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An EDP’s surprising attack…and a sergeant’s teaching moment


Ed Note: Charles Remsberg is the author of Blood Lessons: What Cops Learn From Life-Or-Death Encounters, available for purchase from PoliceOne Books by clicking here.  Be sure to also check out the P1TV interview in which Chuck gives our own Dave Smith a peek at the making of Blood Lessons.


When was your last roll call teaching moment? That is, a street experience that unexpectedly turns into an object lesson for other officers.

For Mark Dahlsten, a Quay County patrol sergeant in Tucumcari, N.M., such a moment occurred one recent night when he was dispatched to a domestic-abuse complaint at a single-wide trailer house.

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