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Week-298-September-11-2006

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Week 298 Volume 1
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Five years later: 9-11 commemorations
Five years after the devastating attacks of September 11, 2001, Lead Street Survival Seminar Instructor Dave Smith says it is important to take a moment to remember the lives lost today and reaffirm the need for vigilance ...
Read P1's 9-11 commemorative stories


Related: Ground zero falls silent and US holds remembrances for fifth 9-11 anniversary

First responders, relatives of those killed aboard United Flight 93 to gather at crash site

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(left) AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler/FILE

There are victims still among us: The emotional toll of 9/11 five years later

By Scott Buhrmaster
P1 Managing Editor


The events of five years ago had a life-changing impact on all of us. As we stood helpless watching police officers, firefighters, emergency medical personnel, and civilians risking and losing their lives, the sights and sounds of the 9/11 attacks were searing an indelible mark into our cumulative psyche ... Full Story

Related: 9/11 two years later: Where do you stand?

--> Go to Buhrmaster's P1 column: Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement

above (AP Photo/Pool/Bebeto Matthews)

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PoliceOne Training Tip:

Using spotlights as convex mirrors

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Most of us use some type of spotlight during patrol, either chrome or polished plastic. If you are in the driver's seat, rotate the spotlight as far left as you can and twist it down. This will show the reflection of whatever angle you want ... Full Tip (Secured- law enforcement only)

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