 party-goers ended up in the emergency room for alcohol-related reasons - Full Story
October 29, 2012

Video: Police disperse Giants revelers after World Series win

Officer: "We're making sure everybody stays safe and nobody gets injured" - Full Story
October 09, 2012
Occupy members join police in bid to save detective's home

Occupy members join police in bid to save detective's home

Protesters are standing alongside officers to help a retired detective avoid losing her home to foreclosure - Full Story
September 25, 2012

Video: 'Occupy' Zucotti Park eviction raises questions

Hacker group Anonymous has taken credit for obtaining and leaking new footage of officers clearing Occupy protesters - Full Story
September 05, 2012
Immigration protesters at DNC released from jail

Immigration protesters at DNC released from jail

The protesters say they knew they were risking deportation - Full Story
September 04, 2012
Cops surround protesters near Democratic convention

Cops surround protesters near Democratic convention

Officers made a barricade of mountain bikes to stop the progress of an unauthorized march - Full Story
August 31, 2012
Fla. police bring lunch to RNC protester camp

Fla. police bring lunch to RNC protester camp

Police brought sandwiches and fruit to a makeshift camp called "Romneyville" - Full Story



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