The Bias of 1.566 Seconds

The Bias of 1.566 Seconds

40-year-old Freddy Centeno was shot and killed by two Fresno police officers last September. The officers, who fired simultaneously at the man, were wearing fully operational body-worn cameras (BWCs). Consequently the entire—albeit very brief—incident was recorded and has now ...
Final Tour: March 2016

Final Tour: March 2016

Sixteen officers died during March, a dramatic jump that exceeds the loss during the previous two months of 2016. Ironically, we also lost 16 officers during March of 2015 and 2014. Of the officers lost last month, ten were the result of vehicle-related incidents, four were killed by ...
BODYCAM: Fatal Fresno OIS

BODYCAM: Fatal Fresno OIS

The clip released Thursday from a police body camera shows officers shooting 40-year-old Freddy Centeno. The body camera video shows police pulling over and demanding Freddy Centeno hit the ground, but then immediately opened fire. The 40-year-old mentally disabled man is hit 9 ...
Springtime Tune-Up for Motors

Springtime Tune-Up for Motors

Many riders have been off their motorcycles for a few months and are just now getting ready to get back in the saddle. Most will take the time to change the oil, check their tires, maybe check their spark plugs, and on and on. But how many will take the time to tune up their skills ...
Yoga for LEOs

Yoga for LEOs

Good physical conditioning is the cornerstone of good police work. On the street, a strong, durable, resilient, and powerful body can be your greatest asset, especially in critical moments. In addition to strength, speed, and power, it's vital that officers be mobile and flexible ...