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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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May 19, 2014
NYPD officers fatally shoot man attacking with scissors

NYPD officers fatally shoot man attacking with scissors

The incident was the fourth police-involved shooting in the city in a week - Full Story
May 17, 2014
Calif. fire chief arrested in stabbing death

Calif. fire chief arrested in stabbing death

Orville "Moe" Fleming was arrested after a detective spotted him boarding a public bus - Full Story
May 15, 2014
Chicago man threatens cop with ice pick, rants about Freemasons

Chicago man threatens cop with ice pick, rants about Freemasons

Man charged Tuesday after he allegedly brandished an ice pick at an officer and threatened to stab him with it - Full Story
May 14, 2014
Texas man charged after throwing knife at cop's face

Texas man charged after throwing knife at cop's face

Caller reported he had been assaulted by his roommate who has mental health issues - Full Story
May 09, 2014

Minn. cop's tourniquet training saves life of woman brutally stabbed

Within the span of a few critical minutes, a convergence of skill, tourniquets and the victims' own fortitude saved the life of a University of Minnesota student - Full Story
May 08, 2014
Video: Texas officer fatally shoots knife-wielding suspect

Video: Texas officer fatally shoots knife-wielding suspect

Video captures the fatal Nov. 4 shooting of a suspect holding a knife after officers deploy a TASER multiple times - Full Story
May 05, 2014

Wis. man who stabbed deputies had schizophrenia

The man who stabbed 2 officers Thursday had schizophrenia and had been contacted numerous times in the past by police - Full Story
May 02, 2014

2 Wis. deputies stabbed, suspect killed

A Dane County sheriff's deputy fatally shot a man who had stabbed two other deputies during a disturbance Thursday - Full Story
April 30, 2014
Video: Harlem stabbing sparks chaotic clash between crowd and NYPD

Video: Harlem stabbing sparks chaotic clash between crowd and NYPD

As NYPD officers responded to the scene, spectators grew in number and about 100 additional officers were called to the scene - Full Story
April 29, 2014

Good Samaritan stabbed to death chasing robbery suspect

Sheriff's officials say a Good Samaritan suffered fatal stab wounds while chasing a thief who allegedly stabbed a woman and stole her purse - Full Story



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