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Week-445-July-08-2009

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Week 445
July 8, 2009

Editor's Note:

We welcome Steve Ijames in his return as a regular P1 columnist. Steve, who retired as a major with the Springfield, Missouri Police Department after 29 years of service, is a course developer/lead instructor for the NTOA and IACP less lethal "train the trainer" programs. Every few months, Steve will share his insights about less lethal issues and tactics.

— Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Senior Editor


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