In the News

March, 2015

March 31, 2015

2/6 Marines complete riot-control training

“Shields!” shouts the platoon leader.The formation shifts as all shields and batons come up to the ready position.“Move!” He shouts again.In the early morning, an overcast sky bore down on the 68

March 26, 2015

2/6 Marines learn riot-control techniques with non-lethal weapons

Infantrymen with Golf Company, 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, and artillerymen with Echo Battery, 2/6, trained with non-lethal weapons aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, on

March 25, 2015

Expeditionary Operations: Marines teach non-lethal tactics

The sun is beating down on a large, open field of grass and tangled weeds. Short, deafening blasts cut through the sounds of M203 and M32 grenade launchers firing. Marines charge towards enemy forces

March 12, 2015

Marines’ pepper spray training brutal but necessary law enforcement exercise

More than 20 Marines stood in line in an open field, heads tucked into their chests as cold rain pattered down on them.With arms wrapped against their bodies, they stewed in anticipation, telling