In the News

December, 2013

Dec. 30, 2013

Marines, Burkinabé Gendarmerie compare non-lethal weapons techniques

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso – Marines with Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Africa 13 recently completed a week-long non-lethal weapons capabilities demonstration with Burkinabé Gendarmerie

Dec. 16, 2013

Czech army trains nonlethal

PARWAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan – The U.S. Army is re-emphasizing the use of nonlethal weapons and the other countries are taking notice.The Czech Republic army took part in training on the

Dec. 12, 2013

Joint Non-Lethal Weapons names new director

MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. – Marine Col. Michael A. Coolican assumed duties as the director of the Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate on Wednesday aboard Marine Corps Base Quantico.Coolican

Dec. 9, 2013

Georgia Army Guardsmen train with local law enforcement

KENNESAW Ga. – The Georgia Army National Guard’s 190th Military Police Company, located in Kennesaw, Ga,. conducted joint riot control and mobile field force training with Kennesaw State University

Dec. 4, 2013

3/7’s India Company readies for Helmand operations

CAMP LEATHERNECK, Helmand Province, Afghanistan – Marines with India Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, trained for counter insurgency missions using lethal and less-than-lethal force, Nov.