Home  >  Topics  >  Standoff Situations  > Page 94
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.
Main News Columns Videos Products Photos


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Tear gas brings Mass. man out of home

Linda Bock, Telegram & Gazette Staff Copyright 2006 Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Inc. All Rights... - Full Story


N.C. officer shoots man during standoff

From Staff Reports The News and Observer Copyright 2006 The News and Observer DURHAM- A Durham man was... - Full Story

In-depth News

Officer and suspect killed after standoff in Texas

Officer and suspect killed after standoff in Texas

Smith County Constable Dale Geddie (left), 45, was killed, and Deputy Daniel Leon, 34, was shot while they responded to a domestic disturbance call Wednesday. Officers fatally shot the suspect, 52-year-old Joseph Earl Walsh, after a 2-hour standoff with police. (AP Photo/Smith County Sheriff's Office) - Full Story

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Standoff Situations Columnists

New York Tactical New York Tactical
with NYTOA – The New York Tactical Officers Association
Practical Police Psychology Practical Police Psychology
with Dr. Laurence Miller