Dave Smith sits down with Marshall Schmitt of LaserMax to discuss realistic training and what it takes to be prepared in the field. Computer simulators can be huge assets when training. Simulators offer different scenarios for law enforcement officers to practice and experience what it is like to be in different situations.
Dave Smith meets with Bob Jacob, the Director of IPTM. IPTM conducts trainings nationwide that surround a variety of topics including technology, drug recognition, accident reconstruction, and other law enforcement trainings. IPTM really works to address issues in law enforcement that are pertinent with an understanding that things are constantly training and that fluidity is important.
Dave Smith talks with Michael Snow, Adjunct Instructor for IPTM. Michael specializes in accident reconstruction and teaches officers what to look for and how to investigate accident scenes. With the advancements in technology and motor vehicles, reconstructing an accident scene has become more difficult and officers must understand what to take into consideration.
Betsy Brantner-Smith sits down with fellow Street Survival Seminar Instructor, Tim Georgen, to discuss how complex the job of a Police Officer has become with advancements in technology and connectivity. While technology has improved the way we communicate and how quickly officers can respond to a call, it can also serve as a distraction. It is important to understand the basics of the job in case that technology does not come through in times of need.
Dave Smith talks with Donnie Barker, Crime Scene Trainer at IPTM, about the basics of crime scene investigation. Donnie specializes in crime scene processing and technology. He emphasizes the importance of protecting and preserving a crime scene until the experts arrive. The first responders are just as equally as responsible for the evidence as the investigators that arrive to the scene.
In this PoliceOneTV video, Betsy Brantner-Smith speaks with Andrew Hinz of TASER Intl. about the medical and technical services they offer. The medical and technical division of TASER works with law enforcement agencies to help them interpret whether or not the device was used properly and to provide them with additional support during investigations.
Cisco Systems and several of their public safety partners such as IBM, Intermec, and Augusta Systems discuss the latest capabilities and solutions available to the law enforcement and public safety industries.
Long known for his expertise in live-fire training scenarios, Dave Young shares his ideas on training for real-world confrontations. A highly regarded speaker and writer, Dave was one of the highlights of the 2008 ILEETA Conference and spent time with PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith to talk about the state-of-the-art of practical firearms training.