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Close-Quarters Combat

Close-Quarters Combat

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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The Ethical Warrior: Protecting our enemies Jack E. Hoban & Bruce J. Gourlie - The Ethical Warrior

The Ethical Warrior: Protecting our enemies

The Warrior Creed — credited to the late Dr. Robert Humphrey — offers concrete guidance for developing the habits of an Ethical Warrior in your daily life - Full Story


Resident saves Ohio officer from assault

Officer Tim Marks' attacker used his baton against him - Full Story


Defense lawyer criticizes FDNY response to mob attacking cops

Cops were kicked, beaten on ground; firefighter mounted fire truck, dispersed crowd by spraying its water cannon - Full Story


Fire crew sprays down NY cops' attackers

A mob attacked police officers until a firetruck arrived to spray the perpetrators - Full Story


Dan Marcou: Sankyo Secure - Login Required

In this video, Lt. Dan Marcou demonstrates SANKYO, an Aikido defensive technique that will immobilize an attacker without causing injury.


Four cops restrain naked Calif. bodybuilder

Police say a naked, 300-pound bodybuilder savagely beat a Southern California couple at their home - Full Story


Witness does '180,' vindicates Wash. cop

Officer James J. Lee was charged with assault for kicking a teen inside a convenience store - Full Story


NY man caught smoking pot dies after fight with cop

No shots were fired during the incident at College of Staten Island - Full Story


Training recruits the 'tactical M&Ms' Sgt. Steve "Pappy" Papenfuhs - Training to Think

Training recruits the 'tactical M&Ms'

FTOs play an important role in the development of young officers, such as in the instruction of maximizing advantage, minimizing exposure, and maintaining the ability to maneuver - Full Story


Are TASERs 'overused' or just plain used? Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Are TASERs 'overused' or just plain used?

Departments could require that every update of TASER training also includes an update of empty hand techniques — including transition exercises back and forth between each - Full Story

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Close-Quarters Combat Columnists

Training to Win Training to Win
with Jeff Paynter
Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts
with Force Science Institute