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Creative Cuffing for the Small-Wristed

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Creative Cuffing for the Small-Wristed

In defensive tactics for policing, we’re always looking for ways to control (that operative word is bolded on purpose) the behaviorally challenged individual. Unfortunately, not all wrists come in a convenient size to fit our handcuffs. Many people with slender wrists, particularly juveniles, are able to slip out of the cuffs despite our best efforts to do the right things. This Weinblatt’s Tips column covers what you can do with creative cuffing to control escape-prone wrists....

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    photocop

    almost 6 years ago

    138 Comments

    I have to agree, this works! I learned this while in the academy...I am one of those with very smal wrists and one of the instructors demonstrated this method on my wrists! Works great!!!!

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    MyMaria16

    over 6 years ago

    24 Comments

    very, very cool idea...does it really work??? I can't wait to find out : )

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    Anonymous

    over 6 years ago

    Great idea... why didn't any of us think of that???

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    gerpet1964

    over 6 years ago

    934 Comments

    That is a great Idea... I know I have had the challenge of big wrist and correct that with shackles, they are bigger and still double lock. I am gonna try this when I have a tiny wristed person.

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    bryanb2599

    over 6 years ago

    30 Comments

    Will have to give this a whirl next time I have an uncooperative person with tiny wrists. Thanks!

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    IGONSANE

    over 6 years ago

    26 Comments

    now, thats good thinking! i like that idea alot!

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    wuxxler

    over 6 years ago

    52 Comments

    What a great idea! Thanks!

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    CrazyHamo

    over 6 years ago

    174 Comments

    Cool.. Now all we have to do is figure out how to hancuff someone with some Big 'ol Wrists. And Trust Me, I've Seen friends with some Big A$$ hands!

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    tech_lou

    over 6 years ago

    216 Comments

    Great insight! Thanks!

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    chad44

    over 6 years ago

    230 Comments

    That is one heck of an idea! Wow I never thought of doing that.

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    ycso1290

    over 6 years ago

    62 Comments

    Great Idea. I find this problem mostly with women as there hands are so small. M.Cline

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