Full list of Less Lethal results
Video: Transition to firearm with ECD in hand– 8
In this video tactical tip, Don Gulla — alongside his presentation partner, Rob — shows a technique that will enable you to transition to a firearm with the ECD still in your support side hand.
Video: Techniques to prepare for an ECD failure– 8
In this video tactical tip, Lieutenant Kevin Dillon works alongside Liam Duggan in discussing and demonstrating a drill to work through the failure of an ECD. Learning how to angle off while delive...
Video: Weapon retention, and move to TASER– 12
In this video tactical tip, Don Gulla — alongside his presentation partner, Rob — shows weapon retention a technique that helps keep your attacker from getting control of your firearm while also en...
Provide K9 teams with the entire less lethal tool kit– 8
In a perfect world, every cop would have the right tool with him, at the right time. He or she would arrive at every call with every line of the force matrix — from presence to a .50 cal. Now wake...
Training for O.C. reality– 23
If you’ve ever watched officers being exposed to O.C. during training you’ve likely seen some of them respond pretty quickly — and often dramatically — to the effects by sputtering, coughing, choki...
Developing baton knockdown power– 16
"If you’re going to give someone a tool, teach them how to use it!" PoliceOne Contributor Gary T. Klugiewicz demonstrates how the combination of proper finger grip, body movement, and verbalization...
Increasing the effectiveness of your baton– 11
Batons can be very effective in controlling violently resisting subjects, but this requires three mandatory components: 1. The officer must have the “right” baton available — usually on their duty ...
A list of don'ts for police after Calif. court's stun gun ruling– 30
Recently, a California court ruled that "police need reasons to believe a suspect is dangerous before firing a TASER and can't use their stun gun simply because the person is disobeying orders or a...
Tips for dealing with incidents and suspects in hospitals– 2
There can be a temptation to let your guard down in a hospital emergency room, but if you bring a suspect in for treatment and find yourself falling prey to relaxed tactical thinking, keep these th...
Simulation training with TASERS– 4
In today's PoliceOne video tactical tip, Street Survival Seminar Instructor Betsy Smith talks with trainer Todd Brown about ways you can conduct realistic TASER training without burning through num...
Monitor your habits– 7
A good friend of mind recently responded to a call involving an emotionally disturbed person who was hoping to commit "suicide by cop." When the officer arrived on the scene of the disturbance, the...
TASER Disarming– 7
In today's P1 video tactical tip Ralph Mroz, Director of Training for the Police Officers Safety Association, demonstrates a technique for disarming someone who threatens you with a TASER which, he...
Reality Based Training - Training to Failure– 2
In an outstanding analogy that anyone who has ever pushed themselves at the gym will quickly appreciate, instructor Ken Murray explains the difference between training TO failure, and training FOR ...