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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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January 10, 2008

Neb. officer shoots knife-wielding man

By LORI PILGER Lincoln Journal Star LINCOLN, Neb. — A Lincoln police officer called to a disturbance... - Full Story
January 07, 2008

Teenager admits to slashing N.Y. officer's throat

The Associated Press SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — A 19-year-old Washington County man admits slashing... - Full Story
January 02, 2008

Calif. police shoot woman wielding butcher knife

By Karl Fischer Contra Costa TimesSAN PABLO, Calif. — Two San Pablo police officers fired a total... - Full Story
December 04, 2007

Alaska man charged in violent rampage with machete

By Jeannette J. Lee Associated Press Writer ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A car chase through downtown Anchorage... - Full Story
November 25, 2007

Police looking for man who stabbed Fla. deputy

By Macollvie Jean-François South Florida Sun-Sentinel TAMARAC, Fla. — Authorities are looking for... - Full Story
November 11, 2007

Pittsburgh man tries to stab K-9 and officer; suspect fatally shot

By Bobby Kerlik The Pittsburgh Tribune PITTSBURGH — An eight-year veteran Pittsburgh police officer shot... - Full Story
September 19, 2007

Bulletproof vest saves Chicago officer's life in store stabbing

By Eric Herman Chicago Sun-Times CHICAGO, Ill. — A bulletproof vest protected a Chicago Police officer... - Full Story
September 07, 2007

N.Y. officer slashed in neck released from hospital

The Associated Press Related: Slashed N.Y. officer survives near miss with death SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.... - Full Story
September 06, 2007

Man attacks Fla. officer with machete; suspect fatally shot

By Jerome Burdi The Sun-Sentinel Related: Cal. officer discusses day he shot machete-carrying man WEST... - Full Story
September 05, 2007

Slashed N.Y. officer survives near miss with death

The Associated Press Related: N.Y. officer slashed in neck released from hospital SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.... - Full Story



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