Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Crowd Control  > Videos > Page 5
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.
Main News Columns Videos Photos
November 26, 2013

Protesters clash with riot police

Footage of protesters in Thailand clashing with riot police. The protesters are calling for the resignation of the country's Prime Minister.
November 20, 2013

5 SF cops injured after minor citation turns into brawl

The brawl started when a man being cited for riding his bike on the sidewalk tried to flee then bit a cop.
November 12, 2013

Crowd Control: Handcuffing Secure - Login Required

Mike Janin demonstrates handcuffing techniques to be used in a crowd-control scenario.
October 15, 2013

Police break up massive college party

Footage of hundreds of party-goers throwing projectiles at riot police in Bellingham, Wash. as they attempt to control a chaotic scene.
October 14, 2013

Police arrest 2 referees at high school game

The refs were each charged with one count of Public Intimidation for trying to throw cops out of the game.
October 08, 2013

Crowd control: Sleeping dragon Secure - Login Required

The "Sleeping Dragon" is a common device used by protesters to chain themselves together and obstruct traffic. Mike Janin demonstrates how to safely remove this device and effect an arrest.
October 07, 2013

Oakland A's fan takes on 3 cops, gets TASERed

The angered man threw several punches and was promptly removed from the game as the crowd heckled.
October 04, 2013

GD's Mobile Communications Event Solution

Ensuring the public's safety with large crowds is a complex challenge. General Dynamics' Mobile Communications Event Solution allows law enforcement to quickly respond to potential accidents, crime, and terrorism before they happen. The Mobile Communications Event Solution will help public safety officials provide large event security by allowing officers and command posts to gather and share data.
September 27, 2013

Speeding escalator ends brawl between crowd, police

Swedish transportation officials said an overloaded train station escalator stopped a fight between rival soccer fans by throwing them at a high speed.



PoliceOne Offers

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Crowd Control Columnists

10-43: Be Advised... 10-43: Be Advised...
with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief
Policing with Honor Policing with Honor
with Randy Sutton