Video: Positions of disadvantage: The mount position

In this video tactical tip — the second in a series of three tips related to working from positions of disadvantage — noted Police and Corrections trainer Dan Severn discusses and demonstrates techniques used when an officer has been trapped in what is known as the mount position. Working alongside demonstration partner Logan Graver, who plays the part of the bad guy, Dan shows some options officers have to defend against strikes and other assault maneuvers.  Once again, Dan shows the principle of the tabletop, and how it can be effective in regaining a dominant position.

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