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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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Wash. machete threat leads to standoff, fire and two deaths

The Associated Press ROCHESTER, Wash.— Two men armed with machetes threatened a neighbor and then barricaded... - Full Story

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Ga. man blows up own home in suicide attempt during stand off

The Associated Press POWDER SPRINGS, Ga.- A man who had been accused of kidnapping his girlfriend survived... - Full Story

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Three arrested after Okla. standoff

Augie Frost, Staff Writer The Oklahoman Copyright 2006 The Oklahoman, All Rights Reserved Oklahoma City... - Full Story

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Suspect found dead after standoff with police in Calif.

The Associated Press SACRAMENTO - A man was found dead inside a home Monday after an early morning standoff... - Full Story

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Man fatally shoots himself, injures woman during standoff in Utah

The Associated PressOGDEN, Utah- A man fatally shot himself during a standoff with police, and a woman... - Full Story

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Two Mass. teens arrested after standoff; gun turns out to be a toy

M. Elizabeth Roman Telegram & Gazette FITCHBURG, Mass. — Two teenagers were arrested Tuesday evening... - Full Story

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Ky. standoff ends in man's death

The Associated Press LEXINGTON, Ky.- A stand-off between Lexington police and a man who had walked away... - Full Story

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Man wanted for killing La. deputy surrenders

The Associated PressRIVER RIDGE, Louisiana- A man wanted in the shooting death of a sheriff's deputy... - Full Story

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Police: Suspect in deputy's death holding hostage in New Orleans suburb

By MARY FOSTER Associated Press Writer RIVER RIDGE, Louisiana- Dozens of heavily armed police officers... - Full Story

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Mo. house found empty after 6-hour siege

By Joel Currier and Bill Bryan St. Louis Post-Dispatch Copyright 2006 St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Inc. ST.... - Full Story



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