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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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Responding to hostage incidents John Stanley - Behind the Bars

Responding to hostage incidents

By Sgt. John J. Stanley LA County Sheriff's Dept. The word Attica still reverberates with meaning in the world of c... - Full Story


Texas cops kill man after 2-hour standoff

By Mike Glenn The Houston ChronicleHOUSTON — League City police don't know what prompted an armed... - Full Story


Utah police kill man who took clerk hostage

By Amy Macavinta and Aaron Falk Deseret Morning NewsWEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Officers shot and... - Full Story


Kansas City man kills himself after standoff

By Mike Rice The Kansas City StarKANSAS CITY, Mo. — late night standoff at a house in the 3800... - Full Story


Ariz. cop saved by vest, suspect arrested

The East Valley TribunePHOENIX, Ariz. — After shooting a Phoenix police officer in the chest and... - Full Story


Standoff ends with one arrest, no injuries

By Sean Garmire The Eureka Times-StandardHUMBOLDT COUNTY, Calif. — A standoff between police and... - Full Story


Standoff leaves Chicago woman, gunman dead

Related article: The Lethal Employee By Emma Graves Fitzsimmons The Chicago TribuneCHICAGO — An... - Full Story


La. police rescue baby during fatal shooting

The Associated PressMONROE, La. — A man shot and killed his estranged wife and her mother before... - Full Story


Ex-cop fires at police, killed in standoff

The Associated PressDOVER, Del. — State troopers knew it was a former California Highway Patrol... - Full Story


Standoff ends when Ga. man kills self

By Ken Sugiura and Mike Morris The Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionATLANTA — A nearly 11-hour standoff... - Full Story

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