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Ore. police shoot man who rammed car into courthouse
SALEM, Oregon- Police shot a man after he crashed a truck into a downtown courthouse early Saturday, ending a pursuit that began when he allegedly set fire to several squad cars in a nearby town and shot at an officer who chased him ... Full Story

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(above) Police exit the Marion County Courthouse after a pickup truck that crashed through the front doors of the building Saturday in Salem, Ore. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

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Seven things never to say to anyone, and why
Part Two
with Dr. George Thompson

In Part 1 of this special PoliceOne.com series, I shared the first four of seven things I suggest you never say to anyone:
1. "Hey you! Come here!"
2. "Calm down!" ... Full Story

Related: Part One

Visit Thompson's P1 columnP-1 Verbal Judo tactics & techniques

PoliceOne Training Tip:

Post event de-escalation tactics
by Columnist & Instructor Gary Klugiewicz
One of the most under-utilized police verbal tactics is to employ "Subject Debriefing," i.e. a post event de-escalation tactic, at the end of a physical confrontation. When you're bringing a combative subject down ... Full Story

Officer Down:
Dallas officer killed in shootout
[Dallas, TX]

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