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Dealing with combative subjects

We spend a good deal of training time teaching law enforcement officers how to use firearms safely and effectively. We also teach verbal skills to gain compliance from a population […]…

Posted on Mon, 22 Jul 2024 13:00:31 +0000

Justice: Tunnel vision, discretion or usurping?

The phrase “tunnel vision” means different things to different people. For some, “tunnel vision” is a negative event when a person’s field of vision narrows to a small ar…

Posted on Sun, 21 Jul 2024 13:00:40 +0000

North Carolina police greeted by 8-foot alligator in department parking lot

It’s safe to say that police in Sunset Beach, North Carolina, were not expecting to find a massive eight-foot-long alligator hanging out in their parking lot when they arrived at […]…

Posted on Sat, 20 Jul 2024 13:00:43 +0000

No-body homicide cases

As a former homicide detective who successfully investigated and had prosecuted one of the first no-body homicide cases in San Diego County, I know there are effective strategies to bring […]…

Posted on Fri, 19 Jul 2024 13:00:40 +0000

2024 National Officer Safety and Wellness Awards winners announced

The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (NLEOMF) is pleased to announce the winners of the Destination Zero National Officer Safety and Wellness Awards, which highlight agency-level achiev…

Posted on Thu, 18 Jul 2024 13:00:31 +0000

Breaking through to Gen Z

I’m getting old, and so is the police department for which I work. Personally, I’m not thrilled about it. Sure, some things get better with age. My stiff joints, not […]…

Posted on Wed, 17 Jul 2024 13:00:12 +0000

How do you know when you are not OK?

He pulled into the driveway after another 12-hour patrol shift. In the passenger seat of his take-home car were his kit, the mail and a half-eaten sandwich. At least he […]…

Posted on Tue, 16 Jul 2024 13:00:04 +0000

To chase or not to chase?

The police vehicle pursuit has largely gone the way of the prairie buffalo, or perhaps the Florida panther. Though one might hear an old-timer spin a yarn about one, they […]…

Posted on Sun, 14 Jul 2024 13:00:32 +0000

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