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Search Result: Handcuffing Suspects

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Video: Handcuffed Man Shoots at Denver Police Officer

May 15, 2014
A man arrested for weapons violations managed to shoot at a police officer from the back of a patrol car in a Denver police substation parking lot.

California Woman Performs "Houdini Move" in Handcuffs, Spits in Officer's Face

May 13, 2014
A Richmond, Calif., woman described as "Houdini" for her ability to flip her handcuffed arms over her head spent Mother's Day in a jail cell after allegedly fighting with family and spitting in a police officer's face, authorities said.

Video: Suspect Jumps From Moving Cruiser

September 18, 2013
Patrol car video has surfaced of a burglary suspect jumping from a moving Dayton (Ohio) Police cruiser, raising questions about how the officer secured him in the rear seat.

Suspect Jumps From Moving Cruiser

September 18, 2013

A Dayton (Ohio) Police in-car video system captured an uncuffed suspect leaping from a moving cruiser, after opening the door through an open window. Read the full story here.

Video: Fla. Officers Probed In Rough DUI Arrest

September 11, 2013
Two Tallahassee (Fla.) Police officers have been placed on administrative leave as part of an excessive force probe stemming from the arrest of Christina West for drunk driving on Aug. 10.

Passive Resister Response

August 28, 2013

If someone is a true passive resister, you simply need to do for the arrestee what he or will not do himself. If he stands, but refuses to put his hands behind his back, you and your partner do this for him, place him in handcuffs, and escort him to the squad car.

Handcuffing Suspects: 3 Techniques

July 10, 2013

Too many officers try to handcuff a suspect while he or she is still fighting. Before you can handcuff a suspect, you must obtain control. Here are three techniques for when you're on your own (rear leg sweep), with a partner (rear takedown), or with a group of three or more officers (the swarm). Read our feature, "Closing the Gap," for the full story. Photos by Amaury Murgado.

Video: Utah Suspect Slips Cuffs, Steals Cruiser

July 8, 2013
Patrol car video released by the Riverdale (Utah) PD shows a suspect wriggling out of his handcuffs and driving away in a police cruiser. Gordon Graham, 35, was eventually arrested after leading police on a two-county chase.

Pa. Man Steals Cruiser, Arrested After Pursuit

June 10, 2013
A Pennsylvania man freed himself from custody and led police on a pursuit with a stolen state police cruiser on Saturday night before he was captured.

Handcuffed Suspect Fires at Texas Officers

June 6, 2013
A suspect arrested for riding a stolen motorcycle was shot and killed after he fired a concealed handgun at officers from inside a police SUV on Tuesday. The suspect had concealed a handgun from the arresting officers.

Safe Prisoner Transport

May 6, 2013

Every year, prisoners escape custody. But using the proper restraints and techniques for each prisoner transfer situation will help ensure the safety of yourself and other law enforcement officers.

Video: 'Super Drunk' Mich. Principal Slips Cuffs

April 30, 2013
A Michigan elementary school principal arrested for drunk driving can be seen on an officer's cruiser video system slipping out of her handcuffs and attempting to hand them to the officer.

High School Student Shoots Self in Police Car

December 5, 2012
A student from Houston's North Shore Senior High School shot himself in the head while handcuffed in a police car.

Video: The Hazards of 'Bath Salts'

June 5, 2012
Officers who may confront a subject under the influence of bath salts must approach with caution. However, several doctors interviewed by POLICE Magazine offered suggestions for dealing with this emerging threat.

Miss. District Halts Handcuffing of Students

May 29, 2012
Jackson, Miss., public schools will no longer handcuff students to poles or other objects and will train staff at its alternative school on better methods of discipline.

Ga. Chief Backs Cop Who Handcuffed 6-Year-Old After Tantrum

April 17, 2012
A Georgia police chief backed his officer's decision to handcuff a 6-year-old girl after her tantrum in a school office caused an injury to the principal. Milledgeville (Ga.) Police Chief Dray Swicord said the officer who handcuffed kindergartner Salecia Johnson is not under investigation.

Video: Fighting Fire With Fire

January 30, 2012
I believe that police unions can get together to produce an educational video exploring the matter of force. Since we know the news media isn't going to grant us the air time to actually run our wonderful and well-produced infommercial, we can post the video on YouTube.

NYPD Promotes Slain Cop's Partner

December 25, 2011
Commissioner Ray Kelly promoted Officer Glenn Estrada to detective for arresting Lamont Pride in the fatal shooting of Officer Peter Figoski during a home invasion in Brooklyn.

Video: Handcuffing with Hands On the Head

September 29, 2011
Handcuffing a suspect after asking him to place his hands on top of his head may look good on cop shows, but it puts you at greater risk. It may be effective to cover a suspect, but police combat trainer Lt. Kevin Dillon says it should be avoided for pat-downs and handcuffing.

Handcuffing with Hands On the Head

September 29, 2011

POLICE Magazine has teamed up with Lt. Kevin Dillon, a retired officer and trainer who developed the L.O.C.K.U.P. system, for a video series focusing on police combat strategies and tactics. In this segment, Lt. Dillon demonstrates a safer position from which to handcuff a suspect than the "hands on the head" position.

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