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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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February 03, 2010
30 years of the Street Survival Seminar Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

30 years of the Street Survival Seminar

Hundreds of thousands of cops have been impacted by a seminar that began with a dozen officers crammed into an elementary school classroom - Full Story
February 02, 2010
SWAT callout: The lone, barricaded, suicidal gunman Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

SWAT callout: The lone, barricaded, suicidal gunman

There are few situations that scream out, "damned if you do, damned if you don’t" like the case of the lone, barricaded, suicidal gunman - Full Story
December 23, 2009
Officers Down: The decade that was 2000 to 2009 Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Officers Down: The decade that was 2000 to 2009

As we close this year and this decade, we naturally take some time to reflect on the past in an effort... - Full Story
December 17, 2009
For one Cincinnati cop, a $200 purchase proves priceless Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

For one Cincinnati cop, a $200 purchase proves priceless

For Cincinnati Officer Daniel Kowalski, Sunday December 6, 2009 is the first day of the rest of life.... - Full Story
September 11, 2009
Police officers are the front lines in domestic counterterrorism Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Police officers are the front lines in domestic counterterrorism

American cops are "force multipliers in counterterrorism," says Fred Burton, one of the world’s foremost authorities on terrorists and terrorist organizations - Full Story
September 03, 2009
P1 First Person: Self-glorified murder-suicide threat assessment PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Self-glorified murder-suicide threat assessment

By Lt. Stephen Dintino Tredyffrin Township (Pa.) Police DepartmentLaw Enforcement Officers are faced... - Full Story
August 10, 2009
Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

"No-go" is the hardest call of all

Those of us who date our start in law enforcement to the 1970s have seen many dramatic changes in the... - Full Story
April 01, 2009
It was like a Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

It was like a "war zone" in Wisconsin

Editor’s note: One year ago today in a rural part of Wisconsin, Richland County Sheriff Darrel... - Full Story
March 06, 2009
Countering terrorist teams, part 2: The different response Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

Countering terrorist teams, part 2: The different response

Editor's note: Two weeks after the attacks in Mumbai, India—in which fewer than a dozen militants... - Full Story
February 20, 2009
Countering terrorist teams, part 1: A different threat requires a different response Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

Countering terrorist teams, part 1: A different threat requires a different response

The November 2008 attacks in Mumbai, India by teams of active shooter terrorists illustrates several... - Full Story



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