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Police Tips

The PoliceOne Law Enforcement and Police Tips section provides insight from PoliceOne columnists and members on the things Police Officers can do to increase safety and enhance productivity.

The tips and resources here—ranging from innovations in defensive tactics to new concealment techniques to off duty survival and dozens of other matters critical to law enforcement officers—are updated regularly. Every day, Officers on the streets encounter new information that can help fellow officers, so we encourage you to submit your tips. Help us to help Police Officers better serve and protect our communities.

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In this video tactical tip, Dan Severn demonstrates the basics of pummeling, something he says every officer should ;...
Navigating the emotional aftermath of a critical incident can be a difficult, sometimes-painful process for any officer. It’s common for officers involved in these types of events to ...
Late last month I received some interesting information from Corporal Jack Boyles of the Burlington (N.C.) Police Department that I thought would be good to pass along here. During a ...
I’m submitting this as a reminder of who we are and how we are supposed to work as a unit, a team of one, all moving in the same direction for the same goals. We all know or have ...
In this video tactical tip, former DEA Agent Robert Penal demonstrates all the ingredients necessary to make ‘shake n bake’ meth, and cautions against the serious dangers at a ...
“Dispatch, I am behind the vehicle... The driver is failing to stop... I’m 10-31 (chase).” How many of you love being in this situation? I did. After a number of some ...
We’ve all heard the expression, “That was too close for comfort.” Well, in police work how close are we referring to? We know about the 21-foot rule... a subject with a ...
Alongside partner Robert Gianino, John Clarke of RFLX Training tackles — pun very much intended — some issues related to takedown defense. Using some very simple drills which ...
Not long ago we introduced you to the safety banners from DSM Safety Products. These bright, reflective banners can quickly identify you as a plainclothes/off-duty POLICE officer or LEOSA ...
It’s four in the morning and I’m on call. The ringtone on my cell for dispatch makes me start trying to remember where my clothes are — I know I’m going out in ...
I pay close attention to everything tactical. I read so many tips here on PoliceOne — and have actually submitted a few — everything from driving skills, to firearm and trigger ...
In this video tactical tip, Tori Nonaka — the youngest member of Team Glock — offers a quick reminder about the value of dry fire firearms training. Even tough the purchase of ...
With the onslaught of vacation travelers beginning to pick up speed — pun very much intended — on the roadways, it’s a good time for a reminder to help increase your odds ...
During one of my myriad “hallway confabs” at ILEETA 2012 in Wheeling last month, I was speaking with a pair of law enforcers on the topic of “quickly cutting to the ...
We see and hear reports and stories of officers being injured in many incidents involving the physical task of taking subjects into custody. This involves everything from the old hands on ...
Most fights in law enforcement invariably end up on the ground. In this video tactical tip, Tony Lambraia of Phoenix RBT Solutions and Ultimate Training Munitions demonstrates several ...
I was recently speaking with a newfound contact in law enforcement — in fact, he’s connected with the Fire and EMS disciplines as well — who was telling me about a ...
If you wear glasses or contact lenses at work, make sure you have a second pair of glasses readily available to you at all times. If your glasses become damaged or you lose a contact lens, ...
One of the most neglected pieces of our equipment is our handcuffs. Remember to regularly check their functionality, keep them clean and properly lubricated and “set them up” ...
When you are searching a drug house or place where contraband may be, look at the cordless power tools that may be around. Take the battery out if it is in the tool. Simply pressing the ...

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