riot control

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Noun1.riot control - the measures taken to control a riotriot control - the measures taken to control a riot
control - the activity of managing or exerting control over something; "the control of the mob by the police was admirable"
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The Qatar Armed Forces has concluded the riot control training course (No 2) for officers and personnel of the Military Police (MP).
Which substance used as a form of riot control is also called a lachrymator?
The Bluebird was used by Sir Malcolm Campbell to break the world water speed record in the 1930s and has been restored to its former glory by Mr Foulkes-Halbard who has spent 22 years on the project | Members of a Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) unit take part in a joint anti-terrorism and riot control drill with a special unit of China's paramilitary police force to prepare for the upcoming 19th Party Congress in Beijing | Supporters of opposition leader, Raila Odinga, one wearing oranges, the symbol of the Democratic Party of Kenya, demonstrate in Nairobi, Kenya, yesterday.
Meanwhile, the CRPF is also planning to call Rapid Action Force (RAF) -specialized in crowd/ riot control - to provide further training to CRPF personnel.
Internal Security Forces riot control and fire engines were deployed.
Four policemen from a patrol and riot control unit arrived on motorbikes and opened fire in the direction of the "assailant," and continued on shooting him after he fell to the ground -- in order to make sure he was dead, as the audience was told.
STINK bombs, marble size chilly grenades, more potent tear gas shells, long range acoustic devices and laser dazzlers are some of the options that a high- level Ministry of Home Affairs ( MHA) team is considering as nonlethal riot control options for Jammu and Kashmir.
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India, April 27 -- According to China's People's Daily Online, the country now has its first riot control security robot - 'AnBot'.
Last night former commander of British forces in Afghanistan Colonel Richard Kemp said: "Sending troops into high intensity combat in Land Rovers designed for riot control exemplified neglect and cost lives.
They were without modern riot control weaponries to control the highly charged agitating crowd.