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Why police departments rely on reserve officers - 04/13/2015
Why police departments rely on reserve officers

In almost every agency where a reserve officer program exists, there are simply not enough full-time cops in the regular ranks to meet the citizens’ demands for police response — the reserves ...

 
Will to win: How mindset can save a wounded officer's life - 04/10/2015
Will to win: How mindset can save a wounded officer's life

The person who is so overwhelmed by a situation that they can do nothing but flounder in a state of denial and confusion will only survive through sheer luck, or by the whims or errors of his ...

 
Why being the "old guy" on your department is a good thing - 04/09/2015
Why being the

Being the old guy — and I use the term generically to mean both male and female — in any police agency means something went right in your career.

 
7 tactics to keep police alert on third shift - 04/08/2015
7 tactics to keep police alert on third shift

Even on quiet nights, there are other creatures inhabiting the darkness that would do the night-shift officer harm, so use these self-initiated activities help stay alert.

 
Think, don't plink: Firearms training isn’t just about targets or drills - 04/06/2015
Think, don't plink: Firearms training isn’t just about targets or drills

For high-performance firearms training, you must understand the principles of what you’re doing and you must then apply those principles — this means you have to think.

 
Answering the question: "How would a world without police look?" - 04/03/2015
Answering the question:

You can’t 'coexist' with people who are trying to kill you, rape you, maim you, and take from you all that you hold dear — that’s why we have police officers to protect us.

 
Unplug and socialize: 4 rules for improving police management - 04/03/2015
Unplug and socialize: 4 rules for improving police management

Whether you are a leader that actively practices ‘MBWA’ or someone that would like to implement it into your leadership strategy, there are four rules to making it work.

 
Why you're not ready to be chief (and how you can be) - 04/03/2015
Why you're not ready to be chief (and how you can be)

Here are two things you can do to prepare yourself to be a more knowledgeable — and therefore more attractive — candidate for the position.

 
6 'invisible' signs that a subject is resisting a police officer - 04/01/2015
6 'invisible' signs that a subject is resisting a police officer

Every aspect of the scene and the arrestee must be explained for the benefit of supervisors, prosecutors, and juries

 
An upside-down career: The story of an undercover rookie - 03/27/2015
An upside-down career: The story of an undercover rookie

I was a natural, mainly because as a 150-pound, Peter Brady lookalike nobody would ever believe I was a cop — “He’s way too young and scrawny to be a cop.”

 
5 steps to becoming a SWAT counter-sniper - 03/25/2015
5 steps to becoming a SWAT counter-sniper

If you aspire to be a police counter-sniper, you can do all of these things outlined here and still not be selected, so be prepared to stay the course and try again

 
6 steps to achieving your LEO goals - 03/25/2015
6 steps to achieving your LEO goals

We’re a quarter of the way through the year, so how are your goals and resolutions for 2015 coming?

 
Improve sleep and threat reaction time with these 2 breathing techniques - 03/23/2015
Improve sleep and threat reaction time with these 2 breathing techniques

Every cop is looking for an edge — something that will make them a little better, a little more prepared.

 
4 steps toward more realistic firearms training - 03/20/2015
4 steps toward more realistic firearms training

Think about the firearms qualification test at your agency — do you think it looks anything like the conditions you might encounter in a gunfight on the street?

 
7 things cops should know about the drug 'Molly' - 03/18/2015
7 things cops should know about the drug 'Molly'

According to Troy Gielish — an instructor for the California Narcotics Officers Association — “Molly” can be any number of 100 different chemicals.

 

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