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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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2 Calif. officers shot, suspect holed up with hostage

The condition of the officers is unknown, SWAT is on scene - Full Story

Videos

Ohio SWAT officer shot, gunman killed after standoff

Danny Thornton is suspected of shooting a 9-year-old boy at point blank range in the face, as well as woman before he was killed by police.

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Ohio SWAT officer shot, gunman killed after standoff

Danny Thornton is suspected of shooting a 9-year-old boy at point blank range in the face - Full Story

News

Va. sheriff's office sued over burning home

Margaret Spradlin can continue with her $1.5 million lawsuit against both the county and all the individual officers at the scene when her mobile home burned on - Full Story

Videos

Bystander captures fatal Ore. city shooting

Tim Gleason, 55, was about to head to the store on Sunday when fire and police vehicles, sirens blaring, barreled down his Oregon City street.

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Video: Bystander captures fatal Ore. city shooting

After shots are fired an officer can be heard yelling for an ambulance - Full Story

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Cop who survived Wash. shootout recalls standoff

Sgt. Jeff Salstrom was shot multiple times and managed to return fire, shooting the suspect in the chest.

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Cop who survived Wash. shootout recalls standoff

Sgt. Jeff Salstrom was shot multiple times and managed to return fire, shooting the suspect in the chest - Full Story

Videos

Standoff in progress between Texas police and gunman

Police believe the suspect has multiple weapons and a SWAT unit has arrived on scene.

Columns

Urban Shield 2013: Embedding firefighters and EMTs into a SWAT response Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Urban Shield 2013: Embedding firefighters and EMTs into a SWAT response

Scenario #19 at Urban Shield 2013 challenged the competing SWAT teams to incorporate personnel from the Fremont (Calif.) Fire Department into their plans to deal with an active shooter - Full Story



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