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February 21, 2014
Watching the Peruta case? Watch the hands instead! Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Watching the Peruta case? Watch the hands instead!

No matter where you stand on Heller, Peruta, or any other relevant ruling on the Second Amendment, it’s imperative that you be mentally, physically, emotionally, and spiritually ready for whatever you face on the streets - Full Story
February 06, 2014
10 Commandments of off-duty carry PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

10 Commandments of off-duty carry

Being armed can make the difference in dangerous situations, as I learned on spring break. - Full Story
January 29, 2014
Do TV/movie cops influence real police officers? Dave Grossi - Tactics & Training

Do TV/movie cops influence real police officers?

Admire and honor Chicago PD Detective Dennis Farina, but do not emulate or copy his character from “Law and Order” - Full Story
January 28, 2014
Firearms Review: Shooting the Smith & Wesson M&P CORE Andrew L. Butts - Firearms Evals

Firearms Review: Shooting the Smith & Wesson M&P CORE

What makes the CORE unique is a clever series of adapter plates that allow the user to install optics from a number of different companies by simply switching plates - Full Story
January 23, 2014
I’m a cop because of Ashley’s story PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

I’m a cop because of Ashley’s story

If we, the police, don’t fight for victims and speak for their loved ones, then nobody will - Full Story
January 20, 2014
Duane Wolfe - The Warrior's Path

"I" is my battle cry for 2014

Take control of those things that are in your control — seatbelt, attitude, vest, emotions, speed, health, driving, fitness, and training - Full Story
January 03, 2014
Be dangerous: Maintaining street smarts off duty Sgt. Steve "Pappy" Papenfuhs - Training to Think

Be dangerous: Maintaining street smarts off duty

Body language, situational awareness, stride, and walking pace are major precipitators for victimization - Full Story
November 25, 2013
Preserving hearing in a high-decibel profession Tim Dees - Police Tech & Gear

Preserving hearing in a high-decibel profession

Long-term hearing loss may be covered by your state’s industrial insurance plan, but it can be difficult to document - Full Story
November 18, 2013
How to care for the warrior within Duane Wolfe - The Warrior's Path

How to care for the warrior within

Many fail to recognize the wisdom of the ancient warrior cultures —we must maintain ourselves as warriors by attending to our emotional and mental health - Full Story
November 12, 2013
You want me to put my pistol where? Ken Hardesty - Excellence in Training

You want me to put my pistol where?

Appendix carry — carrying a concealed handgun near or on the centerline of the body — takes some getting used to (a really good holster helps!) - Full Story



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