The Police Trainers topic helps trainers keep up with the latest training methods and ideas being tried across the country, and is an invaluable resource for any officer who wants to add the word “trainer” to the resume. For the police trainer, passing along the knowledge gained over a long and successful career is often the only thing “better” than being a cop on the street.
Dave Smith sits down with Don Alwes from the National Tactical Officers Association. Active shooter issues are always a hot topic among law enforcement. Don discusses the transition he has seen over the years with the way officers respond to these situations. Officers do not always have time to wait for a SWAT team or other officers to arrive on the scene and need to undersand how to properly contain these situations on their own.
PoliceOne Senior Editor, Doug Wyllie, speaks with Kyle Lamb, founder of Viking Tactics, Inc. Kyle has trained many law enforcement officers to focus on standing in a fighting formation in open shooter instances. By following the fighting formation technique, officers are more likely to stay safe and to also catch the suspect.