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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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N.Y. officer shoots knife-wielding suspect

By Andrew Stickler NewsdayNASSAU, N.Y. — A Nassau police officer yesterday shot to death a knife-wielding... - Full Story

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Mass. officer stabbed by teenage EDP

Related PoliceOne article: 5 S.M.A.R.T. tips for approaching the emotionally disturbedThe Associated... - Full Story

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Maine trooper stabbed while making arrest

Related PoliceOne article: Edged Weapon Defense: Is or was the 21-foot rule valid? The Boston Globe BLUE... - Full Story

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Fla. officer shoots man using barbecue fork as weapon

By Jerome Burdi The Sun-Sentinel LAKE WORTH, Fla. — A 15-year veteran of the Lake Worth Police... - Full Story

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N.Y. officer justified in shooting knife-wielding suspect

The officer had a flashlight in one hand, trying to illuminate the moving target.By Sue Weibezahl Porter... - Full Story

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3 students stabbed at Pa. school; attacker found with explosive materials

By Kathleen Brady Shea and Art Carey Inquirer Staff Writers Officials discuss a crime scene while standing... - Full Story

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Neb. officer shoots knife-wielding man

By LORI PILGER Lincoln Journal Star LINCOLN, Neb. — A Lincoln police officer called to a disturbance... - Full Story

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Teenager admits to slashing N.Y. officer's throat

The Associated Press SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — A 19-year-old Washington County man admits slashing... - Full Story

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Calif. police shoot woman wielding butcher knife

By Karl Fischer Contra Costa TimesSAN PABLO, Calif. — Two San Pablo police officers fired a total... - Full Story

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Alaska man charged in violent rampage with machete

By Jeannette J. Lee Associated Press Writer ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A car chase through downtown Anchorage... - Full Story



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