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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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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

Videos

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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Protestor arrested at military base thanks cops for professionalism

Russell De Young sent a heartfelt letter to the Hampton Police Department thanking them for their handling of the incident - Full Story

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'Citizen soldiers' stand guard at scene of Nev. ranch standoff

Self-described "citizen soldiers" arrived venting a smoldering anger and wielding AR-15 and AK-47 rifles - Full Story

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Minn. postgame riot leads to 19 arrests

Hundreds of people flocked to Dinkytown and poured out of University of Minnesota-area bars after the game - Full Story

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Massive melee at Calif. college bash spurs calls for investigation, prevention

Massive melee at Calif. college bash spurs calls for investigation, prevention

The daytime bash known as "Deltopia" is a well-known happening the first weekend of spring quarter in the community next to UC Santa Barbara - Full Story



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