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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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December 20, 2006

Ga. SWAT fatally shoots armed man after stand-off

By Lateef Mungin and Steve Visser, Staff The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Gwinnett deputies shot and... - Full Story
December 19, 2006

Pa. man arrested after rampage, said he wanted police to "hurt me"

By Brock Parker The York Dispatch Editor's Note: Officers are increasingly finding themselves challenged... - Full Story
December 14, 2006

Neb. police fatally shoot man after 8-hour stand-off

Kristin Zagurski, Staff Writer Omaha World-Herald Nebraska State Patrol SWAT team members shot and killed... - Full Story
December 11, 2006

Calif. police fatally shoot man after 32 1/2 hour stand-off

By Jessie Faulkner The Times-Standard EUREKA- Big Bar resident Jonni Kiyoshi Honda, 51, died in a police... - Full Story
December 11, 2006

Chicago gunman believed attorney tried to steal invention for truck toilet, family says

The Associated PressCHICAGO- The gunman who went on a deadly shooting spree at a downtown law office... - Full Story
December 11, 2006

SWAT sniper fatally shoots Chicago gunman holding hostage

Editor's Note: Friday's hostage situation in Chicago was ended when a containment officer took advantage... - Full Story
December 01, 2006

Nine-hour standoff in Tex. ends in arrest

By Lisa Marie Gómez San Antonio Express-News San Antonio, TX- What started with a call of shots... - Full Story
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



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