Home  >  Newsletter Archive  >  PoliceOne Newsletter  > 

FBI trains cops on active shooters; Sheriff Joe warns armed militias

Add PoliceOne emails to your safe sender list | View this as a web page
PoliceOne Member Newsletter
IN THIS ISSUE
 Is 'tactical loitering' costing lives?
 Legal considerations for cell phone searches
 August 21, 2013
Featured News

FBI trains police on mass killing response

Ariz. police questioned after man dies in custody

Escaped con who shot trooper killed by retired CO

Today's Top Stories:
Man charged in Ga. elementary school shooting: No injuries at elementary school where 6 shots were fired
LeBron James' video of police escort prompts investigation: Officer violated policy by escorting NBA star to stadium
Sheriff Joe: Armed militias beware or be shot: Advises civilians to not embark on armed patrols in remote desert terrain
Video: Shooting in broad daylight triggers no reaction from passersby
Calif. prison reforms costing LAPD $18 M
Ex-Ill. police chief pleads guilty to federal charges
Simulator trains Md. police for scenarios with mentally ill
Court: Widow of off-duty officer entitled to benefits
Las Vegas feels fallout from police shootings
10-8: Life on the Line

Is 'tactical loitering' costing lives?

By Chuck Remsberg, PoliceOne Columnist
The term 'tactical loitering' refers to a responder who arrives at the scene of a crime-in-progress but chooses to wait for others before taking action. Are they off base, or does this decision needlessly increase active-shooter death tolls?
Sponsored by:
Forensic Video Acquisition, Clarification & Analysis Solutions
Ocean Systems provides the courtroom tested solutions for collecting and processing all forms of multimedia evidence including digital or analog video, still images and audio. Our scalable, modular solutions allow us to provide you the right professional mix of tools that meets your specific needs and budget.
Get free grant assistance today
Cop Gumbo

Legal considerations for cell phone search incident to arrest

By Val Van Brocklin, PoliceOne Columnist
Can you search an arrestee's cell phone incident to arrest? Well, it depends on several things. Until the Supreme Court rules on this issue, here are some things to keep in mind when considering one of these searches. What you shouldn't do
What is a designated marksman?
Dick Fairburn talks with PoliceOne Editor Doug Wyllie about the Designated Marksman, and how they can help patrolmen.
Robot could tackle dangerous situations
Footage of a remotely controlled robot that could help law enforcement with dangerous tasks.
 View more police videos at BLUtube.com
10-43: Be Advised...

Doing 10 minutes of training a day

By Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief
Doing 10 minutes of training every day you work the job doesn't sound like a lot, but it is. If you stick to it, that's a week of cost-free training every year. Who wouldn't want that? Easy math
The Ultimate 180 Degree Viewing Source
Perfect for push bumpers, cages, and corner mounting on your vehicle, 911 Signal's all new C9 REFLEX Surface Mount LED Light gives you a full 180 degrees of viewing surface for those pesky little scenarios where a forward facing LED light just doesn't quite cut it. Nine three-watt LED lights pack a big punch and deliver a brilliant 27 total watts of LED light output.
On sale for only $74.95!
Tactical Tip
Keep an arm's length from cover (most of the time)
By Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief
It's an understandable (and almost visceral) urge to snug right up next to your cover, but in most armed confrontations, you’re doing yourself no favors by getting too close to your cover. 2 exceptions
Saves Lives, Prevent Injury and Reduce Liability
NOVA Security Group’s Five-shot Stun Pistol features:
  • 5 shots to ensure takedown of one or more individuals
  • Compact design for comfortable carrying
  • Laser sight system with open-site
  • Quick load with revolutionary a magazine electronic cartridges
  • Call 1-800-441-6274 or click here to visit NOVA online
    Featured Deals
    10% Off w/ Promo Code: POC10
    Looseleaf Law
    Close Out Sale
    MOD Armory
    Find more deals


    Product News
    Harris Puts Power of Real-Time Data, Video Into Hands of First Responders
    [Harris Corporation]

    Federal Signal introduces LatitudeTM Warning Light for Law Enforcement
    [Federal Signal]
    More product news

    Featured Job
    Multiple Entry Level Officer Positions
    Metropolitan PD, DC
    $48,715 annual

    Get details & apply!
    Find more jobs


    PoliceOne Member Newsletter BLUtube PoliceOneTV PoliceGrantsHelp PoliceOne Books
    PoliceOne PoliceOne does not send unsolicited messages. You are receiving this email because you have signed up for PoliceOne and subscribed to this newsletter. Visit our Customer Support page to report any SUBSCRIPTION, LOGIN or E-MAIL PROBLEMS.

    200 Green Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94111