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December 14, 2012
Active shooters in schools: Should teachers be trained by police firearms instructors? Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

Active shooters in schools: Should teachers be trained by police firearms instructors?

Should at least one teacher on every floor of every school in America be armed, trained, qualified, and ready/willing to end a deadly threat in their school? - Full Story
December 14, 2012
Ore. mall shooting highlights importance of police partnerships with the private sector Leischen Stelter - Education Issues in Public Safety

Ore. mall shooting highlights importance of police partnerships with the private sector

When a masked gunman opened fire in a crowded mall outside of Portland, Oregon, on Tuesday more than... - Full Story
November 15, 2012
Up-armoring for active-shooter response Point Blank Body Armor - Body Armor Basics

Up-armoring for active-shooter response

By Michael Foreman, Point Blank Enterprises PoliceOne Special Guest Contributor Active shooter attacks... - Full Story
November 13, 2012
Using the 'Tactical Battle Swarm' in SWAT operations Sgt. Glenn French - SWAT Operator

Using the 'Tactical Battle Swarm' in SWAT operations

Tactical Battle Swarming is a deliberately-structured, coordinated, strategic way to strike an adversary from all directions - Full Story
October 25, 2012
P1 First Person: Respect our enemy PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Respect our enemy

By Matthew Magolan PoliceOne Member “Strategically we should despise all our enemies, but tactically... - Full Story
October 04, 2012
How 5 active shooter incidents have changed police training GovSec - Critical Issues in LE & Protection

How 5 active shooter incidents have changed police training

Tragically, since Columbine, there have been many active shooter case studies from which lessons can be learned - Full Story
September 30, 2012
IACP 2012: DHS Secretary Napolitano addresses nation's chiefs Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

IACP 2012: DHS Secretary Napolitano addresses nation's chiefs

DHS wants to give every cop in the country ready access to information, intelligence, and analysis to prevent attacks by extremist individuals and groups - Full Story
September 27, 2012
Ballistic shields: A 'must have' for street patrol Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

Ballistic shields: A 'must have' for street patrol

A ballistic shield is not always recognized as a necessity until it is too late and an active shooter situation has occurred - Full Story
September 27, 2012
Ballistic shields: Factors for consideration Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

Ballistic shields: Factors for consideration

Effective ballistic shields come in a variety of sizes in both soft and hard armor systems. There are... - Full Story
September 12, 2012
Training theories related to active-shooter incident response Dan Danaher - Tactical Encounters

Training theories related to active-shooter incident response

If officers do not practice in multiple-officer response, they will not function cohesively while under stress - Full Story



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