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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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May 05, 2010
Active shooters in schools: The enemy is denial Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Active shooters in schools: The enemy is denial

Preventing juvenile mass murder in American schools is the job of police officers, school teachers, and concerned parents - Full Story
May 05, 2010
Facing your mortality after a deadly-force incident Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

Facing your mortality after a deadly-force incident

One police officer’s 5 lessons learned from a harrowing “triple whammy” incident in Hillsboro (Ore.) - Full Story
May 03, 2010
Why do bad guys seem to do so well in gunfights? Tom Marx - Casting a Critical Eye on Weapons Technology and Training

Why do bad guys seem to do so well in gunfights?

In my first article for PoliceOne, I touched on a number of things relating to my belief that we need... - Full Story
April 18, 2010
Police Limit Comic: April 18, 2010 Garey McKee - Police Limit Comic Strip

Police Limit Comic: April 18, 2010

Police Limit Comic is a politically-motivated, pro-law enforcement comic strip, topical in its writing and unapologetically blunt - Full Story
April 15, 2010
Head-mounted cameras in use-of-force encounters Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Head-mounted cameras in use-of-force encounters

There are important differences in how human beings process information and how a camera does - Full Story
April 14, 2010
It's in the cards: Two officers' pocket-sized survival reminders Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

It's in the cards: Two officers' pocket-sized survival reminders

Surviving a shooting is made much easier by a small piece of plastic - Full Story
April 14, 2010
Living with the sacrifice: Catastrophically-injured officers Barbara A. Schwartz - Living with the Sacrifice

Living with the sacrifice: Catastrophically-injured officers

HPD Officer Rick Salter told a local newspaper, “The shooter didn’t kill me, but he still took my life” — sadly, he is one of many cops in a similar circumstance - Full Story
April 12, 2010
The five rings and the pistol Jeff Hall - Zen and the Gunfighter

The five rings and the pistol

You can’t do the cool stuff until you have mastered the basics - Full Story
April 08, 2010
Tips for interviewing of OIS survivors Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Tips for interviewing of OIS survivors

In one word, name a critical — and unfortunately common — mistake investigators make when... - Full Story
April 05, 2010
Ambush: Awareness means avoidance Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

Ambush: Awareness means avoidance

Though the numbers vary considerably, anywhere from 11 to 20 percent of the officers killed by gunfire each year die in ambush scenarios - Full Story



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