Dave Smith sits down with Roy Bedard of RRB Systems International to discuss the issue of neck restraints. Roy talks about the safety hazards of neck restraints and the different techniques that can be used to properly apply neck restraints.
Kevin Dillon of L.O.C.K.U.P. Training demonstrates how to fine tune your defensive techniques. The armbar is a very effective move but is often performed incorrectly. He focuses on the armbar technique and gives tips on what to focus on in order to stay in control of the subject.
Dave Smith sits down with top law enforcement instructor, Dennis Tueller, to discuss the topic of firearms training. Dennis explains what he is and is not impressed with regarding current firearms training techniques.
Many officers are reluctant to search females due to fear of complaints or lawsuits. In this video, Corporal Ryan Spurling of the Washington State Patrol Academy demonstrates techniques for searching women that help officers differentiate between legal searches and sexual contact.
Kevin Dillon from L.O.C.K.U.P. demonstrates how to perform Armbar techniques. With the right technique, this can be used in a public setting without disrupting those around you. Kevin explains how important it is to just expand upon the techniques you have already developed, rather than learning it completely from scratch.
Betsy Brantner-Smith talks with Lt. Dan Marcou about some tactics for smaller statured officers. He demontrates some common techniques that smaller officers could use to take down a larger individual. The best way to learn these tactics is to practice again and again in order to effectively apply these techniques on the street.