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Sao Paulo Deploys unamred jiu-jitsu squad...

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Police in Sao Paulo have adopted a new technique for dealing with anti-World Cup street protests by deploying officers trained in jiu jitsu, the Brazilian martial art.

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Post #1   2/24/14 11:14:34PM   

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3 month's of training, watch out we got a bunch of bad asses!

Post #2   2/25/14 12:07:46AM   

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dodging Molotov cocktails so they can catch the protesters and pull guard.

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Post #3   2/25/14 12:11:50AM   

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Yeah Jiu Jitsu would not be my first line of defense in crowd control. Seem like a great way to get a an officer stomped out. They reference the French well French forces are taught Krav Maga not Jits.

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Posted by postman

Yeah Jiu Jitsu would not be my first line of defense in crowd control. Seem like a great way to get a an officer stomped out. They reference the French well French forces are taught Krav Maga not Jits.



100% agree

Krav Maga is the way to go in these situations. Ground game against a crowd when the ground is concrete, covered in broken bottles and god knows what else. Ridiculous.

Post #6   2/26/14 7:58:51AM