Taking the Bite Out of K-9 Related Lawsuits

Taking the Bite Out of K-9 Related Lawsuits

Police K-9s can be one of the most effective tools made available to law enforcement. Often, they’re used in response to dangerous situations that, without their assistance, may have required additional force to resolve. When a K-9 is used, however, it’s nearly inevitable that after ...
13 Steps to Safer Force-on Force Training

13 Steps to Safer Force-on Force Training

You’ve heard it again and again, but it bears repeating: Consistent participation in realistic training is perhaps the most critical element in developing peak performance and maintaining safe, effective officers. In Calibre Press’s popular textbook, Street Survival II: Tactics ...
Tactical Reminders from a Drug Raid

Tactical Reminders from a Drug Raid

A Midwest drug raid confirmed the wisdom of the adage, “Look before you touch” and surfaced a couple of hidden dangers that serve as reminders to stay alert for dangers from above and below when searching a home or other location. Here’s what happened: Serving a search warrant at ...
Keep Your Tactical Edge in Low Light Situations

Keep Your Tactical Edge in Low Light Situations

Stats show that the vast majority of officer-involved shootings occur in low light conditions. With that, it’s critical to remember that healthy night vision is one of the most important tools you can have in situations like that. Being able to quickly and clearly make out objects ...