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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 24, 2014

Live updates: Ferguson reacts after Wilson cleared by grand jury

By PoliceOne Staff Here's the latest from Ferguson as police and emergency responders brace for the... - Full Story
November 24, 2014
Grand jury won't indict Ferguson officer in shooting

Grand jury won't indict Ferguson officer in shooting

A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown - Full Story
November 22, 2014
Ferguson experiences 3rd straight night of unrest

Ferguson experiences 3rd straight night of unrest

Authorities arrested three protesters during a third straight night of unrest in Ferguson as tensions mount - Full Story
November 21, 2014
Officials call for calm in Ferguson, FBI sends 100 agents

Officials call for calm in Ferguson, FBI sends 100 agents

Activists, authorities and the family of Michael Brown called for calm Friday as a grand jury drew closer to an announcement - Full Story
November 20, 2014

After nights of calm, police and protesters clash in Ferguson

St. Louis County police made five arrests Wednesday night — four for blocking traffic and one for being a wanted fugitive - Full Story
November 20, 2014
Records reveal divide on Ferguson police tactics

Records reveal divide on Ferguson police tactics

State police captain placed in charge of security in Ferguson was both vilified and praised - Full Story
November 18, 2014

Mo. governor appoints Ferguson Commission

16 people have been appointed to an independent panel tasked with helping the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson heal - Full Story
November 17, 2014
Mo. gov. activates Guard ahead of Wilson verdict

Mo. gov. activates Guard ahead of Wilson verdict

Gov. Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency and activated the National Guard in advance of a grand jury decision on Officer Darren Wilson - Full Story
November 15, 2014

US cities brace for protests off Ferguson decision

The St. Louis County grand jury is expected to decide this month whether Officer Darren Wilson is charged - Full Story



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