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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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September 16, 2009
After an OIS, how much time off is appropriate? Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

After an OIS, how much time off is appropriate?

However unlikely an officer-involved shooting is from a statistical standpoint, it’s one of the things every cop on the street has spent hours preparing for, both mentally and physically - Full Story
August 28, 2009
The tale of two videos: A unique training opportunity Dave Smith - The Winning Mind

The tale of two videos: A unique training opportunity

I’ve received dozens of e-mails lately — from all points on the compass — containing... - Full Story
August 11, 2009
Approach to breach NYTOA – The New York Tactical Officers Association - New York Tactical

Approach to breach

By Larry L. Beresnoy When we start out as new tactical officers and begin our training we can all agree... - Full Story
August 10, 2009
Retention shooting: What is it? Mike Rayburn - Combat Gunfighting

Retention shooting: What is it?

One only needs to look at the Unified Crime Reports from the FBI to determine that the majority of officer-involved... - Full Story
August 05, 2009
How would you perform in these off-duty active-shooter drills? Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

How would you perform in these off-duty active-shooter drills?

By now, most progressive agencies are into conducting patrol-level active shooter drills. But how about... - Full Story
July 28, 2009
Body armor tech: .06 is here Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Body armor tech: .06 is here

“Resist the twist.” Virtually nothing about the science and technology of body armor is simple,... - Full Story
July 17, 2009
Edged weapons, bullets, and blunt trauma Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

Edged weapons, bullets, and blunt trauma

One of my favorite books is The Survivor’s Club by Ben Sherwood. The subtitle says it all: “The... - Full Story
July 15, 2009
R.E.S.C.U.E.: Saving the life of a downed officer without sacrificing your own Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

R.E.S.C.U.E.: Saving the life of a downed officer without sacrificing your own

Few emotional flashpoints in policing match seeing a fellow officer go down from hostile fire in an active... - Full Story
June 05, 2009
NYPD may look at Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

NYPD may look at "smart guns" — A dumb idea?

The New York Post today reported that NYPD may explore the use of so-called “smart guns”... - Full Story
June 03, 2009
Body armor meeting NIJ .06 standards now available Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Body armor meeting NIJ .06 standards now available

A little less than one year ago, the National Institute of Justice released NIJ Standard-0101.06, Ballistic... - Full Story



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