Contact & Cover

It's been 17 years since the publication of Contact & Cover: Two-Officer Suspect Control, which I co-authored with now-retired Lieutenant John Morrison of the San Diego Police Department (SDPD). I'm grateful and proud this police officer survival text...
Bullethead Hits a Nerve

Bullethead Hits a Nerve

In Bullethead's February column ( Slip, Slide & Away: Accept Freebies and Take a Ride Down a Slippery Slope, p. 80), Paycheck to Paycheck asked, How could taking a discounted meal hurt anything or anyone, especially when the owner wants to do it?...

Our Police Staffing Crisis

Law enforcement deals with challenges every day, and in the past 50 years, we’ve certainly faced a lot—soaring crime rates, increased public scrutiny, budget crises, the plague of drugs, the scourge of gangs, the threat of terrorism, etc. We have a new challenge,...
DUI Tech

DUI Tech

When breath-testing instruments were introduced in the 1950s, they were a groundbreaking new technology. Fifty years later, current and emerging technologies remain the key to reducing drunk driving. Although drunk-driving fatalities fell significantly from 1985–1995,...
Third Degree: The Elite Spider 5.0

Third Degree: The Elite Spider 5.0

It's hard to imagine a more essential piece of equipment than good footwear. As I get older, I've become acutely aware of how vital good shoes or boots are to the way we do our job and to our energy level. In January, while attending the Shooting, Hunting,...

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