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The Use of Force topic provides news, information and training on one the most commonly discussed areas in law enforcement training programs. Shooting skills and defensive tactics are critical to keeping officers alive out of harm's way. We cover all subjects—nothing is taboo in this discussion.
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May 01, 2009
P1 Photo of the Week: K-9 takedown after pursuit PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: K-9 takedown after pursuit

This is Robby, a 6 year-old Malinois. Five minutes before this picture was taken, the suspect had run... - Full Story
April 01, 2009
News from TREXPO: Day one was BIG! Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

News from TREXPO: Day one was BIG!

I walked into the Long Beach Convention Center around lunchtime and the atmosphere was inspiring! Trainers,... - Full Story
March 20, 2009
Countering terrorist teams, part 3: The second wave response Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

Countering terrorist teams, part 3: The second wave response

Editor's note: Two weeks after the attacks in Mumbai, India—in which fewer than a dozen militants... - Full Story
February 23, 2009
Point of domination Tony Blauer - SPEARtips: Close Quarter Tactics with Tony Blauer

Point of domination

By Tony TorresWhile training in the S.P.E.A.R. System you will hear this phrase day in and day out. It... - Full Story
February 23, 2009
Overkill training mentality Tony Blauer - SPEARtips: Close Quarter Tactics with Tony Blauer

Overkill training mentality

By Tony BlauerThe overkill mind set is probably the most critical concept we embrace in our training.... - Full Story
January 09, 2009
In humor, there is truth Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

In humor, there is truth

The development of Internet email has been a huge boon to the passing of endless reams of jokes. Some... - Full Story
January 07, 2009
Zen and the gunfighter Jeff Hall - Zen and the Gunfighter

Zen and the gunfighter

Gun carriers, whether armed professionals or competitors, all argue about what is best. Which stance,... - Full Story
January 06, 2009
BART shooting raises issue of TASER confusion Dave Smith - The Winning Mind

BART shooting raises issue of TASER confusion

Ed Note: As additional facts come to light in the officer-involved shooting in Oakland, Calif. on New... - Full Story
December 10, 2008
Mumbai: A warning for U.S. Law Enforcement Sgt. Glenn French - SWAT Operator

Mumbai: A warning for U.S. Law Enforcement

Ed Note: Two weeks ago, less than a dozen militants held at bay some 800 well-trained police for 60 hours,... - Full Story
October 20, 2008
Putting terms in your terminology John Bowden - On Language, Communication, and Leadership

Putting terms in your terminology

Ed. Note: John Bowden retired from the Orlando Police Department in 1994 and presently is the founder... - Full Story



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