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The Close Quarters Combat topic covers defensive tactics and techniques for hands-on confrontations with suspects. News about the close-in battles between police officers and dangerous suspects, as well as tips, columns, and expert opinion on preparation for the assault, as well as for the inevitable legal battles that follow, are presented here.
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May 01, 2009

Be mindful of the handcuff "rip" tactic by violent offenders

By George Demetriou NYPD Detective (retired) Since 2007, at least five police officers have been killed... - Full Story
April 30, 2009

Pa. cop honored by Obama fights suspect for duty weapon

Philadelphia Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA — Back in September 2007, rookie cop Richard Decoatsworth took... - Full Story
April 12, 2009

Ark. officer fatally shoots knife-wielding man

By Ginny Laroe Arkansas Democrat-GazettePIKE COUNTY, Ark. — A Pike County sheriff 's deputy shot... - Full Story
April 09, 2009

N.Y. officers shoot woman who stabbed cop

By Ikimulisa Livingston, Larry Celona and John Doyle New York PostRelated Articles: Training outside... - Full Story
February 20, 2009

Suspect shot after headlocking Md. officer

By Justin Fenton Baltimore SunBALTIMORE — Tuesday's fatal shooting of a 61-year-old man by Baltimore... - Full Story
February 17, 2009

Pa. officer shot, killed responding to fight

Correction: In AP articles about the shooting death of Philadelphia Police Officer John Pawlowski, The... - Full Story
February 06, 2009

Wounded Ohio officer 'stayed in the fight'

Officer Ryan Chrysler, left, gets the Hurst/Luzio Award, from Ted Kaczorowski and Sgt. Tony Luzio Sr.,... - Full Story
February 03, 2009

Md. family accused of trying to stab officers

The Associated PressSEVERN, Md. — Anne Arundel County Police said a man and his parents assaulted... - Full Story
January 22, 2009

Deputy stabs man who tried to disarm him

The Sacramento Bee SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A motorist who allegedly grabbed for a deputy’s pistol... - Full Story
January 10, 2009

La. officer injured in struggle over gun, suspect jailed

By Littice Bacon-Blood Times-PicayuneNEW ORLEANS — A 20-year-old Reserve man is in jail after wrestling... - Full Story



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