Ground-Combat Survival

One of the most dangerous physical encounters police officers face is being knocked to the ground and having to fight for their lives. When we imagine experiencing survival situations such as this, we must remember Coach Bob Lindsey's advice to think in terms of...

Officer Safety

This month I'll probably offend a few of you, challenge a lot of you and hopefully cause many to say, “Right on!” The subject is officer safety, something near and dear to every officer and their families. The problem is we've been talking and...

Third Degree: The L-3 EOTech M553

As an enhancement to iron sights, the optical gun sight has become an accepted addition to the military battle rifle and the law enforcement patrol carbine. Optical sights offer faster target acquisition, the ability to keep both eyes open, a wider field of view to...

Fit for Duty & Life

What are the first words that come to your mind when someone says the word exercise? No time? Too hard? Boring? Do your muscles ache at the mere thought? It's time to rethink and refocus, not on the exercises themselves, but on the health benefits they provide to...

TACTICS TIP: Did you know you’re carrying a camera?

I’ve been a police officer for nine years, and I’ve spent countless hours training in both patrol and SWAT tactics. I served seven of those years on a SWAT team. Like any other team, we used mirrors to safely peer into the unknown before exposing ourselves to a...

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