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May 10, 2007

Chicago off-duty officer shoots, kills armed mugger

P1 Editor's note — Here, the Chicago off-duty officer was able to create a slight distraction sufficient to create a MENTAL GAP in the suspect's reaction time.

Street Survival Seminar lead instructor Dave Smith says, "If you do decide you have a window of opportunity, YOU will have the advantage because you initiated the action. But keep in mind, if you choose to act, you have to find your own opportunity."

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