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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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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Fatal shooting of Boston man called "suicide-by-cop"

By Claire Cummings The Boston Globe QUINCY, Mass. — Police shot and killed a 65-year-old Quincy man yesterday... - Full Story



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