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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 25, 2006

Police say gunman in deadly hostage standoff in Chicago was unpredictable

By SOPHIA TAREEN, Associated Press Writer CHICAGO- The gunman was calm one moment and frantic the next.... - Full Story
November 25, 2006

Man storms Miami Herald building with "gun"; surrenders after 2-hour standoff

Related Story: Gunman, hostage die in 23-hour Chicago standoff The Associated Press MIAMI- A cartoonist... - Full Story
November 24, 2006

Police surround Miami Herald building after reports of gunman inside

By JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press Writer MIAMI- Employees at The Miami Herald were told to evacuate Friday... - Full Story
November 24, 2006

Gunman, hostage die in 23-hour Chicago standoff

Related: Police say gunman in deadly hostage standoff in Chicago was unpredictable See also: Man storms... - Full Story
November 23, 2006

Chicago police in 20+ hour standoff with hostage-taker

The Associated Press CHICAGO — A standoff between Chicago police and a gunman holding two women hostage... - Full Story
November 19, 2006

Texas: Stolen vehicle check ends in standoff

By Barbara Ramirez Caller-Times A routine check for stolen vehicles Thursday led Corpus Christi Police... - Full Story
November 15, 2006

W.Va. man overpowered by hostage during standoff

By Tara Tuckwiller Charleston Gazette STOLLINGS- A gunman who held six people in a Logan County pharmacy... - Full Story
November 15, 2006

SWAT leader: "This is about as dangerous as it gets..."

Fla. gang member with assault rifle found dead after standoff By Rebecca Dellagloria and David Ovalle... - Full Story
November 14, 2006

Police arrest W.Va. man, hostages unharmed

The Associated Press STOLLINGS, W.Va.- Six people were temporarily held hostage at a Logan County pharmacy... - Full Story
November 14, 2006

Shots fired during police standoff with Fla. man

The Associated Press HOMESTEAD, Fla.- A man barricaded himself in a home in a standoff with police Monday,... - Full Story



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