The Patrol Issues topic page offers news, commentary, analysis, and tactical tips that will help prepare police officers for life on the thin blue line. Suspect contacts, witness interviews, foot pursuits, citizen complaints, angry sergeants, and endless report writing are day-to-day activities for a patrol officer who knows that the “routine” is anything but routine.
In today's P1 Video Tip, provided by the Law Enforcement Training Network (LETN), we explore the importance of mental preparation and its crucial role in ensuring peak physical performance under high-stress situations. We also discuss the different phases of the popular “stress innoculation” concept for mental conditioning. - Full Story