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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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Rioters, police gather on Penn State campus

Crowds began gathering outside Old Main on the University Park campus - Full Story


Calif. cops move to disband campus 'Occupy' camp

The crowd appeared to be swelling as protesters debated whether to stay overnight - Full Story


Police in DC will 'adjust tactics' for Occupy protesters

Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier cites five injuries last week - Full Story


Occupy protests degenerate into chaos

Protesters threw concrete chunks, metal pipes, lit roman candles and molotov cocktails, police said - Full Story


Utah officers cleared in spraying of haka dancers

The officers said the dancers were blocking an exit as players and game officials were trying to leave - Full Story


'Shoot a cop' flyer surfaces in Ariz.

A disturbing flyer found at 'Occupy Phoenix' says cop killers are the 'good guys' - Full Story


Mayors of liberal Calif. cities face Occupy quandary

SF, Oakland mayors struggling to balance support for Occupy Wall Street protests with need to preserve public safety - Full Story


Calif. chief defends officers involved in clash

Police said there had been numerous complaints about unsanitary conditions created by human and animal feces - Full Story


Patience tested over waste, crime at 'Occupy' protest sites

Patience tested over waste, crime at 'Occupy' protest sites

Police are seen dispersing demonstrators in Oakland, Calif. Tuesday, as authorities and residents nationwide begin to lose patience with protesters, who are preparing to settle in for the winter. (RT Image) 'Disgusted'

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