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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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December 27, 2013

Fla. deputy praised for restraint during confrontation

A Pinellas sheriff's deputy avoided shooting an armed and suicidal 76-year-old man during a standoff Christmas Eve - Full Story
December 26, 2013

2 Texas officers wounded, suspect killed after manhunt

A 16-year-old suspect fired on police after a traffic stop - Full Story
December 23, 2013

Violent Okla. standoff ends in suspect's suicide

When police arrived, they found a man beating his wife in their front yard with a high-powered rifle - Full Story
December 22, 2013

Military vet surrenders after standoff, shootout with Ky. police

The suspect was shot in the arm by police before he surrendered - Full Story
December 20, 2013

Mass. police, SWAT end 9-hour standoff with robber

Brian Kalil, who was wanted for allegedly robbing a TD Bank branch, stayed in his home as police tried making contact - Full Story
December 16, 2013

Fire chief credited with saving wounded cop's life

Deputy Chief Ken Koeppen happened to be in the area and rushed to the scene where an officer was shot in the chin - Full Story
December 09, 2013

Gunman in custody after barricading self in Ga. hospital

SWAT unit negotiated with the man until he eventually surrendered, no one was hurt - Full Story
December 08, 2013

Conn. gunman kills 3, lets baby go then kills self

Police arrived to find the man fleeing with the baby and stopped him, they later found 3 women dead in an apartment - Full Story
December 02, 2013

Standoff ensues after Ohio student flashes pellet gun at cop

The teen was taken into custody after telling the resource officer he had a gun and revealed the weapon - Full Story
November 29, 2013
9 hour Calif. standoff ends with suspect arrested, hostages freed

9 hour Calif. standoff ends with suspect arrested, hostages freed

The gunman fired at police and struck a cop in his ballistic vest, had girlfriend and daughter held hostage - Full Story



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