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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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Standoffs tax police resources in Mo.

Life-threatening calls get priority; others put on hold. By Ryan Slight Springfield News-Leader SPRINGFIELD,... - Full Story

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Wash. officer, hostage shot amid 20-hour standoff

By The Associated Press Watch video VANCOUVER, Wash. — Police arrested a weapons suspect early Thursday... - Full Story

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2 Kan. officers shot responding to hostage standoff

The Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. — A hostage standoff at an apartment complex ended early Wednesday... - Full Story

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Parolee shot by Tex. deputy after standoff

JOHNSON COUNTY, TX — A Johnson County deputy shot a 51-year-old parolee Monday after the man refused... - Full Story

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10 steps to improving your high-risk communication

Dennis L. Conroy, Ph.D. Provided by KRM Law Enforcement Training Division There are times in every police... - Full Story

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Man found dead after shootout, standoff with Ga. deputies

By Mike Morris The Atlanta Journal-Constitution WALTON COUNTY, Ga. — A Walton County man was found dead... - Full Story

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Fla. man shoots officers, cuts hostages during standoff

By Macollvie Jean-Francois The Sun-Sentinel HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — A tip for anyone having houseguests over:... - Full Story

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Parolee shoots one, then self after standoff with Chicago police

By Andrew Wang Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — A parolee out of prison for two months shot a man on Chicago's... - Full Story

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Hostage standoff: SLC police kill armed suspect

The Salt Lake Tribune SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Salt Lake City police this afternoon shot and killed a desperate... - Full Story

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Tex. man takes hostage after police chase

By KEVIN MORAN Houston Chronicle HOUSTON, Tex. — A Houston motel guest was taken hostage this morning... - Full Story



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