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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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December 12, 2014
Judge puts limits on police tactics in Mo.

Judge puts limits on police tactics in Mo.

U.S. District Judge Carol Jackson late Thursday granted a temporary restraining order on behalf of protesters - Full Story
December 11, 2014

Video: Protester punches NYPD officers, arrested

Man faces charges of assaulting two NYPD officers Thursday during protests over the grand jury decision on Eric Garner - Full Story
December 11, 2014
Calif. police protests continue, websites hacked

Calif. police protests continue, websites hacked

Several websites for the city of Oakland were knocked out in a likely cyberattack - Full Story
December 11, 2014

Protesters ask courts for restraining order against Mo. police

Lawyers sought a temporary restraining order on Missouri police, who they say have unnecessarily intimidated demonstrators - Full Story
December 11, 2014
Calif. police chief joins peaceful protest

Calif. police chief joins peaceful protest

Richmond Police Chief Chris Magnus joined a protest against police brutality in his city on Tuesday - Full Story
December 10, 2014
Photo: Cop, daughter of slain man connect amid Ariz. protest

Photo: Cop, daughter of slain man connect amid Ariz. protest

An officer in riot gear shook the daughter's hand and said "I'm sorry" during a protest over the fatal police shooting of the girl's father - Full Story
December 10, 2014
Calif. protesters march for 4th straight night

Calif. protesters march for 4th straight night

Hundreds marched through the streets for a fourth straight night, blocking traffic on a highway and delaying train services - Full Story
December 09, 2014
Over 150 arrested in 3rd night of Calif. protests

Over 150 arrested in 3rd night of Calif. protests

Hundreds brought traffic on Interstate 80 to a standstill and another group forced an Amtrak train to stop - Full Story
December 08, 2014

Police kill knife-wielding man at crowded Hollywood intersection

Video captured the aftermath of the fatal shooting by officers who responded to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon - Full Story
December 08, 2014
Violence continues in Calif. police protests

Violence continues in Calif. police protests

Sunday's protest began peacefully on the University of California, Berkeley, campus but eventually grew rowdy and spilled into Oakland - Full Story



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