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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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Texas man rams station, attacks deputy

By Mike Lee The Star-TelegramGRAFORD, Texas — A Palo Pinto County sheriff's deputy fatally shot... - Full Story

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Chicago police wound knifing suspect

By Dan P. Blake The Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — Chicago police shot and wounded a man Tuesday morning... - Full Story

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Officer honored for actions during knife attack

By Dennis Sullivan The Chicago TribuneJOLIET, Ill. — Richard Trafton won the Joliet Police Department's... - Full Story

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Edged weapons defense for close quarter attacks

In most knife attacks an officer may be surprised by a subject attacking them with not only a knife but... - Full Story Secure - Login Required

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N.C. officer fatally shoots man with knife

By Deborah Hirsh The Charlotte ObserverGASTONIA, N.C. - A Gastonia police officer Thursday shot and killed... - Full Story

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Man attacks N.Y. officer with knife

The Associated PressRochester, N.Y. — A 29-year-old man faces charges after he allegedly stabbed... - Full Story

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Officer shoots knife-wielding burglar

The Associated PressSYRACUSE, N.Y. — A 25-year-old man admits he tried to attack an upstate New... - Full Story

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Court deputy fatally shoots knife-wielding man

The Fresno BeeMERCED, CA — The man shot dead at the Merced County Superior Courthouse on Monday... - Full Story

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Texas officer stabbed in head

By John S. Merculief The San Angelo Standard-TimesSAN ANGELO, Texas — A San Angelo police officer... - Full Story

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Mass. officer shoots knife-wielding suspect

By JEssica Fargen The Boston HeraldLOWELL, Mass. — Lowell police responding to a domestic dispute... - Full Story



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