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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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January 23, 2012

Pepper-sprayed UC Davis protesters won't be charged

The protest propelled the little-known Occupy movement at UC Davis into a rallying symbol with images of campus police Lt. using pepper spray widely circulated - Full Story
January 18, 2012

Video: Police break up rowdy crowd at Okla. MLK parade

Police tried to remove a pit bull from the MLK parade in Tulsa - Full Story
January 17, 2012

14 people arrested protesting death penalty

Arrests made at the Supreme Court for protesting the resumption of the use of the death penalty - Full Story
January 16, 2012

2 arrested in Calif. anti-police rally

Organizers said they were demonstrating against police abuses and what they call the targeted arrests of Occupy members - Full Story
January 12, 2012

2 cops disciplined for name covering at Occupy Oakland

An officer concealed his nameplate because he had heard that another officer videotaped by Occupy protesters later had personal information posted online - Full Story
January 10, 2012

Groups: Barricades at NYC ex-Occupy camp illegal

The complaint accuses the city of failing to enforce the law by allowing the barricades to exist - Full Story
January 04, 2012

Video of attack on Md. cop goes 'viral'

An assailant suddenly tackles a Baltimore cop, springing a suspect who had been prone and placed under arrest - Full Story
January 02, 2012

Occupy protest follows 123rd annual Rose Parade

On the heels of the two-hour parade came several thousand anti-Wall Street protesters in a pre-arranged demonstration - Full Story
January 01, 2012

68 Occupy protesters arrested in NYC on New Year's

Police are still processing arrests but say some protesters have been released - Full Story
December 27, 2011

Video: Hourlong melee at Mall of America

A fight at the food court led to ''other altercations'' involving 50 juveniles, police said - Full Story

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