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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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Fla. deputies injured after suspect lunges for gun in courtroom

By SARAH PROHASKA Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Copyright 2006 The Palm Beach Newspapers, Inc. FORT PIERCE-... - Full Story


Ohio: Despite training, officers sometimes lose guns

Police are taught how to keep their weapons out of the hands of bad guys By GABRIEL BAIRD Plain Dealer... - Full Story


Mass. man steals officer's gun, shoots him in leg

Member submission: LOWELL, Mass.- A Lowell man was ordered held on high bail Thursday after his arraignment... - Full Story


Weapon retention training

Video: Broadband Dialup Download Windows Media PlayerIn the Line of Duty's video training program,... - Full Story Secure - Login Required


Edged Weapon Defense: Is or was the 21-foot rule valid? (Part 2) Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Edged Weapon Defense: Is or was the 21-foot rule valid? (Part 2)

Part 2 of a 2-Part Series EDITOR'S NOTE: For the record, the 21-Foot Rule, when accurately stated, s... - Full Story


Cases of Officers Killed by Their Own Guns Likely Will Not Change R.I. Policies

By BROOKE DONALD The Associated Press Over a recent six-week period, a handful of officers from Rhode... - Full Story


Providence Detective Killed with Own Gun by Suspect During Questioning

By ELIZABETH ZUCKERMAN The Associated Press PROVIDENCE, R.I. - A police detective was shot to death with... - Full Story


Do police officers need knives? The Police Officers Safety Association (POSA) - Free Video Training Programs for Law Enforcement

Do police officers need knives?

by Ralph Mroz Ralph Mroz is a police officer in Western Massachusetts currently assigned to his county’... - Full Story


Where have all the batons gone? Dave Young - Specialized Training & Tactics

Where have all the batons gone?

Introducing the Rapid Rotation Baton (RRB) The 21st century has ushered in a new phase of non-lethal ... - Full Story


How do I relax during groundfighting? Tony Blauer - SPEARtips: Close Quarter Tactics with Tony Blauer

How do I relax during groundfighting?

QUESTION: What is the best way to stay physically & mentally relaxed during fight? Especially as it relates... - 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