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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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NM police sued over fatal camper shooting

Lawsuit filed Friday says the more than 40 officers dispatched to handle James Boyd had "no meaningful control" of the standoff - Full Story

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Cops TASER knife-wielding man seeking ‘suicide by cop’

Surveillance video captured a tense standoff between a man armed with two knives and officers in an Ariz. jail.

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Video: Cops TASER knife-wielding man seeking ‘suicide by cop’

Video: Cops TASER knife-wielding man seeking ‘suicide by cop’

Surveillance video captured a tense standoff between a knife-wielding man and officers in a jail - Full Story

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Mich. cops have tense standoff with open carry advocate

Police have released 911 calls and footage of a tense May 4 standoff between an open-carry advocate and officers.

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Video: Mich. cops have tense standoff with open carry advocate

Police have released 911 calls and footage of a tense May 4 standoff between an open-carry advocate and officers - Full Story

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Footage reveals APD efforts to negotiate in deadly shooting

New videos released by NM police show negotiations with officers attempting to get James Boyd to leave his campground slowly deteriorated over the course of three hours.

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Video: Footage reveals APD efforts to negotiate in deadly foothills shooting

Video: Footage reveals APD efforts to negotiate in deadly foothills shooting

New videos show negotiations with officers attempting to get James Boyd to leave his campground slowly deteriorated over the course of three hours - Full Story

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Wash. suspect commits suicide after 7-hour police standoff

The daylong stalemate began around 9:30 a.m. when someone fired a gun in a second-story apartment - Full Story

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LA suspect arrested after pursuit, armed standoff

Man armed with a rifle climbed onto the roof of a home after a pursuit Monday and then barricaded himself in a house - Full Story



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Standoff Situations Columnists

Unleashing Your Inner Warrior Unleashing Your Inner Warrior
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