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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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October 08, 2014

Teen in stabbing rampage to be treated in detention center

Hribal, who turned 17 last week, has been in the detention center since he stabbed 20 students and a security guard at Franklin Regional High School - Full Story
October 04, 2014

NYPD: Officer shoots, kills knife-wielding man

The son lunged at the officers with a knife in hand, and an officer shot him once in the torso - Full Story
October 02, 2014

NYPD: Police mistakenly kill man in confrontation

An unarmed man who intervened in a confrontation between police and a knife-wielding assailant died of a gunshot to the back - Full Story
September 30, 2014
Secret Service head takes heat for WH breach

Secret Service head takes heat for WH breach

Facing blistering criticism from Congress, director acknowledged the agency fell short in executing its plan to protect the White House - Full Story
September 29, 2014

NJ cop stabbed, suspect shot after attempted gun-grab

15-year veteran officer was stabbed with a 10-12 inch steak knife during a struggle on a sidewalk - Full Story
September 26, 2014

Okla. woman beheaded, reserve deputy shoots suspect

Man who had been fired from food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot - Full Story
September 24, 2014

Australian police kill suspected terrorist who stabbed officers

Officers had asked the 18-year-old man to come to a police station on Tuesday night to answer questions - Full Story
September 22, 2014
Prosecutor: 800 rounds found in car of White House intruder

Prosecutor: 800 rounds found in car of White House intruder

Investigators found more than 800 rounds of ammo, a machete and two hatchets in the car of the former soldier accused of scaling the White House fence - Full Story
September 20, 2014
Lawyer to ask feds to probe police shooting of man with sword

Lawyer to ask feds to probe police shooting of man with sword

The lawyer for the man's family says he believes police shot him not because he was carrying a sword but because of his race - Full Story
September 16, 2014
Prosecutor: Utah man killed by police had real sword, despite reports

Prosecutor: Utah man killed by police had real sword, despite reports

The Saratoga Springs Police Department is under fire over the fatal shooting of the man last Wednesday - Full Story



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