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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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October 20, 2011

'Occupy' video of OC spray leads to discipline for cop

A NYPD deputy inspector was docked vacation time for using OC spray during a protest - Full Story
October 11, 2011

NY protests cost $1.9 million in police overtime

Though cold weather is on the way in, protesters don't plan on leaving anytime soon - Full Story
October 02, 2011

700 arrested after protest on Brooklyn Bridge

The group Occupy Wall Street have been demonstrating against corporate greed, global warming and social inequality, among other grievances - Full Story
September 26, 2011

Video: Officer uses pepper spray during NY protest

Four women are seen standing behind netting used for crowd control during an anti-Wall Street protest - Full Story
September 26, 2011

80 people arrested at 'Occupy Wall Street' protest

Police say the arrests were mostly for blocking traffic - Full Story
September 22, 2011

Video: Cops’ bar fight different on city camera, YouTube

Two angles show two conflicting stories - Full Story
September 20, 2011

2 officers indicted in Md. college student beating

Incident occurred after March 2010 Univ. of Maryland basketball victory - Full Story
September 12, 2011

Officers under fire for crowd control video

An amateur video has raised questions of the department's use of force - Full Story
August 28, 2011

Arrest made for attempted cop murder in UK riots

The suspect allegedly left two police officers hospitalized - Full Story
August 13, 2011

Ex-NYPD commish Bratton to advise UK on gangs

In wake of riots, William Bratton will advise the British government in an "unpaid" capacity - Full Story

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