Home  >  Topics  >  Edged Weapons  > Page 13 Related Products:  Knives
Edged Weapons

Edged Weapons

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.
Main News Columns Videos Photos

Videos

Prison escapee stabs Pa. cop, steals cruiser

The brunt of the stab was taken by the officer's body armor.

News

Prison escapee stabs Pa. cop, steals cruiser

The brunt of the stab was taken by the officer's body armor - Full Story

News

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

News

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

Videos

Vt. woman who cut officer’s throat acquitted of charges

Woman who approached an officer from behind and used a knife to cut his throat has been acquitted by a jury of an attempted murder charge.

News

Vt. woman who cut officer’s throat acquitted of charges

Vt. woman who cut officer’s throat acquitted of charges

Woman who approached an officer from behind and used a knife to cut his throat has been acquitted by a jury of an attempted murder charge - Full Story

News

12-year-old Wis. girls charged in stabbing inspired by 'Slender Man'

12-year-old Wis. girls charged in stabbing inspired by 'Slender Man'

Girls stabbed their 12-year-old friend nearly to death in the woods to please a mythological creature they learned about online - Full Story

News

Man who killed Va. officer pulled knife on deputy in 2010

Man who killed Va. officer pulled knife on deputy in 2010

Disorderly conduct charge was dropped and the assault charge was reduced to a misdemeanor under terms of a plea agreement for the 2010 incident - Full Story

Videos

89-year-old woman beats sword-wielding robber with golf club

An 89-year-old storeowner used a golf club to fight-off a robbery suspect who was armed with a sword Sunday morning.



Sign up for FREE
Edged Weapons eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Edged Weapons Columnists

Free Video Training Programs for Law Enforcement Free Video Training Programs for Law Enforcement
with The Police Officers Safety Association (POSA)
The Police Marksman The Police Marksman
with The Police Marksman Magazine