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The Edged Weapons topic covers news, tips, tactics and equipment officers need to defend against blade attacks. Whether it’s a butcher knife, a machete, an axe, or a pocket knife, police officers face the threat of an edged weapon attack exponentially more often than a firearm.
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Machete, pill bottles found near Pa. rampage suspect

Machete, pill bottles found near Pa. rampage suspect

Bradley Stone had an ax, a machete and two prescription pill bottles beside him when he was found dead Tuesday in the woods after killing 6 - Full Story

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No terrorism link seen in NY synagogue attack

No terrorism link seen in NY synagogue attack

Man with a history of mental illness slipped into the headquarters of a major Jewish organization and stabbed an Israeli student in the head - Full Story

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Ore. police fatally shoot suspect in killing of student

Dash cam has been released of the fatal November 15 shooting of an armed man wanted in the stabbing death of a university student.

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NY police kill knife-wielding man in synagogue attack

Emotionally disturbed man who refused to drop his knife after stabbing an Israeli student in the head was shot and killed by an officer.

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Video: NY police kill knife-wielding man in synagogue attack

Emotionally disturbed man who refused to drop his knife after stabbing an Israeli student in the head was shot and killed by an officer - Full Story

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Video: Ore. police fatally shoot suspect in killing of student

Video: Ore. police fatally shoot suspect in killing of student

Dash cam has been released of the fatal November 15 shooting of an armed man wanted in the stabbing death of a university student - Full Story

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Detroit PD argues for TASERs after rookie cop slashed in face

A rookie Detroit Police officer is being credited with saving his partner during a razor-blade attack Saturday by a woman with possible mental health issues - Full Story

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Police kill knife-wielding man at crowded Hollywood intersection

Video captured the aftermath of the fatal shooting by officers who responded to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon - Full Story

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Trial set to begin in stabbing death of Pa. K-9

Trial set to begin in stabbing death of Pa. K-9

Man accused of killing Pittsburgh police K-9 Rocco and wounding several officers, including the dog's handler - Full Story

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Suspect in Amtrak attacks says he saw demon before stabbings

Passenger accused of stabbing 4 on an Amtrak train told police he began the attack after seeing another man turn into a demon - Full Story



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