VIDEO: Fatal Shootout with Carjacker

VIDEO: Fatal Shootout with Carjacker

Seattle Police Department investigators are piecing together the trail of a 35-year-old violent felon after he brandished two handguns at several downtown businesses Sunday, carjacked three vehicles and fired on officers before a fatal confrontation with police in Northeast ...
ESSENTIAL FITNESS: The Shoulder Press!

ESSENTIAL FITNESS: The Shoulder Press!

[Publisher’s Note: Fitness is the cornerstone of police work! Whatever you status, you can improve and that’s the intent of this Calibre Press video series with Greg Amundson. Remember: Before altering or beginning a new exercise routine, consult your physician.This video is for ...
Safe & Effective Active Shooter Exercises

Safe & Effective Active Shooter Exercises

[Publisher’s Note: This article was originally published in the Summer 2015 issue of the National Tactical Officers Association’s professional journal, The Tactical Edge, and is reprinted with permission. www.ntoa.org] Since the Columbine High School incident in 1999, agencies ...
Essential Medicine

Essential Medicine

[Disclosure: The author is a Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support instructor, as well as an American Heart Association Instructor, two of the courses recommended in this article.] The violent streets of America are pushing America’s law enforcement officers beyond the role of ...