FULL LIST OF Close-Quarters Combat Topics
A brief history of modern police batons–
The use of straight, side-handle and collapsible batons in modern law enforcement
Beyond the baton: 5 forgotten police weapons–
Ever wonder what police officers used before ASPs and TASERs?
Would patrolling in pairs stop ambush attacks on cops?–
The overwhelming majority of ambush murders of our coppers have occurred when the LEO was alone
What 2 incidents say about the public's true feelings toward police–
Many “ordinary” citizens who populate this great nation have an inherent willingness to step in to a dangerous confrontation to save a cop’s life
History and use of the billy club–
Early police forces used the billy club as a tool and a symbol of authority
Gun retention techniques and the use of backup weapons–
In this video tactical tip, PoliceOne Columnist Duane Wolfe — alongside demonstration partner and PoliceOne Contributor Lee Shaykhet — discuss ways in which weapon retention drills can be made as realistic as possible, as well as introducing the use of backup weapons into the scenarios.
NTOA 2016: Duty knife use and deployment for law enforcement–
Almost every LEO carries a knife, but very few agencies have an edged weapons policy commensurate with those they have for firearms, impact weapons, chemical weapons, and conductive energy weapons
Defeating a close-quarters ambush–
In this video tactical tip, Lee Shaykhet — alongside demonstration partner Doug Wyllie — speaks about and shows us some ways you can defeat an assailant who draws a weapon unexpectedly at hand-to-hand distance. Knowing that action always beats reaction, Lee offers some thoughts about how to reduce the time it takes to respond to that attack.
Underhook and Pike Series: Triple Threat–
In this video tactical tip, Ray Price of ISR Matrix International alongside demonstration partner Fletch Fuller, also of ISR Matrix International discusses and demonstrates what to do when using the Underhook and Pike technique and the subject attempts to go for the officer’s legs. Click here for the first video tip, here for the second one in this series, and here for the third in the series.
Underhook and Pike Series: When Subject Stands Up–
In this video tactical tip, Ray Price of ISR Matrix International alongside demonstration partner Fletch Fuller, also of ISR Matrix International discusses and demonstrates what to do when the subject attemptes to stand up and regain his posture. This is the third in a series of tactical tips on the Underhook and Pike technique. Click here for the first video tip, and here for the second one in this series.
Underhook and Pike: How to defend yourself against headlocks–
Ray Price and Fletch Fuller from ISR Matrix International demonstrate how to defend yourself against headlocks.
Anger alert: 5 stories that infuriated cops this week–
Here's what made PoliceOne's Facebook audience see red
Universal Evasion vs. Common Attacks–
In this video tactical tip, Peter Hetrick — Operations Manager for MPI Protective Service and MPI Training Academy — discusses and demonstrates another way to think about getting off the X for a variety of types of attack.
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