The Edged Weapons topic covers news, tips, tactics and equipment officers need to defend against blade attacks. Whether it’s a butcher knife, a machete, an axe, or a pocket knife, police officers face the threat of an edged weapon attack exponentially more often than a firearm.
Upon viewing the video of the incident in which Daytona Beach police officers were forced to shoot Jermaine Green while he held a woman hostage at knifepoint, 5 training challenges came to mind - Full Story
Five years, 650 articles. A ton of great memories. Here’s a recap of just a few of the issues I’ve covered, a handful of my favorite articles, and a couple of “shout outs” to some of those people who’ve helped me along the way. - Full Story