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February 05, 2014
Lessons learned from fatal collision in Okla. pursuit Sgt. Glenn French - SWAT Operator

Lessons learned from fatal collision in Okla. pursuit

These two brave officers left us a message we must discuss in order for us to prevent future tragedies - Full Story
February 04, 2014
Integrating K-9s into SWAT operations Brad Smith - K-9 Tactical Operator

Integrating K-9s into SWAT operations

Lack of education and training on both SWAT and K-9 elements can paralyze and frustrate the members of a combined group - Full Story
February 04, 2014
Building entries: Fusing dynamic with deliberate Dan Danaher - Tactical Encounters

Building entries: Fusing dynamic with deliberate

Whether or not you’re part of a SWAT team, at some point all LEOs — from narcotics to investigations to patrol — enter structures with the intent to locate suspects - Full Story
February 04, 2014
Dorner, one year later: 7 lessons learned from a murderer Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Dorner, one year later: 7 lessons learned from a murderer

The next Chris Dorner may already be out there plotting — what are you doing to prepare? - Full Story
January 29, 2014
Want to make sure you were understood? Brief back! Chuck Joyner - Survival Sciences

Want to make sure you were understood? Brief back!

A brief back is simply having a team member repeat the orders/information after receiving them - Full Story
January 21, 2014
Will SWAT technology eventually trump tactics? Dan Danaher - Tactical Encounters

Will SWAT technology eventually trump tactics?

BearCats, pole cameras, robots and thermal imagers are just a few of the technological advances that help SWAT teams accomplish their missions - Full Story
January 17, 2014
SHOT Show 2014: Lenco Armored Vehicles offer serious protection Lindsey J. Bertomen - Police Products

SHOT Show 2014: Lenco Armored Vehicles offer serious protection

The Lenco BearCat models can safely transport between 10 and 12 operators - Full Story
December 04, 2013
Considerations for teaching counter-sniper tactics Sgt. Glenn French - SWAT Operator

Considerations for teaching counter-sniper tactics

Part one of a four-part series - Full Story
November 20, 2013
Want to get better and be safer? Debrief! Chuck Joyner - Survival Sciences

Want to get better and be safer? Debrief!

If we don’t look critically at incidents that go poorly, we fail to learn, we fail to get better, and we will continue to lose lives needlessly - Full Story
November 15, 2013
How you can join the effort to help terminally ill children Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

How you can join the effort to help terminally ill children

George Mark Children’s House is an outstanding care facility for children with life-threatening conditions — police officers anywhere can support this mission - Full Story



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with Dan Danaher
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with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief