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Video: Police and Bikers Exchange Fire During Massive Texas Melee, 9 Suspects Killed, 192 Arrested

May 18, 2015
Waco police spokesman Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said some of the dead and wounded may have been struck by gunfire from law enforcement. SWAT and patrol officers responded to the melee.

BloodSTOP iX Battle Matrix Has 100% Survival Rate in Pre-clinical Trial Test

May 6, 2015
The results of a new study, conducted using military-standard protocols, demonstrate BloodSTOP iX Battle Matrix rapidly and effectively achieves hemostasis when severe and potentially fatal bleeding occurs.
<p>Photo: Dead Air Armament</p>

Atlanta S.W.A.T. Procures Dead Air Armament Suppressors

April 16, 2015
Dead Air Armament, the silent suppressor company distributed through BPI Outdoors, announced that the Dead Air 7.62 Sandman-L suppressors are part of a contract for Bergara rifles ordered by the Atlanta Police Department S.W.A.T. Unit.
<p>Photo: H Henriksen AS</p>

New Carbon Ladder Provides Rapid Access for Assault Teams

April 15, 2015
A new ladder system has been developed by the REBS division of H Henriksen AS of Norway to provide an effective means of rapid access for police, special forces, and military applications. Manufactured from carbon fiber, the CML (Carbon Multi Ladder) can be quickly and quietly assembled from 90cm sections to create a wide, stable ladder.

Barricaded Charleston Police Officer Ended Own Life

April 9, 2015
Authorities say a City of Charleston, S.C., police officer who was barricaded inside a home in West Ashley ended his own life on Thursday.

Video: Seattle SWAT Tiptoes into House to Rescue Abducted Baby

April 2, 2015
The boy's mother reported that the child's father, Daniel Lopez-Andino, physically assaulted her and drove off with the boy.

Video: South Carolina Officer Shot, Suspect in Custody

March 31, 2015
A suspect is in custody after police say he shot a West Columbia, S.C., police officer Tuesday afternoon. The bullet went through the wall and struck the officer in the head.
<p>Swatting is the act of calling in a fake active shooter or hostage situation in order to trigger a tactical police response. (Photo: File Photo)</p>

Popular Video Game Players Swatted

March 23, 2015
Last month, several hundred people were watching Joshua Peters as he played the game RuneScape from his parents’ home in St. Cloud, Minn. A video of Mr. Peters shows him suddenly leaving his computer when police officers appear at the house and order him and his family at gunpoint to lie face down on the ground.
Tags: Swatting
<p>This photo of Bill Williams and Marley, 2, was on his Facebook page.</p>

Missouri Officers Find Father, Children Dead After 23-Hour Apartment Standoff

March 17, 2015
Two children and an adult male were found dead when law enforcement made entry to a southwest Springfield, Mo., apartment Monday evening, ending a nearly 24-hour standoff situation, police said.

Lenco Industries Offers Overseas Training on Tactical Armored Vehicles

March 10, 2015
Lenco Industries Inc., offers expert training courses on the use of its BearCat tactical armored vehicles (TAVs), which are widely used to protect law enforcement and civilian populations in the face of riots, insurrections, and civic disturbances. The 3-day course for tacticians has been delivered around the world.
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