A Matter of Perspective

A Matter of Perspective

Being a police officer is one the greatest joys of my life. The ability to serve, protect the vulnerable, and make an immediate impact on the lives of people I contact on a daily basis is beyond gratifying. Every day I put on that uniform I’m filled with a sense of purpose and ...
Technology & Homemade “Ghost” Guns

Technology & Homemade “Ghost” Guns

Recent years have seen rapid developments in manufacturing technologies like 3D printers and computer numeric controlled (CNC) mills. These tools are legal, multi-use, increasingly available, and hold tremendous beneficial potential. They've also brought renewed attention to homemade ...
Product Review: SSP Tactical Eyewear

Product Review: SSP Tactical Eyewear

Most Calibre readers know yours truly is retired from “the job.” As such, I find myself on the range on my own time and not as part of a quarterly training and qualification program. I recently reported to the range for my annual HR-218 firearms training and like most of us “old” ...
Slow Down the Ticking Clock

Slow Down the Ticking Clock

We’re hearing about it almost every day from pundits and politicians: Cops need training in “deescalation.” It’s a point, by the way, I whole-heartedly agree with. Where I part company with most of these self-appointed experts is in just what “deescalation” means and how it can be ...
VIDEO: Obnoxious Philly Woman Arrested

VIDEO: Obnoxious Philly Woman Arrested

From Statter911.com:  According to Victor Fiorillo at phillymag.com, the 28-year-old woman had been thrown out of Helium Comedy Club during a performance by Craig Robinson, best known for his role as Darryl on the TV show “The Office.” No matter how good Robinson was Sunday, the ...