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Officer-Involved Shootings

Officer-Involved Shootings

The Officer-Involved Shootings topic page provides news about cops in deadly confrontations, as well as tactical tips and columnists’ perspective on how to handle such situations. Most police officers will go through an entire career without discharging their weapon in the commission of their job. But on a daily basis, every single officer thinks about being in a gunfight.
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March 08, 2012
The 'excited utterance' and officer-involved trauma Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

The 'excited utterance' and officer-involved trauma

In making 'spontaneous exclamations' or 'res gestae statements' following a critical incident, an officer is merely trying to construct a narrative that makes sense to a freshly-traumatized brain - Full Story
March 05, 2012
Officer John Carter: A story of overcoming Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Officer John Carter: A story of overcoming

Helen Keller once said, “All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.”... - Full Story
March 01, 2012
8 ways to help another cop after a shooting Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

8 ways to help another cop after a shooting

Often fellow officers unwittingly inflict secondary assaults because they don’t know how to appropriately relate to a colleague who has been involved in an OIS or other critical incident - Full Story
February 20, 2012
8 tips for bringing the gunfight to the range Ron Avery - The PoliceOne Firearms Corner

8 tips for bringing the gunfight to the range

Part One: When you train at a higher level and you realize that you can perform there, you get a huge boost in both confidence and performance - Full Story
February 16, 2012
Taking care of #1 after a critical incident Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Taking care of #1 after a critical incident

Ensure an officer’s physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing is attended to by professionals capable of recognizing and treating every type of trauma - Full Story
February 08, 2012
Reality Training: Massage studio shootout PoliceOne Staff - Reality Training: Roll Call Video Review

Reality Training: Massage studio shootout

Use this recent incident as an opportunity to hone your tactical thinking - Full Story
February 02, 2012
Firearms training: How's your ground defense? Dave Grossi - Tactics & Training

Firearms training: How's your ground defense?

You remember that old TV commercial? “Help! I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!”... - Full Story
January 18, 2012
Firearms training: Mind over marksmanship Dan Danaher - Tactical Encounters

Firearms training: Mind over marksmanship

We must study how we are being attacked — including the setting, time of day, distance, cues, and other variables — in order to prepare for real-world encounters - Full Story
January 12, 2012
Firearms training: Quiet on the line Brian Dickey - Training the 21st Century Officer

Firearms training: Quiet on the line

Running a quiet range takes a lot of work but results speak for themselves - Full Story
January 06, 2012
Point shooting versus sighted fire: Why the debate? Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Point shooting versus sighted fire: Why the debate?

When all you’ve got is a hammer, everything looks like a nail - Full Story



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