For the week of July 25, Dave Smith shows us a video that serves as a stark reminder of how important frisks and searches are, why you should have an established search method in place, and to always remember the rule of 'plus one.'
This week we review one of the most remarkable gun grabs ever caught on camera, and an exemplary case that shows what to do in a situation when your partner has been taken hostage. (PoliceOne Image) Watch
Dave Smith reviews a classic dash cam video of drug interdiction at a traffic stop that shows the danger of focusing on a singular goal and forgetting about officer safety. (PoliceOne Image) Traffic stop
This week, we recap the fatal shooting of a suspect in Nevada, ask departments to come together to send love and support to an ill boy, discuss a dangerous gang war that erupted in Chicago, and more. (PoliceOne Image) Watch
For the week of February 14, Dave Smith discusses the police chief that wants his officers tweeting at crime scenes, a widow's fight for ballistic glass in squads, a reserve officer punished for carrying on school grounds, and this week’s Not Today moment.
For the week of January 24, Dave Smith reflects on the tragic accidental blue-on-blue shooting that left a BART officer dead, a new experiment involving LAPD and different body cameras, a court case that questions the validity of anonymous tips prompting traffic stops, and this week's Not Today moment.