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Close-Quarters Combat

Close-Quarters Combat

The Close Quarters Combat topic covers defensive tactics and techniques for hands-on confrontations with suspects. News about the close-in battles between police officers and dangerous suspects, as well as tips, columns, and expert opinion on preparation for the assault, as well as for the inevitable legal battles that follow, are presented here.
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Columns

The Ethical Warrior: Defensive tactics training and the Warrior Creed Jack E. Hoban & Bruce J. Gourlie - The Ethical Warrior

The Ethical Warrior: Defensive tactics training and the Warrior Creed

Overcoming the notion that declaring oneself an Ethical Warrior is somehow ‘uncool’ can be achieved a number of ways — try incorporating this type of scenario training in your DT work - Full Story

Tips

Video: Measuring compliance when applying handcuffs

Lt. Kevin Dillon provides a brief overview of handcuffing. First and foremost, get the subject to comply. - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

Columns

Limitations of the solo-officer 'dual force' tactic Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

Limitations of the solo-officer 'dual force' tactic

Part Two: The most obvious disadvantage to solo-officer “dual force” deployments is that humans just don’t perform multiple tasks well at the same time, especially under stress - Full Story

Columns

Putting cuffs on a sleeping giant Duane Wolfe - The Warrior's Path

Putting cuffs on a sleeping giant

There are a few little sayings that I try to teach my students regarding officer safety, and one of them is “let sleeping giants sleep” - Full Story

Columns

Deployment of the solo officer ‘dual force’ tactic Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

Deployment of the solo officer ‘dual force’ tactic

Part One: The below article is not intended to advocate for or denounce against “dual force” tactics — only to explore some of the positives and negatives of it - Full Story

Videos

Diana Rathborne: Ground Strikes Secure - Login Required

What used to be the common criminal may now be a trained fighter. In this segment, Diana Rathborne demonstrates how to better defend yourself with some basic defensive boxing techniques.

Tips

Video: Single wrist grab to a straight armbar takedown

In an earlier video tactical tip, PoliceOne Contributor Joe Ferrera demonstrated a tactic to escape from... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

Tips

Video: Toolbox approach to using your baton

With the variety of problems now being associated with terminology around the “use of force continuum”... - Full Story

Tips

GRAPHIC: Edged weapons and officer safety

FAIR WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGE BELOW. Ever wonder why cops shoot people armed with knives, broken bottles,... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only



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Close-Quarters Combat Columnists

The Tactical Approach The Tactical Approach
with Jeremy Stafford
Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts
with Force Science Institute