Words to Live By. Literally.

Words to Live By. Literally.

On the heels of our recent series on police quotes, we wanted to share something that is not so much a quote but a way of life. A way of living. Literally. Daily mental preparation is just as important as physical preparation when it comes to facing the dangerous challenges of the ...
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

By Barbara Schwartz 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, ...