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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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November 27, 2013

2 Calif. officers shot, suspect holed up with hostage

The condition of the officers is unknown, SWAT is on scene - Full Story
November 22, 2013

Ohio SWAT officer shot, gunman killed after standoff

Danny Thornton is suspected of shooting a 9-year-old boy at point blank range in the face - Full Story
November 11, 2013

Va. sheriff's office sued over burning home

Margaret Spradlin can continue with her $1.5 million lawsuit against both the county and all the individual officers at the scene when her mobile home burned on - Full Story
November 05, 2013

Video: Bystander captures fatal Ore. city shooting

After shots are fired an officer can be heard yelling for an ambulance - Full Story
October 30, 2013

Cop who survived Wash. shootout recalls standoff

Sgt. Jeff Salstrom was shot multiple times and managed to return fire, shooting the suspect in the chest - Full Story
October 28, 2013

Texas standoff ends with 1 dead, suspect in custody

The Arlington Police stated that the suspect had been taken into custody and that searches of the apartment were under way - Full Story
October 26, 2013
Gunman surrenders after wounding 6 Calif. officers

Gunman surrenders after wounding 6 Calif. officers

Two officers were stable and a third was in serious condition after an hours-long standoff - Full Story
October 25, 2013

Minn. cop cleared in fatal standoff shooting

Miquell "Mike" Deppa, 34, was armed and threatening suicide when he aimed his weapon at deputies - Full Story
October 25, 2013

Gunman surrenders, hostages freed after standoff with NC police

Police negotiated with the gunman to release 3 people held hostage in a CVS pharmacy - Full Story
October 14, 2013

Officer, suspect wounded in Ark. shootout, 4 arrested

Officer Barry Kingston suffered a graze wound on the right leg in the exchange of gunfire - Full Story



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