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The Tactical EMS / TEMS topic area gives officers all the relevant news and information they need to keep up to date on this ever-changing element of critical injury care and medical response. Self-care, buddy care, and basic life support functions like burn treatment and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) are among the most important areas of knowledge a cop must have.
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June 18, 2014
RISE Award Nominee: How a Texas cop saved partner and self with tourniquets and SWAT training Loraine Burger - Perspectives on Policing

RISE Award Nominee: How a Texas cop saved partner and self with tourniquets and SWAT training

Senior Officer Gonzalez treated his beat partner and himself after a volatile confrontation left them both wounded - Full Story
March 28, 2014
Police programs preventing opiate drug overdose deaths the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ) - TechBeat

Police programs preventing opiate drug overdose deaths

Alarmed by an increase in opiate drug overdose fatalities, officers in some police departments are carrying and administering antidotes on the scene to stem drug deaths in their communities - Full Story
March 20, 2014
2 new ways to save your partner (or yourself) from a gunshot wound Tim Dees - Police Tech & Gear

2 new ways to save your partner (or yourself) from a gunshot wound

Modern training teaches people to stay in the fight, getting the victim to stay operational until the threat is neutralized, but blood loss is more a matter of biology - Full Story
March 10, 2014
Downrange EMS: Critical care when the scene isn't safe Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

Downrange EMS: Critical care when the scene isn't safe

Although many EMS staff feel we should never operate in an active shooter environment until police have removed the threat, delay places the wounded at greater risk - Full Story
January 15, 2014
SHOT Show 2014: How one gunfight in 'paradise' may save officers' lives for years to come Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

SHOT Show 2014: How one gunfight in 'paradise' may save officers' lives for years to come

A 501(c)3 called Project Triage was founded by Chief Chris Howell, who owes his life to a simple trauma kit — and the training he received on how to use it - Full Story
September 26, 2013
The answer to arterial wounds fits in your pocket Loraine Burger - For Cops, By Cops

The answer to arterial wounds fits in your pocket

More than two-thirds of all preventable police officer deaths are due to hemorrhaging – here’s a kit to stop the bleeding - Full Story
July 31, 2013
Tactical EMS: An overview Jim Morrissey - Tactical EMS

Tactical EMS: An overview

Learn about the basics of this rapidly evolving EMS subspecialty - Full Story
April 25, 2013
Boston bombings: Have we (finally) ended the tourniquet debate? Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Boston bombings: Have we (finally) ended the tourniquet debate?

If you still need "proof positive" that tourniquets save lives, perhaps you should go talk with a survivor of the Boston Marathon bombing - Full Story



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The Winning Mind The Winning Mind
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with NYTOA – The New York Tactical Officers Association