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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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April 30, 2012

Occupy Wall Street plans May 1 action

Socialists and trade union movements have long used May Day as a protest day - Full Story
April 30, 2012
NYC officials sue police over Occupy response

NYC officials sue police over Occupy response

The new lawsuit is a nearly 150-page compendium of complaints - Full Story
April 27, 2012

Video: Aftermath of officer-involved shooting that sparked London riots

Initial reports that man shot at police were dismissed by ballistic tests - Full Story
April 26, 2012
85 arrested as Canadian students protest tuition

85 arrested as Canadian students protest tuition

Thousands of students angry over tuition increases protested in Montreal, with some smashing windows of businesses - Full Story
April 25, 2012

Calif. officers get more training in handling big demonstrations

Smaller groups of officers will go into crowds to weed out problem protesters - Full Story
April 20, 2012

Marijuana rally in trouble at Colo. university

Wyclef Jean to perform at 4:20 on 4/20, thousands attended rally in past years - Full Story
April 19, 2012

UC Davis police chief resigns

Chief says she doesn't want Nov. 18 pepper spraying of Occupy protesters to define her or the university - Full Story
April 16, 2012

Op: UC Davis pepper spray report fails to address 'know-it-all students'

Lacks a plain recommendation to educate students about the difference between free speech and civil disobedience - Full Story
April 12, 2012

Pepper spray report critical of UC Davis police

Officers involved in the operation said they needed to use pepper spray to break through a crowd - Full Story
April 04, 2012

Video: Calif. police control crowd of campus protesters

Students angry over pricey courses pepper-sprayed - Full Story



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