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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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October 16, 2008

Utah firefighter said "come get me" before standoff

Related articles: Utah police to review deadly force in standoff SWAT shootings raise policy questions... - Full Story
October 03, 2008

Utah SWAT team saves man in dramatic rescue

By Pay Reavy and Aaron Falk Deseret NewsSALT LAKE CITY, Utah — A dramatic rescue by a Salt Lake... - Full Story
September 29, 2008

SWAT shootings raise policy questions

Related articles: Utah police to review deadly force in standoff Utah police standoff ends in tragedyBy... - Full Story
September 26, 2008

N.C. man escapes standoff with SWAT

The News-RecordMAYODAN, N.C. — Rockingham County authorities are looking for an armed man who eluded... - Full Story
September 23, 2008

Utah police standoff ends in tragedy

After a family dispute, man holds police at bay with a gun before reportedly killing himselfBy Nate Carlisle... - Full Story
September 11, 2008

Md. man who threatened officers killed

Suspect was holed up in house and pointed rifle at police through windowBy Richard Irwin The Baltimore... - Full Story
September 09, 2008

Ariz. bank robber takes hostages, kills self

By Arthur H. Rotstein The Associated PressTUCSON, Ariz. — A gunman took several hostages during... - Full Story
September 09, 2008

Texas officers shot in standoff, gunman kills self

The Associated PressSAN ANTONIO — A man police said shot two officers who were trying to serve... - Full Story
September 05, 2008

Suspect in Ill. bank standoff is dead

By Sophia Tareen The Associated PressWHEATON, Ill. — A gunman who took a dozen hostages in a suburban... - Full Story
August 25, 2008

Maine man killed by police following standoff

The Associated PressSOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — A 29-year-old man was fatally shot by South Portland... - Full Story



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