In this remarkable story of survival, Jared Reston of the Jacksonville Sheriff's Department describes how a foot pursuit turned into a life or death struggle. Watch as Dave Smith interviews Reston about a harrowing, deadly encounter that exemplifies the importance of "staying in the fight."
The Fight For Life seminar will focus on perfecting your ability to survive a physical assault when confronted with a violent subject(s). We will address the mental and physical conditioning needed to "win" both in the street and in the courtroom, and how the right gear plays a very important role in these high-risk encounters.
Doug Wyllie sits down with PoliceOne Firearms Columnist Dick Fairburn to talk about how to successfully prepare for an ambush. They discuss common trends and the proper steps to take in an ambush situation.
Dave Smith sits down with Chief Jeff Chudwin to discuss the concept of "speed kills" both in driving and in our response times. We live in a world where safety is an illusion. He reminds us that we do not control the events around us, we can only control our response.
Acie Mitchell demonstrates how to react to a gun threat when you do not have time to draw your gun out. He explains the importance of relaxing and talking to the subject in order to keep them calm and keep the subject from pulling the trigger.
Betsy Brantner-Smith sits down with Sigifredo Gonzalez Jr., a Sheriff in Zapata County, TX, to discuss threats that are very prevalent at the U.S. and Mexico border. There are threats that they deal with on a daily basis that people who do not live close to the border have trouble understanding. Officers have learned that threats can come at a moments notice, and they must stay alert.