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Increasing Active Shooter Training
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Is your department planning on increasing active shooter training in the wake of the school shooting in Connecticut? …Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Johnnie McFarland Dec 17, 2012.

Holiday Season Emphasis Patrols

Is your city bolstering emphasis patrols this holiday season?Continue

Started Nov 14, 2012

Police Fatally Shoot Marine Who Ignored Stop Orders
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PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Police say they had no choice but to shoot and kill a Camp Pendleton Marine after he refused to pull over, drove into one officer, and tried to drive off with another…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Liana Apr 5, 2013.

Keeping Fit
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What inspires you to keep physically fit? And how do you ensure that you do?Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by kenneth simmons Nov 14, 2012.


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Tom Kelly replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Patrol Vehicle Safety
"Yo Leonard:  Very well spoken!  Let's face it guys & gals...our profession has gotten even more dangerous nont only because of the bad asses on the street but also from the assholes in office, using us a scapegoats! Stay Safe,…"
May 6, 2015
LEONARD MCCARTHY replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Patrol Vehicle Safety
"The question is kind of ambiguous, in that, do I feel safe in the vehicle when I am in a high speed (over 80 MPH) chase?  I had a blowout on the freeway while doing 75, spun in circles three times and then crashed into a gasoline tanker truck.…"
May 6, 2015
Craig J Miller replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Radar vs. Lidar
"Just curious, what difficulties have you had using Lidar on the Motor?  I worked Motors for years with no problem.  We have had our install shop use a couple different configurations on Lidar mounts."
Apr 12, 2015
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Radar vs. Lidar

Radar vs. lidar—which would you choose if you had to pick one?See More
Nov 5, 2014
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Staying Safe On Duty in Extreme Winter Weather

What tips can you share for staying safe while on duty during extreme winter weather?
Apr 30, 2014
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Training Officers Via Social Media

In tight economic times, have you considered using social media and other online forums to train officers?See More
Mar 7, 2014
Ethan Brinn replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Radar vs. Lidar
"As an instructor for both types of units here in NC, I agree with Leonard and Geoffrey. Both have their ups and downs depending on the type of location and conditions. I will say that our motor guys like the cage mounts for their LIDAR's and…"
Dec 26, 2013
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Dec 20, 2013
R A Wiley replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Duty Handgun Caliber
"I carry what's best for me, .45acp"
Dec 16, 2013
Geoffrey P. Odom replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Radar vs. Lidar
"It depends.  If I'm enforcing during heavier traffic times, then Lidar.  On midnight shift, when traffic is low, then moving or stationary radar is preferred, since I don't have to look through a reticule and lose me peripheral…"
Dec 16, 2013
Leonard J Wolons replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Radar vs. Lidar
"I agree with Wayne it depends on what type of enforcement I am doing, additionally I have had difficulty using the Lidar on my Motor."
Dec 14, 2013
Sean Taylor replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Radar vs. Lidar
"Wow, that's definitely old school!"
Dec 12, 2013
John Bideler replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Duty Handgun Caliber
"little kick and less stopping power.  Everyone loves this POS cause it will penetrate most vests."
Nov 5, 2013
Jennifer Beard replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Duty Handgun Caliber
"  I carry the FN 5 7. It shoots a 5.7X28mm round.  There is little kick with the gun and I shot 96% the first time I loaded it and went to the range.  The magazine holds 20 rounds.  I carried a Glock 22 for 15 years and…"
Nov 5, 2013
John Lee Carp replied to Nicole Reino's discussion Duty Handgun Caliber
"As the debate rages on from my last posting of 13-JUN.-13, I wish to offer something to the viewing instructors and those that follow wound ballistics and the data produced from actual LE shootings. All or most of us have access to YouTube…"
Oct 29, 2013

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Image: Plymouth Belvedere from Adam-12

Growing up, JP Molnar had a thing for the 1968, LAPD-marked Plymouth Belvederes on Adam-12. Molnar, Law Officer's resident cruiser expert and columnist, also crushed on the… Continue

Posted on May 18, 2010 at 6:30pm

ILEETA: Handgun Combatives

"If you look like prey, you will be preyed upon," said Dave Spaulding, the 2010 Trainer of the Year, during yesterday's four-hour Handgun Combatives class at the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA) Conference.

The goal, he said, is to look fearless and to prevail. How do you train your officers to do…


Posted on April 23, 2010 at 12:30pm

ILEETA: Issues of Police Use of Deadly Force

What is an LEO's great need? According to Chief Jeff Chudwin, Village of Olympia Fields (Ill.) PD, it's to move from walking the edge of the knife to creating a 10-foot path that allows for maneuver, options and choices.…


Posted on April 23, 2010 at 11:30am

ILEETA: Off-Duty Carry & Preparedness

“I don’t think there’s anything more offensive than our officers dying on the streets,” said Sgt. Betsy Brantner Smith, as she opened her class at the seventh annual International Law Enforcement Trainers and Educators Association (ILEETA) Conference.

The class, titled “It Can Happen to You,” was focused on off-duty carry and preparedness.

“We must expect the unexpected,” says Smith. The only difference between being on duty and off duty is that when officers…


Posted on April 21, 2010 at 7:39am — 3 Comments

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At 7:16pm on March 15, 2010, Dave Spaulding said…
Well...I'll accept...since its you!!!

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