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September 25, 2009
Motor patrol: Bringing the street to the range Bill Campbell - Bringing the Street to the Range

Motor patrol: Bringing the street to the range

Not all cops are the same, not all environments are the same, and not all gunfights are the same, yet... - Full Story
September 23, 2009
Facing civil litigation with a winning mind Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Facing civil litigation with a winning mind

Officers face the fight with a mindset to win every confrontation — it’s refreshing when... - Full Story
September 16, 2009
Excited delirium: New video, roll call refresher, and a face-off with a happy ending Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

Excited delirium: New video, roll call refresher, and a face-off with a happy ending

We all know of excited delirium incidents that go south after police intervene. But we rarely hear of... - Full Story
September 11, 2009
Police officers are the front lines in domestic counterterrorism Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Police officers are the front lines in domestic counterterrorism

American cops are "force multipliers in counterterrorism," says Fred Burton, one of the world’s foremost authorities on terrorists and terrorist organizations - Full Story
September 02, 2009
With big bucks at risk, a Calif. city supports its cops Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

With big bucks at risk, a Calif. city supports its cops

A drunken woman is arrested during a sidewalk melee. Sobered up, she claims the cops broke her ribs,... - Full Story
August 18, 2009
Force Science questions new TASER report on Canada incident Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Force Science questions new TASER report on Canada incident

Provided by Force Science NewsEditor’s note: Give us your feedback! We’re very interested... - Full Story
August 17, 2009
 A closer look at the AMA's CED report Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.) - Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement

A closer look at the AMA's CED report

In a well-meaning but flawed report, the American Medical Association (AMA) has taken on tactics and... - Full Story
August 05, 2009
How would you perform in these off-duty active-shooter drills? Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

How would you perform in these off-duty active-shooter drills?

By now, most progressive agencies are into conducting patrol-level active shooter drills. But how about... - Full Story
July 08, 2009
Less lethal case study: Halton, Ontario Tactical Response Unit Major Steve Ijames (ret.) - Less Lethal Options for Today's LE Challenges
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Less lethal case study: Halton, Ontario Tactical Response Unit

Successfully engaging potentially deadly persons affected by mental illness is one of the most challenging... - Full Story
June 26, 2009
The UCLA library incident, revisited Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.) - Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement

The UCLA library incident, revisited

Many readers will recall the “TASER in the library” case at the University of California,... - Full Story



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