These specialist rounds are used in situations such as hostage rescue, where a less-than-lethal approach is required in order to resolve an incident.
Persons subject to the dispersed contents of an R.I.P. round will be incapacitated for a given amount of time, depending on the precise content of the round.
On 9th June 2008 English firearms officer PC Ian Terry was accidentally shot and killed by a R.I.P. round fired by a colleague whilst on a training exercise.
PATRICK-MURRAY ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES PRODUCTION OF UNIVERSAL PICTURES' R.I.P.D. TO BEGIN IN MASSACHUSETTS THIS SEPTEMBER R.I.P.D., STARRING RYAN REYNOLDS AND JEFF BRIDGES, TO CREATE LOCAL JOBS AND ECONOMIC ACTIVITY WITHIN THE COMMONWEALTH.
Aug 22, 2011; BOSTON, MA -- The following information was released by the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development (Massachusetts):...