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Gerber Legendary Blades--Kinderer Rescue Knife  

August 1, 2006

By Scott Smith

It seems many manufacturers are determined to cover all of a user’s needs in one tool. However, if your overloaded pocket tool is roughly the size of a Snap-On mechanic’s box, the odds are it will be too cumbersome to carry all the time. What is needed is a knife and tool you can easily carry that still provides you with all the basics.

Knock Notice After Hudson  

August 1, 2006

By Devallis Rutledge

Never mind the headlines and the editorials proclaiming that the Supreme Court did away with the knock-and-announce requirement for execution of search warrants in the recent case of Hudson v. Michigan. The court did no such thing.

Cheyenne (Wyo.) Police Department  

August 1, 2006

By Bryn Bailer

Cheyenne is a city with a relatively low crime rate, averaging one or two homicides a year, and is home to residents who seem to appreciate the work officers do.

In Praise of Condition White  

August 1, 2006

By Dave Smith

Condition White is the internal focus we go into all the time. In Condition White, you are not focused on the outside world. You do NOT want to have this mindset on the street.

Tactical and Practical Handcuffing  

August 1, 2006

By Greg Amundson

Patrol handcuffing techniques vary by department policy and individual officer preference. The goal should always be simple and direct: Get the handcuffs on the suspect. However, being prepared with a handcuffing strategy and technique will improve your confidence on the streets.

Concealed Comfort  

August 1, 2006

By Melanie Basich

The latest in concealable armor provides comfort and flexibility while still offering the protection you need from everyday dangers on the job.

Limiting SWAT Liability  

August 1, 2006

By Eugene P. Ramirez

The good old days of being able to kick down doors, port windows, and throw flash bangs as officers run through a house are over. The modern theories of SWAT tactics now depend less on the old style dynamic entries on every warrant service. Instead, more teams are implementing the concepts of surround and call-out, limited penetration, wait and take down, sustained negotiations, and other similar tactics.

Airsoft: Toy or Training Tool?  

August 1, 2006

By Kenneth R. Murray

Can a gun that fires plastic BBs really serve as a viable training tool for law enforcement?

Tactical Preplanning  

August 1, 2006

By Bryn Bailer

With an unlimited supply of public safety emergencies facing communities today, it’s never too late for police to plan ahead. It’s a simple but powerful precaution and one that more law enforcement agencies are taking to heart in the post-9/11 world.

How to Evaluate a Training Program  

August 1, 2006

By Dave Young

You have many opportunities for training outside of your agency. But how do you tell which classes are suitable for you and whether what you learn in those classes will work on the street?

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