Full list of Defensive Tactics results
Developing your abilities to move offline–
In this video tactical tip, Diana Rathborne of the Minnesota Kali Group — alongside Peter Hetrick, also of the Minnesota Kali Group — shares a number of drills you can teach your officer to help them get off the X. It takes many repetitions to create the physical skills (muscle memory) and neural pathways, but by using the drills in this video you can help your officers be safer in a confrontation with a subject.
A different look at weapon disarming–
In this video tactical tip, Peter Hetrick — Operations Manager for MPI Protective Service and MPI Training Academy — discusses and demonstrates some different views on weapons disarming techniques. It is intentional that Sean — Peter’s partner in this drill — is considerably larger, because the defensive tactics shown here are well suited to encounters between adversaries of vastly different size.
Over Hand Arm Drag from Weapon Retention–
In this video tactical tip, Fletch Fuller of ISR Matrix International alongside demonstration partner Ray Price, also of ISR Matrix International speaks about and shows us an avoidance skill for someone grabbing your gun called the Over Hand Arm Drag from Weapon Retention.
Escape from the Mounted Position–
In this video tactical tip, Fletch Fuller of ISR Matrix International alongside demonstration partner Ray Price, also of ISR Matrix International talks about how you can solve the problem of an attacker who has your trapped in a mounted position. Fuller says that one good technique to bump the attacker forward to get the assailant’s hands onto the ground well above your head. This stops the punches. Thereafter you can bridge to reverse the position.
Fundamentals of the knee strike–
In this video tactical tip, Joseph “Little Joe” Ferrera discusses and demonstrates some of the fundamentals you should be using whenever you have a situation in which you use a knee strike either as a distraction to gain some type of control hold, or as a higher-level of combative to end a physical confrontation.
Escaping the Mount Using the Forced Bridge–
In this video tactical tip, Fletch Fuller of ISR Matrix International alongside demonstration partner Ray Price, also of ISR Matrix International talks about how you can solve the problem of an attacker whose mounted position is such that you’re unable to immediately buck him or her off of you with a typical bridge technique.
Video: Using the brachial stun technique–
Brachial Stun Technique (Joe Ferrera)
Evading an attack to the head while supine–
In this video tactical tip, Don Gulla discusses and demonstrates a way in which you can pivot away from an assailant who has put you on your back and is moving to “finish you off” with a headshot.
Acie Mitchell: Focus on Hand to Hand Survival–
In this segment, Acie Mitchell and Dave Smith discuss Mitchell's Aikido-based defensive tactics system.