DASHCAM: Seattle Police Shoot Armed Felon

DASHCAM: Seattle Police Shoot Armed Felon

From the SPD Blotter: SPD Releases Dashcam, Photos From Officer-Involved Shooting of Armed Felon In North Seattle Written by Public Affairs on February 22, 2016 12:52 pm The Seattle Police Department is releasing photos and video from a fatal officer-involved ...
Reality–What a Concept!

Reality–What a Concept!

“Reality--what a concept!” Robin Williams Reality is a buzzword. Reality has become a catch-all term used to sell to an eager audience. Reality--now a marketing term used to sell entertainment. Reality television, celebrity gossip, professional sports, movies based on ...
DUI Stops for Motors

DUI Stops for Motors

A common assignment for motorcycle units is a roving DUI patrol. Motorcycles are uniquely qualified for this type of assignment due to their ability to maneuver through traffic and look down on vehicles. They can quickly reach a vehicle that's demonstrated signs of impairment. The ...
High-Risk Stops: 4 Tips for Better Tactics

High-Risk Stops: 4 Tips for Better Tactics

They're called “high-risk” or “felony” stops for a reason—they are inherently dangerous and potentially deadly if not handled properly! (For more on this, see my previous article “Traffic Stop Survival.”) Remember how you felt the first time you typed that license plate into the ...