FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

ESS Crossbow Photochromic Ballistic Eyeshield - ESS Eyepro
The ESS Crossbow Photochromic eyeshield is created using Transition Optics...

News - SWAT

RSS FEED
Displaying 681  -  690  of  1405

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.

Philly Cop Struck By Partner's Bullet

September 12, 2012
A Philadelphia Police officer was wounded late Tuesday by a ricochet from a shotgun round fired by his partner during a vehicle stop. Jose Roman, a 44-year-old SWAT officer, had the wind knocked out of him when he was hit, but recovered and handcuffed a suspect.
<p>Photo courtesy of West &nbsp;Bloomfield PD.</p>

Michigan Cop Killed Inside Suicidal Man's Home

September 10, 2012
West Bloomfield (Mich.) Police Officer Patrick O'Rourke was shot and killed when he entered the bedroom of a suicidal man and was met with gunfire late Sunday. The shooting led to a standoff police resolved Monday afternoon when a Michigan State Police robot helped police confirm the suspect was dead inside the home.
<p>Photo courtesy of Todd Young.</p>

Todd Young Returns To Full Duty

September 6, 2012
Almost two years to the day after he was critically wounded in a gunfight with a Norteño gang member, Fremont (Calif.) Police Detective Todd Young returned to the job he knows best—pursuing high-risk gang suspects.

Wash. Sniper Killed After Firing at SWAT

September 4, 2012
A man who fired on SWAT officers while in the woods outside Arlington, Wash., on Sunday was shot and killed after Snohomish County Sheriff's deputies responded to the scene.
<p>SWAT operator clearing a room on&nbsp;<span>&quot;Elite Tactical Unit: S.W.A.T.&quot;</span>&nbsp;Copyright Outdoor Channel 2013.</p>

SWAT Reality Show Arrives at Outdoor Channel

August 31, 2012
The Outdoor Channel in January will begin airing "Elite Tactical Unit: S.W.A.T.," a law enforcement reality show featuring 14 real SWAT operators competing in challenges.
<p>Photo: Milspec</p>

NTOA Recommends Milspec's Cobra Cuffs

August 31, 2012
The National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) has recommended Milspec Plastics' Cobra Cuffs, which received a 4.88 out of 5.0 score via the Member Tested and Recommended program.
<p>Photo: POLICE file</p>

LAPD SWAT Members Investigated for Reselling Guns

August 29, 2012
LAPD SWAT members may have resold department handguns for a profit, according to an independent watchdog's report. One officer has been relieved of duty.
<p>The MK-9S delivers 8 to 10 short bursts and has an effective range of over 15 feet, with a total weight of 12.7 ounces.</p>

Defense Technology Announces New First Defense OC Vapor

August 28, 2012
The MK-9S is a pepper spray with an intense concentration of major capsaicinoids that is non-flammable and produces a high volume mist, exceeding CRT and DOT flammability protocols. This formulation evaporates in a very short distance, eliminating the need for extensive area clean-up or personal decontamination procedures.
Police Magazine