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Week 278 Volume 1
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PoliceOne Exclusive: Ammunition Management & Officer Survival:
Can you trust the label?
By Ron Avery
President, Director of Training
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One of the topics that I frequently receive questions on relates to ammunition management under lethal force conditions. Should one do a speed load or a tactical load? ... Full Story

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NJ man shot by cops after flashing gun
STATEN ISLAND, NY- A city police sergeant shot and wounded a New Jersey murder suspect whose disabled car was being towed from the Martin Luther King Expressway in Staten Island early yesterday, authorities said.

Donald Johnson's gold Ford Contour was propped up behind a flatbed truck on a service road at Willow Road East and Forest Avenue, when two officers responding to the call of a disabled car approached at about 4:50 a.m, authorities said. ... Full Story

Visit the P1 Officer Involved Shootings section

PoliceOne Training Tip:

Reducing light reflection
Submitted by Deputy Rick Brown, Madison Co. (AL) SD
Some Departments will not allow you to alter equipment. However, if possible, paint the bright brass and chrome on your equipment black. This will help subdue the reflective items on your duty rig. I find that military emblem paint or a high quality enamel ... Full Tip (Secure- law enforcement only)

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News Headlines:

Press Release:
Armor Holdings, Inc. Acquires Leading Forensics Optical Equipment Company
In police lineups, is the method the suspect?
[Chicago, IL]
Mo. cop earns honors for being 24-hour good guy
[Saint Charles, MO]
Plan to equip Ohio police cruisers with cameras isn't in sight
[Columbus, OH]
Police arrest 6 Alaska boys in plot
[North Pole, AK]

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Retired LAPD chief Ed Davis dies
[San Luis Obisbo, CA]
Fla. considers Taser rules for officers
[Tallahassee, FL]
Baltimore tightens arrest policy
[Baltimore, MD]
Policing the police
[San Francisco, CA]

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