Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Edged Weapons  > Page 43 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


S.C. police shoot woman armed with knife

The Associated Press GREENVILLE, S.C. — A woman who was shot and killed by a Greenville police officer... - Full Story


Wash. SWAT arrest machete-wielding man after standoff

The Associated Press VANCOUVER, Wash. - A Vancouver man is in custody after keeping police at bay with... - Full Story


Ind. police fatally shoot man carrying machete

By Kevin O'Neal The Indianapolis Star Also in the news today: Wash. SWAT arrest machete-wielding man... - Full Story


Knife-wielding man attacks Calif. police; suspect fatally shot

By RaNeeka J. Claxton The Desert Sun RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Guadalupe Garcia Sanchez, 53, of Indio, died... - Full Story


Man with machete fatally shot by CHP officers

By Tiffany Hsu The Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — California Highway Patrol officers fatally shot a... - Full Story


The truth about knives

I am an advocate of carrying a good knife or two on duty. I personally carry a Cold Steel Recon... - Full Story Secure - Login Required


Calif. officers fatally shoot burglary suspects weilding yard tools

By Stuart Silverstein and Jack Leonard Los Angeles Times TORRANCE, Calif. — Two burglary suspects killed... - Full Story


Fla. deputy arrived just in time to stop knife-wielding man

By Brian Haas The Sun-Sentinel TAMARAC, Fla. — By the time Deputy Gregory Stanley arrived at the Tamarac... - Full Story


Man slices N.C. officer with box cutter

The News & Observer RALEIGH, N.C. — A man is in custody after an officer was sliced with a box cutter... - Full Story


Baltimore officer slashed; assault suspect shot

By Rona Marech The Baltimore Sun BALTIMORE, Md. — Police chased and shot a man after he slashed a police... - Full Story

Sign up for FREE
Edged Weapons eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Edged Weapons Columnists

The Police Marksman The Police Marksman
with The Police Marksman Magazine
Weinblatt's Tips Weinblatt's Tips
with Dr. Richard Weinblatt