General Topics

  • That New Car Smell

    New car sales are turning the corner and interest rates are low; is it time to lease or buy a new car?

    Article • November 25th, 2009

  • Contagious vs Conditioned Shooting

    In a profession that relies on backup, being shunned by fellow officers can be career ending.

    Article • November 24th, 2009

  • Op-Ed: Reasonable Gun Control?

    Instead of emotional arguments about the value of firearms in the populace, how about a reasonable approach?

    Article • November 9th, 2009

  • A.S.A.P. Method Response

    We must realize that to mitigate the loss of life during an active killer incident, there must be an absolute exigency to our tactics and our response.

    Article • November 4th, 2009

  • Gold Rush

    With the market still off its high mark, advertisements for gold have flourished. Is it a good idea to buy?

    Article • October 27th, 2009

  • Cops and Denial

    DENIAL is not the answer to defending America’s population; education, preparation and training are the elements of triumph in this post September 11 era.

    Article • October 27th, 2009

  • Trainers, Stay or Go?

    If I see an officer assigned in a training capacity with just a few years under his belt, I get real suspicious.

    Article • October 5th, 2009

  • Boost Your Credibility in Court

    Vivid details like a Darth Vader toothbrush or a Mercurochrome stained uniform can help a jury SEE the truth. Read on to learn how to use vivid details to boost your credibility and that of your victims and witnesses.

    Article • September 21st, 2009

  • Active Shooter / Rapid Response DVD

    It is imperative that law enforcement professionals in every state and territory - and indeed, anywhere we have a military outpost in the world with a civilian population - understand the proper tactics and techniques to respond to such attacks / events.

    Article • September 18th, 2009

  • Ambushing / Counter Ambushing, Pt 2

    Whether on foot patrol, bike patrol, or in a vehicle, attack recognition and response is critical.

    Article • September 14th, 2009

  • Can you Relate?

    Empathy does not mean having to share a similar experience with the caller, but being willing to validate the caller's experience and speak to them in a way which showed an ability to work within the caller's world.

    Article • September 8th, 2009

  • Legendary Lawman Jigsaw John

    He was the oldest, most renowned officer the PD had to offer. A real no-kidding detective, he was both meticulous and tenacious.

    Article • September 3rd, 2009

  • Ambushing / Counter Ambushing, Pt 1

    It has been only during the last ten years, and more recently, the last several shootings that have captured our attention. Ambushing is up to 23% annually and climbing since 1996.

    Article • August 10th, 2009

  • Legendary Lawman Dallas Stoudenmire

    After being a Ranger for three years, he would disappear for several years and finally resurface in Socorro, New Mexico as the town marshal.

    Article • August 5th, 2009

  • Goodies For Thermal Imagers

    What tools you have to use with your thermal imager can make all the difference in the world how much you use your TI.

    Article • August 3rd, 2009

  • Enhance your experience.

    Thank you for your regular readership of and visits to To continue viewing content on this site, please take a few moments to fill out the form below and register on this website.

    Registration is required to help ensure your access to featured content, and to maintain control of access to content that may be sensitive in nature to law enforcement.