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Standoff Situations

Standoff Situations

Standoff Situations

The Standoff Situations topic page offers a variety of tactical tips and strategic concepts to make sure the innocents are spared, the subject is secured, and the officers go home safely. When a suspect is barricaded in place, many things must happen for a successful resolution, such as setting up outer and inner perimeters, and making contact with the subject.
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Hostage killed, 2 officers wounded in Okla. motel shootout

Police say he shot the hostage while using her as a shield to flee the hotel the room.

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MMA fighter surrenders after live-tweeting standoff

Officers arrived at his house to arrest him on warrants in connection with domestic violence and stalking charges - Full Story

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Chicago captain shot, suspect dead in standoff

Capt. Ed Kulbida was shot in the shoulder and is expected to be okay.

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Chicago captain shot, suspect killed in standoff

Capt. Ed Kulbida was shot in the shoulder and is expected to be okay - Full Story

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La. police fatally shoot fellow deputy in domestic dispute

A Louisiana deputy was shot and killed by his follow officers after opening fire during a domestic dispute Wednesday.

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La. police fatally shoot fellow deputy in domestic dispute

A Louisiana deputy was shot and killed by his fellow officers after opening fire during a domestic dispute Wednesday - Full Story

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LA cops rescue woman from rooftop burglar

Video captured a woman’s rooftop escape from a burglar as police drew their guns and provided a fire ladder.

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Video: LA cops rescue woman from rooftop burglar

Video: LA cops rescue woman from rooftop burglar

Video captured a woman’s rooftop escape from a burglar as police drew their guns and provided a fire ladder - Full Story

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Trending topics: When a suspect turns to social media

By PoliceOne Staff For this week’s ‘Trending Topics,’ we take a look at five stories... - Full Story

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Suspect surrenders in 18-hour Idaho reservation standoff

An armed man surrendered Saturday night following an 18-hour standoff on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation - Full Story



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