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Week 371
February 8, 2008
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Featured News:
Mo. gunman fatally shoots 2 officers, 3 others during rampage

AP Photo/Jeff Roberson

KIRKWOOD, Mo. — A gunman with a history of acrimony against civic leaders stormed City Hall during a council meeting Thursday night, killing two police officers and three city officials before law enforcers fatally shot him.

The victims at the meeting in suburban St. Louis were killed after the gunman rushed the council chambers and began firing as he yelled "Shoot the mayor!" ... Full Story
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Interview and Interrogation Tips:
Quoting statements in an open account: Truthful or deceptive?

AP Photo/Haraz Ghanbari

During most interviews the investigator should develop an open, or narrative account from the subject because this encourages the subject to relate everything relative to the area of inquiry.

There are many aspects of an open account that can be analyzed to assess the credibility of the person making it ... Full Story
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Using the 'shoulder lock'
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In this week's PoliceOne Video Tactical Tip, DT Instructor Dave Young illustrates three scenarios in which the "shoulder lock" might be applied.

He also explains the benefits this technique has for LEOs as well as the cautions that should be taken ... Full Tip

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News and Announcements

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SWAT officer fatally shot in Calif. shootout
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Suit forces Chicago PD to hold arrestees a shorter time
[Chicago, IL]

Pa. police seize 410 weapons from suspect's home
[Greensburg, PA]

Woman shoots 2, herself at La. college
[Baton Rouge, LA]


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