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Week-265-January-26-2006

PoliceOne PoliceOne Member News
Week 265 Volume 2
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Editor's note
PoliceOne would like to congratulate Officer Kendall McIver with the Chino (CA) PD. Kendall participated in our 100,000 member milestone giveaway and has won FACES 4.0 Facial Software from Wherify Wireless.

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Separate gunman confrontations strain both U.S. borders
U.S.-Canada border closed after chase, shooting, arrests

BLAINE, Washington- A high-speed chase ended in gunfire and a major U.S.-Canadian border crossing was closed for more than 10 hours ... Full Story

Mexico: Uniformed men in border incident were drug traffickers, not soldiers

MEXICO CITY- Mexico insisted Wednesday that the men in military-style uniforms who crossed the Rio Grande River and confronted Texas law officers ... Full Story

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Related story:
Standoff in Texas involved men in Mexican Army uniforms

(above) LE converge at the Peace Arch Crossing after two men wanted for murder in California tried to enter Canada near Blaine, Washington Tuesday. One of the suspects was shot during the chase. (AP Photo/CP,Richard Lam)

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High performance shooting: The head shot
with Ron Avery
In any discussion of lethal force shooting, the subject of head shots is one that needs to be addressed thoroughly. I would like to offer some concepts and drills to share with officers and other personnel that are interested in this important topic ... Full Story

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The crucial role of competition in training

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PoliceOne Training Tip:

Faster braking
Submitted by: Ptlm. Mike Oberth, Gilberts (IL) PD
This technique requires a little practice. Many of us have found ourselves in situations where we've needed to slam on the breaks (on-duty or off) and no matter ... Full Tip (Secure - Login Required)

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Police arrest father of boy who shot girl in Md. day care center
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Off-duty prison guard shot by N.C. deputy after altercation
[Burke County, NC]
Mo. officer won't be charged in fatal shooting of unarmed, mentally ill man
[Ste. Genevieve, MO]
Off-duty Texas veteran accused of pulling gun in money tiff
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Press Release:
OpTac International To Hold National SWAT/Sniper Symposium
Police split on plan for migrant checks
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Boston cops: Beef up bail to close revolving door
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Police: Missouri hotel shooting fugitive arrested in Texas
[Springfield, MO]
Murder suspect caught in Mexico to be first test of new extradition rules
[Los Angeles, CA]

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