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Instructor Daniel Bales has noticed has some ideas about how to resolve some of the frustrating issues in law enforcement training.
The Profession of Arms is a noble one, though there seem to be fewer pursuing it every year. This is not just the military, though that's the most obvious one. It's peace officers and other careers as well. Our team has written a number of articles addressing the...
A police department in Texas made a video for the band Disturbed’s cover of Simon & Garfunkel’s “Sound of Silence.” It’s outstanding. #BlueLivesMatter
A few days ago prosecutors in Pennsylvania released patrol car dashcam video of a gunfight that occurred on PA Rte 33 in Lehigh Valley (we posted as many details of that engagement we could in a previous OIS article). At the request of many of his students, Will Petty...
Prosecutors in Northampton, PA have released video of an OIS (Officer Involved Shooting) that occurred last year on PA Route 33 in Lehigh Valley. In that exchange of gunfire one trooper was critically injured and the suspect shot after a lengthy fight on the side of the road.
You “On The Job”? This may be one of the most profoundly important articles about your career choice you’ll ever read. OIS discussion is important, as are officer safety, ethics, and tactics – but this is just as significant. Hell, it IS a part of all those.
Bob White gives some simple, effective solutions for riding motorcycles while armed in today’s Just the Tip.
Baton Rouge PD has released video of the Alton Sterling OIS from July of 2016. Different perspectives from body cams and a security camera give us a chance to learn.
This article originally appeared on Active Response Training. It appears here in its entirety with permission. If you’re smart enough to read Breach-Bang-Clear on a regular basis, then you'll have heard of Gorillafritz (Greg Ellifritz), the guy who runs A.R.T. Good...