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Sept. 23, 2016

Mongolian Armed Forces, U.S. Marines host senior military leader’s seminar during NOLES

After 12 days of instruction and hands-on training, the Non-Lethal Weapons Executive Seminar (NOLES) 2016 came to an end with the closing ceremony during the leadership seminar, Sept. 23, 2016.Service

Sept. 22, 2016

126th, 375th SFS/LRS participate in non-lethal weapons training

The United States Transportation Command and the Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate organized a non-lethal weapons training and demonstration Sept. 8 at the Illinois National Guard training center

April 27, 2016

Command and General Staff Officers Course students conduct non-lethal weapons familiarization

Students from the Command and General Staff Officers Course participated in a non-lethal weapons range at the Lansing Correctional Facility Range on April 14. The range experience with administrative

April 4, 2016

CLB-2 completes non-lethal weapons training

Marines and sailors with Combat Logistics Battalion 2 participated in the unit’s final exercise for their non-lethal weapons training at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, March 25.The final exercise was a

March 19, 2016

Operation Thunder Road IV: The building blocks for success

Just two weeks into a new rotation and Soldiers of Kosovo Force 21 are already looking to refine and perfect their tactics, techniques and procedures to help provide a safe and secure environment for

March 6, 2016

The partnership takes center stage: Massachusetts Guardsmen train with Canadian Forces

In a crisis, military police may be called upon to exercise their skills as protectors of the people and enforcers of the law. During these crisis situations local and federal law enforcement agencies

Feb. 20, 2016

1/7: Non Lethal Weapons Training

Platoon-sized riot control requires unit cohesion, proficiency with non-lethal weapon systems and an understanding of the proper procedures used to safely administer non-lethal munitions and

Feb. 18, 2016

Law enforcement marines train to protect embassies quell riots

The Marine Corps’ flexibility is one of its defining marks as a fighting force. No climate is too austere, and no enemy is too staunch for the Marine Corps to endure - and overcome. This is apparent

Feb. 10, 2016

Sticks and stones

Stones, some larger than softballs, pelted the Army and Air Force law enforcement personnel hunkered down behind a man-made wall of riot shields on Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. No,

Feb. 3, 2016

Non-lethal weapons capability demonstrated on MacDill Air Force Base

The Department of Defense (DoD) Non-Lethal Weapons Program has developed technology capable of supporting the operational needs of the U.S. Armed Forces without harming non-combatants and limiting

Feb. 1, 2016

Law enforcement Marines keep the peace with combat engineers

Get back, get back, get down! A Marine stood on the muddy football field while the morning’s dew filled the air. An instructor pointed a canister at him with a chemical agent meant to disarm an

Jan. 19, 2016

Spray and pray: CLB-22 conducts non-lethal weapons course

Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 22 endured multiple stressors in an intense non-lethal weapons training course, Jan. 11-22, in preparation for an upcoming deployment with the 22nd Marine

Dec. 2, 2015

Nigerien, Malian soldiers aid U.S. Army's language-translation technology

The U.S. Army is testing and upgrading a language-translation program by training with African soldiers, officials said.Recording foreign Soldiers' speech and providing the data to Army researchers is

Nov. 25, 2015

Operation Silver Sabre shows full force of multinational capabilities

When a peaceful demonstration erupts into a violent protest, local authorities and international peacekeeping forces will work together to quell chaos and protect safety.This was one of the messages

Nov. 19, 2015

Fort Leonard Wood Soldiers assess vehicle denial barrier

Fort Leonard Wood Soldiers took part in assessing the ease of use and effectiveness of the new field expedient non-lethal vehicle arresting barrier concept, Nov. 10.The concept, developed by Engineer

Nov. 12, 2015

Awarding life

Shoot me! He taunted as he exited the bathroom door. The click from the .410 caliber shotgun trigger echoed throughout the room, resonating the ears of the four officers at the scene.The actions

Nov. 4, 2015

U.S. Marines, Sailors learn non-lethal weapons techniques

Imagine being in a kitchen, chopping up a batch of jalapeno and ghost peppers, putting it into a mixture of oil, water, and some emulsifiers, putting that all into a blender and then bottling it and

Oct. 17, 2015

Operation Stonewall: KFOR and Kosovo Police face emergency response scenario together

First responders from the Kosovo Police and local emergency services rushed into a chaotic morning in Ferizaj, as what started with a traffic accident quickly escalated into a morning of civil unrest

Oct. 14, 2015

U.S., French crisis response forces quell riot

A large group of angry protesters throwing rubber bricks, tear gas and Molotov cocktails were disbursed by U.S. Marines, alongside French Gendarmerie, Oct. 9, as part of a training program

Oct. 6, 2015

Perseverance through pain

Marines and sailors with 2nd Law Enforcement Battalion and 1st Battalion, 8th Marine regiment felt the pain of Oleoresin Capsicum (OC) spray blinding them while fighting through obstacles during the