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5 tips for dealing with decoy vehicles - 04/06/2010
5 tips for dealing with decoy vehicles

The perfect car drives by going 15 mph under the speed limit. It’s got out-of-state tags, a “D.A.R.E.” bumper sticker, and a Christmas tree air freshener. You hit your overhead lights to go after ...

 
Ambush: Awareness means avoidance - 04/05/2010
Ambush: Awareness means avoidance

Though the numbers vary considerably, anywhere from 11 to 20 percent of the officers killed by gunfire each year die in ambush scenarios.

 
Using magic questions to motivate and influence others - 04/02/2010
Using magic questions to motivate and influence others

By formulating questions based on the issues brought up by the other person, a questioner can control and direct the conversation.

 
P1 First Person: Undercover in the OCB - 04/02/2010
P1 First Person: Undercover in the OCB

This week's featured PoliceOne First Person essay is from P1 Member Bob Durkis, a retired Sheriff from Hendry County, Florida.

 
Analyzing the Hutarees: Lessons from a failed plot - 04/01/2010
Analyzing the Hutarees: Lessons from a failed plot

The militia's leaders and members were not practicing good tradecraft when it came to operational security — making the group an easy target for federal law enforcement agencies.

 
In rural Wisconsin, a case study in mutual aid - 04/01/2010
In rural Wisconsin, a case study in mutual aid

A violent domestic, a house fire, a knife-wielding suspect, multiple rescues, and a “seamless response” give us an opportunity to sit back and be amazed.

 
Being "good enough" isn't good enough - 03/30/2010
Being

That phrase is the highest form of complacency, and too often it reflects a mindset that gets cops injured or killed

 
Debunking myths about bomb squad units - 03/30/2010
Debunking myths about bomb squad units

Despite all the glitz and glamour, bomb squad units are just useful tools to help LEOs

 
Off duty in rural America - 03/26/2010
Off duty in rural America

You’re a big city or suburban cop, visiting out where I patrol, and get in an off-duty situation that requires your response. Remember that there are serious tactical issues unique to rural America, ...

 
Lone wolves and "Grassroots Jihad" - 03/25/2010
Lone wolves and

Lost amid rumors that Adam Gadahn had been arrested in Karachi, in a March 7th video Gadahn tells jihadists to strike targets "close to them"

 
P1 First Person: Don't Do Pat Downs - 03/25/2010
P1 First Person: Don't Do Pat Downs

This week's featured PoliceOne First Person essay is from P1 Member Peter Assenmacher, a patrol Sergeant with the Lower Merion Township (Penn.) PD.

 
Plainclothes cop shoots gunmen, ends robbery spree - 03/25/2010
Plainclothes cop shoots gunmen, ends robbery spree

Three masked gunmen burst into the lobby of the Hyatt Place Hotel in Brentwood, Tenn. Plainclothes Nashville Police Officer Justin Fox was there — purely by chance — to shoot all three suspects.

 
What does the Bryan v. City of Coronado decision mean? - 03/24/2010
What does the Bryan v. City of Coronado decision mean?

Officers must understand the seriousness of their actions after a use-of-force incident — it's critical to write a report that clearly articulates the threat.

 
Police body armor: More .06 on the horizon - 03/23/2010
Police body armor: More .06 on the horizon

Despite industry tumult and uncertainty over the comfort of new .06 vests, ballistic protection is saving the lives of officers around the country.

 
6 keys to injury prevention during simulation training - 03/23/2010
6 keys to injury prevention during simulation training

Larry Nadeau's "Force Relation to Target" concept remains an excellent guide to keep your DT training safe.

 

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