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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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Utah inmate attacks officer at hospital

Deseret Morning NewsSALT LAKE CITY, Utah — A Salt Lake County jail inmate attacked an officer and... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

Tips

Striking with the Baton in a Combat Situation

Officers throughout the nation are taught to strike the thigh and the common peroneal nerve when engaging... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

In-depth News

Is Mumbai a call to arms for police around the world?

Is Mumbai a call to arms for police around the world?

MUMBAI — The Taj Mahal hotel at dusk in Mumbai, India on Saturday, November 29, 2008. On November 26, 2008, terrorists launched a multi-faceted, well-coordinated, military-style attack against ten civilian targets, killing approximately 183 and wounding 324 in a 60-hour running gun battle. What questions should law enforcement ask in the wake of Mumbai? (AP Photo/Saurabh Das) - Full Story

Columns

Mumbai: A warning for U.S. Law Enforcement Sgt. Glenn French - SWAT Operator

Mumbai: A warning for U.S. Law Enforcement

Ed Note: Two weeks ago, less than a dozen militants held at bay some 800 well-trained police for 60 hours, th... - Full Story

Videos

Dave Young: Defensive Tactics Ground Fighting

Dave Young of Redman Training explains the importance of developing a ground fighting program in your department. He also takes you through his techniques and drills to not only develop fighting skills but the endurance and agility to win on the ground!

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Utah deputies struggle over gun with suicidal man

By Ben Winslow Deseret Morning NewsTOOELE COUNTY, Utah — A struggle over a shotgun with a suicidal... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Ill. officer collapses, dies during struggle

By Joel Hood Chicago TribuneCHICAGO — Frank Russo was known for two things around the Schaumburg... - Full Story

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Utah man resists arrest, fights officers

Deseret Morning NewsPROVO, Utah — Police say a 30-year-old man bit, kicked, scratched and spit... - Full Story

Tips

Moving towards your subject

In todays P1 video tip, trainer Joe Truncale explains why he feels that in some scenarios, moving in... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Man arrested after firing TASER at officer

The Indianapolis StarINDIANAPOLIS — An Indianapolis man was arrested after he took an officer's... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only



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