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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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August 02, 2012
Feeding the animals: 10 tips for winning with the media after an OIS Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Feeding the animals: 10 tips for winning with the media after an OIS

At the latest ILEETA training conference, Rick Rosenthal, a veteran TV news anchor who’s now a... - Full Story
August 01, 2012
Posting OIS video to YouTube is a disgrace Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Posting OIS video to YouTube is a disgrace

Videotape is merely a two-dimensional record of a three-dimensional event viewed from one vantage point, yet one ‘activist’ seems to believe it’s all he needs in order to know ‘what happened’ - Full Story
July 25, 2012
Deadly force: Intent versus indifference Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

Deadly force: Intent versus indifference

If the suspect stops doing whatever it is that caused the officer to act with deadly force, what difference should it make to the officer if the suspect survives that shooting? - Full Story
July 20, 2012
Hero: Slow down...my wounds aren't life threatening Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Hero: Slow down...my wounds aren't life threatening

At approximately 2300 hours on Sunday, May 6th 2012, California Highway Patrol Officer David “Ryan”... - Full Story
July 16, 2012
Will competition get you killed? Ron Avery - The PoliceOne Firearms Corner

Will competition get you killed?

The younger generation of police officers are becoming interested in competition as a way to “put their skills to the test” - Full Story
June 29, 2012
Wounded SC officer said 'Not Today' — and meant it Hayley Hudson - Stories from the Beat

Wounded SC officer said 'Not Today' — and meant it

What was supposed to be a well-earned lunch turned into an unexpected gunfight - Full Story
June 27, 2012
Deadly force: Thou shall not (intend to) kill Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

Deadly force: Thou shall not (intend to) kill

“Bond, James Bond.” If this is how you introduce yourself, and you are employed by Her Majesty’s... - Full Story
June 26, 2012
Firearms Q&A: Jimmie McCoy of Meggitt Training Systems Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Firearms Q&A: Jimmie McCoy of Meggitt Training Systems

Back in May, I connected with three of my top firearms writers — Dick Fairburn, Lindsey Bertomen,... - Full Story
June 11, 2012
What's the difference between 'offensive' and 'defensive' shooting? Ron Avery - The PoliceOne Firearms Corner

What's the difference between 'offensive' and 'defensive' shooting?

When trained thoroughly, mentally, physically, and visually in true reactive shooting, there is no difference between 'offensive' and 'defensive' shooting - Full Story
June 07, 2012
The moral imperative of survival Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

The moral imperative of survival

We may sense a global sadness about the loss of one’s potential for good, but being thankful that the other guy is dead and you’re still alive is not morally repugnant - Full Story



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