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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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October 31, 2014

Police: Man swings ax at DC officer in attack

Officer suffered a minor injury while struggling with the man in an unprovoked attack early Friday.
October 30, 2014

Crowd cheers as attacked NY cop leaves hospital

A rookie NYPD officer was met with applause by fellow officers as he made a step toward recovery following a hatchet attack last week.
October 24, 2014

Ariz. officer improving after collision in OIS

Police identified suspect as Jeremy Bustos, 43, and said he was rushed to a hospital along with an Avondale police officer who was injured in the collision.
October 24, 2014

Motive sought in hatchet attack on NYC officers

Asked on Thursday if the attack could be related to terrorism, Police Commissioner William Bratton didn't rule it out.
October 23, 2014

Ariz. police shoot man with machete, officer seriously injured

Police in suburban Phoenix say officers shot a machete-wielding man after chasing him in a stolen truck he rammed into a police patrol car, seriously injuring an officer.
October 14, 2014

NM officer fatally shoots teen carrying replica

June 8 shooting of a teenager who displayed what turned out to be a cap gun was determined to be justified Wednesday.
October 02, 2014

NYPD: Police mistakenly kill man in confrontation

An unarmed man who intervened in a confrontation between police and a knife-wielding assailant died of a gunshot to the back.
September 29, 2014

NJ cop stabbed, suspect shot after attempted gun-grab

15-year veteran officer was stabbed with a 10-12 inch steak knife during a struggle on a sidewalk.
September 26, 2014

Okla. woman beheaded, reserve deputy shoots suspect

Man who had been fired from food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot.



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