Lessons from Brooklyn Park

Lessons from Brooklyn Park

Last week the chief of the Brooklyn Park, Minn., police department released a video from last November that shows Officer Sean Hyman in a fight for his life. The incident began as a simple loud music complaint. After initial contact with the car's occupant, 25-year-old Lance Carr, ...
Lucky or Good?

Lucky or Good?

This is horrifying. You know the expression "I'd rather be lucky than good."? Well, this officer was damn lucky. I don't know the officer or the training he received, but it sure looks like he hadn't fully mentally or physically prepared himself to meet the 3%er (defined by BTS in ...
The OEM Battery Alternative

The OEM Battery Alternative

  Eight police departments and six university campuses are among those who have discovered a new power technology that maximizes their land mobile radio performance. In most incidents, this story began several years ago when these agencies determined that the continuous failure ...
VIDEO: Violent Attack on Officer [GRAPHIC]

VIDEO: Violent Attack on Officer [GRAPHIC]

A day after a jury convicted a Brooklyn Park, Minn., man in the attack of a police officer, authorities released video of the assault that was used in the investigation and trial. On Wednesday, 25-year-old Lance Carr was convicted of first-degree assault after a jury deliberated ...