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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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August 03, 2006

Armed 16-year-old surrenders after hostage standoff in Vt. bank

By WILSON RING Associated Press Writer EAST THETFORD, Vermont- An armed 16-year-old walked into a bank,... - Full Story
August 01, 2006

Authorities: Intoxicated officer arrested after Mont. standoff

The Associated Press HAVRE, Mont.- An off-duty police officer who was apparently intoxicated and upset... - Full Story
July 31, 2006

Tear gas ends Calif. Starbucks standoff

The Associated Press BELL, Calif.- An armed robbery suspect locked himself into a Starbucks restroom... - Full Story
July 24, 2006

Texas truck chase and standoff ends with woman safe

By JULIA GLICK Associated Press Writer DALLAS- A man who carjacked an 18-wheeler and held the driver... - Full Story
July 24, 2006

Wash. machete threat leads to standoff, fire and two deaths

The Associated Press ROCHESTER, Wash.— Two men armed with machetes threatened a neighbor and then barricaded... - Full Story
July 21, 2006

Ga. man blows up own home in suicide attempt during stand off

The Associated Press POWDER SPRINGS, Ga.- A man who had been accused of kidnapping his girlfriend survived... - Full Story
July 18, 2006

Three arrested after Okla. standoff

Augie Frost, Staff Writer The Oklahoman Copyright 2006 The Oklahoman, All Rights Reserved Oklahoma City... - Full Story
July 17, 2006

Suspect found dead after standoff with police in Calif.

The Associated Press SACRAMENTO - A man was found dead inside a home Monday after an early morning standoff... - Full Story
June 25, 2006

Man fatally shoots himself, injures woman during standoff in Utah

The Associated PressOGDEN, Utah- A man fatally shot himself during a standoff with police, and a woman... - Full Story
June 23, 2006

Two Mass. teens arrested after standoff; gun turns out to be a toy

M. Elizabeth Roman Telegram & Gazette FITCHBURG, Mass. — Two teenagers were arrested Tuesday evening... - Full Story



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