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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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Suspect dead, 2 Marshals, cop wounded in NYC shootout

The suspected sex offender was recently profiled on CNN's "The Hunt" with John Walsh.

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Suspect dead, 2 marshals, cop wounded in NYC shootout

The suspected sex offender was recently profiled on CNN's "The Hunt" with John Walsh - Full Story

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Parole agent shoots gunman 3 times in hospital standoff

Agent Clint Lund fired three shots at the man in a hospital lobby after he refused to drop his weapons.

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Video: Parole agent shoots gunman 3 times in hospital standoff

Video: Parole agent shoots gunman 3 times in hospital standoff

Agent Clint Lund fired three shots at the man in a hospital lobby after he refused to drop his weapons - Full Story

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2 Texas officers shot during standoff, suspect dead

2 Texas officers shot during standoff, suspect dead

29-year-old capital murder suspect had been spraying bullets toward officers who were outside the house in the town of La Joya - Full Story

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NY cops subdue suicidal armed robber after gun jams

As police approached, the man held the gun to his head before pointing it at officers

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Phoenix police standoff ends when suspect wakes up

Police believe the man was impaired and slept through the standoff.

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Phoenix police standoff ends when suspect wakes up

Police believe the man was impaired and slept through the standoff - Full Story

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Increased use of replica guns worries police

The gun in Stephen Corkery's hand when he allegedly robbed several Spokane businesses and walked into a fatal standoff was fake. The consequences were very real - Full Story

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Girl whose 6 family members were killed recovering

Girl whose 6 family members were killed recovering

Cassidy Stay thanked first responders Saturday while speaking to a crowd at an elementary school in her hometown of Spring - Full Story



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