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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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June 23, 2014
Video: NJ cops' first use of TASER subdues schizophrenic woman

Video: NJ cops' first use of TASER subdues schizophrenic woman

Police in Camden used a TASER for the first time to take down a mentally ill woman threatening officers with a foot-long knife - Full Story
June 21, 2014

Texas cop kills man charging with knife in-hand

Officers were investigating a disturbance call when the man charged at them and was shot several times - Full Story
June 17, 2014

Family assaults officers in melee at NH amusement park

Five members of a Vt. family fought officersafter security told them to leave their knives in the car - Full Story
June 17, 2014

Troopers fatally shoot knife-wielding man on Seattle bridge

Incident began when State Patrol received multiple 911 calls about a tan pickup stopped in the center lanes of the bridge - Full Story
June 13, 2014
Video: Footage reveals APD efforts to negotiate in deadly foothills shooting

Video: Footage reveals APD efforts to negotiate in deadly foothills shooting

New videos show negotiations with officers attempting to get James Boyd to leave his campground slowly deteriorated over the course of three hours - Full Story
June 11, 2014

Prison escapee stabs Pa. cop, steals cruiser

The brunt of the stab was taken by the officer's body armor - Full Story
June 08, 2014
OJ Simpson case taught police what not to do at a crime scene

OJ Simpson case taught police what not to do at a crime scene

The O.J. Simpson murder trial cast a harsh light on police and forensic work, and gave law enforcement a textbook example of what not to do - Full Story
June 06, 2014
Police arrest ex-con in brutal NY stabbing of children

Police arrest ex-con in brutal NY stabbing of children

Recently released convict was charged in the stabbing death of a 6-year-old boy and critical wounding of a 7-year-old girl in an elevator - Full Story



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