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.
PoliceOne Columnist, P1TV Host, and Street Survival Seminar Instructor Betsy Brantner Smith reporting from ILEETA 2009 says that the long, intense week ended as it began, with the goal to keep the men and women of law enforcement safe, healthy, and equipped to WIN. - Full Story
PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith talks with Jay Sandstrom, Wisconsin DOC/DHFS - Ret., about some unique strategies in dealing with Emotionally Disturbed Persons. He emphasizes the importance of taking proactive steps and establishing trust.
You never know when a medical emergency will take place while on duty. Dr. Sydney Vail meets with Sgt. Betsy Smith to discuss how carrying a simple medical pack consisting of Quick Clot, gauze, a tournaquette, saline, and band-aids can dramatically effect the outcome of your emergency.
We've recently seen a rise in officers killed during foot pursuits, so it is time to go back to the experts and ask: What can we do to train for foot pursuits, and what should we keep in mind the next time a foot pursuit comes up? Jim Smith from Milwaukee PD discusses how he developed a training philosophy for different chase situations and what you can do to increase your chances of winning.