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<p>Screenshot via Bounce Imaging.</p>

Tactical 'Bounce' Camera Scouts Out Unseen Hazards

October 30, 2012
A "bouncy-ball" camera being developed by a Massachusetts company would help SWAT officers uncover hidden threats before entering a dangerous situation.

Man Shot After 5-Hour Standoff In Fort Worth

October 30, 2012
A man who had threatened his family and pointed a weapon at responding officers was shot by a Fort Worth Police Department SWAT operator after a five-hour standoff.

Fla. SWAT Team Called Out To Deputy's Home

October 24, 2012
The Putnam County (Fla.) Sheriff's Office SWAT team was called out over the weekend to detain a drunken sheriff's deputy upset about a break-up, authorities say.
<p>Photo courtesy of ARA.</p>

ARA Pointman Tactical Robot Survives Four Point Blank Shotgun Blasts

October 19, 2012
An Applied Research Associates' Pointman tactical robot was hit four times by 12-gauge shotgun shells at close range during a Bellevue (Neb.) Police Department SWAT callout, and survived the encounter, according to the company.
<p>Photo courtesy of Shieldspike.</p>

Shieldspike Introduces Break-and-Rake Tool with Scout Mount

October 19, 2012
Shieldspike has introduced the Hammerspike XL break and rake tool with Scout Mount attachment that enables tactical teams to convert it into a pole camera.

Mich. Law Targets 'Swatting' Prank

October 17, 2012
Michigan's Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation targeting "swatting," where pranksters make 911 calls that result in tactical units responding to fake emergencies.

N.C. SWAT Team Trains with Marines Special Unit

October 10, 2012
The Lincoln County (N.C.) Sheriff's SWAT team recently endured an intense, five-day tactical training session alongside the Marine’s Special Response Team (SRT) at Camp Lejeune.

Kansas Man Shoots Officer in Face, Then Kills Self

October 2, 2012
A 19-year-old man who shot at Salina, Kan., police officers Thursday evening, hitting one in the face, may have been dead for much of the six-hour standoff that followed.

Prosecutors: Colo. Theater Shooter Threatened Professors Before Attack

September 28, 2012
The suspect in Colorado's deadly movie theater attack was barred from university property for threatening a professor, prosecutors said in court documents released Friday, raising more questions about why campus police didn't report his actions to other authorities.

Wanted Man Escapes Home Surrounded By SWAT

September 12, 2012
A man being served a felony warrant escaped from police at his home on Sunday despite SWAT teams surrounding and gassing the house in Fremont, Calif.
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