Active Threat Response Training: Key Questions

Active Threat Response Training: Key Questions

By Brian N. O'Donnell The law enforcement priority of work and immediate goal during an active shooter event is to stop the threat. Find, fix, and finish. It is that simple. Resolution by way of shooter suicide, surrender, or lead poisoning is immaterial – the threat just needs to ...
Train Your Brain for Optimum Performance

Train Your Brain for Optimum Performance

Elite athletes train their brains for maximized performance under pressure. Officers need to incorporate similar training to optimize their cognitive performance in life and death situations. Jim Leo, founder of Pit Fit training in Indianapolis, explains, “We train race car ...
More Tips for Cops, From Cops

More Tips for Cops, From Cops

Last week we shared 12 career tips for cops that are listed in a small but information-packed manual called Pocket Partner and then asked for yours. Here are a few extra tips we received from our readers: Sgt. J. Perea with the New Mexico State Police responded: The grass may ...