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3 fatal flaws to avoid in a grant application - 09/18/2014
3 fatal flaws to avoid in a grant application

Everyone is counting on you to get them the equipment they need, so you must avoid any errors — three fatal flaws must be prevented if you want your application to have a chance of getting funded.

 
Want to win a gunfight? Train under pressure - 09/16/2014
Want to win a gunfight? Train under pressure

If you don’t have pressure in your training program, you are at risk of failure on the street

 
3 critical ways physics impacts long range gunfights - 09/16/2014
3 critical ways physics impacts long range gunfights

These physical factors don’t have much influence on practical handgun shooting — they matter more with rifle distances of 100 yards and more, and they’re critical with really long-range targets

 
7 truths about the Ferguson incident (and others like it) - 09/12/2014
7 truths about the Ferguson incident (and others like it)

You joined this profession for a reason, knowing that sometimes it can get rough — this is one of those times. You are tough enough to rise above it all and go out and do your sworn duty.

 
5 keys to policing you won’t learn at the academy - 09/12/2014
5 keys to policing you won’t learn at the academy

Here are five things that the academy — or continuing education and in-service training — cannot teach us. These are traits we either inherently possess or they’re things we will have to quickly ...

 
9/11: Focus on the names, not the date - 09/10/2014
9/11: Focus on the names, not the date

It is right that we remember December 7, June 6, and September 11, but we should also take the time to remember those human beings whose sacrifice that date memorializes.

 
Beat cops are key to defeating domestic terrorism - 09/10/2014
Beat cops are key to defeating domestic terrorism

Attacks funded and orchestrated by a transnational terror groups such as al Qaeda, AQAP, al Shabaab, and ISIS merit consideration, but lone wolves and the grassroots Jihad remain the biggest threat.

 
Considerations for evaluating officer-involved shootings - 09/08/2014
Considerations for evaluating officer-involved shootings

Every use-of-force incident must be examined as a unique event — no two are alike — but we may be able to apply a few general concepts in our ‘after-action’ analysis.

 
Why police leaders should be training their replacements - 09/06/2014
Why police leaders should be training their replacements

The law enforcement leader who develops leadership in his/her subordinates will be promoted to carry on that practice at a higher level

 
How to adjust risk variables to increase officer safety - 09/05/2014
How to adjust risk variables to increase officer safety

Risk tolerance on the job is ultimately a personal matter where the most effective cops incorporate risk management practices into daily decision-making.

 
3 ways to combat degradation of morale in your agency - 09/04/2014
3 ways to combat degradation of morale in your agency

As older members of the workforce reach the age of retirement, law enforcement leaders must be attuned to the challenges of maintaining morale — and consistency — within the ranks.

 
2 keys to great active-killer response training for schools - 09/03/2014
2 keys to great active-killer response training for schools

There are two key things other police agencies can learn from this award-winning active-killer response training: Be purposeful in building your relationships, and be patient in building your ...

 
How to help citizens better understand police use of force - 09/03/2014
How to help citizens better understand police use of force

Policing — already a dangerous profession — is becoming even more so because of anti-police rhetoric and inaccurate reporting in use of force cases.

 
Examining issues of time in the Ferguson shooting - 08/29/2014
Examining issues of time in the Ferguson shooting

Left out of all of the so-called analysis in the mainstream media in the aftermath of the Ferguson OIS is any real examination of the science of human performance during rapidly-unfolding, high-stress ...

 
3 keys for collecting law enforcement data used in grants process - 08/28/2014
3 keys for collecting law enforcement data used in grants process

Here’s how your agency can collect and leverage data for your next grant application.

 

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