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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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LAPD officers kill gunman who opened fire on crowd

A gunman opened fire in a crowd at the Universal CityWalk before he was shot and killed.

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LAPD officers kill gunman who opened fire on crowd

A gunman opened fire in a crowd at the Universal CityWalk before he was shot and killed - Full Story

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Mo. suspect strikes officer during violent club melee

Struggle between an intoxicated suspect and an officer is under review by the Springfield Police Department.

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Video: Mo. suspect strikes officer during violent club melee

Video: Mo. suspect strikes officer during violent club melee

Struggle between an intoxicated suspect and an officer is under review by the Springfield Police Department - Full Story

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Seattle police make arrests after march of hundreds turns violent

Seattle police make arrests after march of hundreds turns violent

Officers found "Kill SPD" painted on the bank, and a flier was circulated calling for killing cops - Full Story

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Tenn. cops outnumbered by 800 rowdy partygoers

A few officers can be heard on video saying they had been struck by beer bottles.

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Video: Tenn. cops outnumbered by 800 rowdy partygoers

A few officers can be heard on video saying they had been struck by beer bottles - Full Story

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Harlem stabbing sparks chaotic clash between crowd and NYPD

As NYPD officers responded to the scene, spectators grew in number and about 100 additional officers were called to the scene.

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Video: Harlem stabbing sparks chaotic clash between crowd and NYPD

Video: Harlem stabbing sparks chaotic clash between crowd and NYPD

As NYPD officers responded to the scene, spectators grew in number and about 100 additional officers were called to the scene - Full Story



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