10 Ways You Can Help Your K9 Unit

10 Ways You Can Help Your K9 Unit

By Art Carlos The call’s hot. The perimeter is tight. The channel is secured. The K9 unit is logged on and is rolling to your location to assist in locating a suspect. Here are 10 things you can do to increase your success when the K9 team shows up: Confirm the criminal ...
VIDEO: It’s a Matter of Time

VIDEO: It’s a Matter of Time

Of all the elements involved in force investigations, time is one of the most critical to understand and knowledgeably apply when judging an officers’ decisions and actions. It takes time to observe. It takes time to assess. It takes time to decide. It takes time to act. It takes ...
Calibre Press Tip of the Week

Calibre Press Tip of the Week

Calibre Tip of the Week A note from the editor: If you have a tip to share with officers around the country, please feel free to e-mail us at editor@calibrepress.com Don’t Be a “Target of Opportunity” It’s important to use extra caution when patrolling territory contested by rival ...
9 Ways to Avoid Hopelessness

9 Ways to Avoid Hopelessness

What a time. Policing is stressful enough, and now this. Cops everywhere are needing to deal with the nervous, pressurized public while simultaneously dealing with their own personal challenges that have been exacerbated by the coronavirus situation. It’s not out of the realm ...
DAILY! Conversations with Calibre Podcast

DAILY! Conversations with Calibre Podcast

Editor's Note:  Although the current health situation has impacted officers' ability to access training, for the time being, our dedication to keeping you trained and informed has not diminished. Starting today we will begin posting daily training Podcasts for all officers to ...