Brain Power vs. Fire Power

Brain Power vs. Fire Power

 [Publisher's Note: This was originally published in November 2010 by LawOfficer.com and is reprinted here by permission of the author. Sgt. Humes (Ret), a longtime friend of Calibre Press, will be inducted into the Law Enforcement Officer Hall of Fame in September. The ceremony will ...
BODYCAM: Tucson Officer Pulls Over the Chief

BODYCAM: Tucson Officer Pulls Over the Chief

From Tucson.com: In a traffic encounter captured on a police body camera, a Tucson officer pulled over a dark-colored SUV for a red-light infraction only to learn that the driver was his boss. According to the video, which was released by the department after a records request by ...
Drug Cop Memoirs: “Speed, Counselor”

Drug Cop Memoirs: “Speed, Counselor”

[Author's Note: Most of our readers know that I spent a considerable amount of time working undercover narcotics.  While at a family gathering, I was reflecting on some of the more humorous moments during those years. After a few prompts from family and friends, I decided to regale ...
Do Your Policies Need a Spring Cleaning?

Do Your Policies Need a Spring Cleaning?

It’s that time of year when many of us air out the house, clear out the clutter, and do a top-to-bottom cleaning. Spring cleaning probably dates to the ancient Jewish practice of thoroughly cleaning one’s home before Passover, although the tradition is found in many cultures. ...
DASHCAM: Officer Shoots Through Windshield

DASHCAM: Officer Shoots Through Windshield

From the Las Vegas Review-Journal:  Las Vegas police on Monday released body camera footage of two men weaving through traffic in an SUV and shooting at officers during a chase near downtown that left one of the men dead and the other wounded. The footage from Wednesday morning ...