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Draw The Line  

January 1, 2004

By Gary Paul Johnston

The art of establishing perimeters can mean the difference between success and failure.

Although it might look different than most tactical knives you’ve used, the Buck- Strider PUK is designed for excellent grip and has a tough, sharp blade.

Buck-Strider Police Utility Knife  

January 1, 2004

By Scott Smith

This unusual folding knife is built tough enough for daily duty and designed for close defense.

Be One of the Good Guys  

January 1, 2004

By Steven M. Click

We got so used to being the enemy that we didn’t know what we’d lost until the Fall of 2001.

Tags: 9/11

The California Wildfires  

January 1, 2004

By Charles Gary

Last fall, the map of Southern California looked like that map of Nevada that goes up in flames at the start of old “Bonanza” TV reruns. On the front lines with county firefighters, law enforcement officials—particularly county sheriff’s department personnel—played a key role in protecting citizens threatened by the inferno.

How to...Crack Down on Gangs  

January 1, 2004

By Shelly Feuer Domash

Gang activity continues to steadily rise throughout the United States, despite law enforcement’s attempts to deal with the epidemic. It’s like a cancer that begins in a vital organ and then spreads its deadly cells throughout the body, defying efforts to eradicate the disease. The most essential tool in fighting this battle, departments say, is communication.

Shock Treatment  

January 1, 2004

By Michael L. Janin

Because the high-powered Taser has been so swiftly fielded by so many agencies, there is no consensus on how officers who carry the weapon should be trained. Despite the fact that Taser International no longer emphasizes that all users should be stunned with the weapon, people at the company believe there are many reasons for departments to consider mandatory exposure.

Seven Days in Baghdad  

December 1, 2003

By Mark G. Stainbrook

Smoke still rolled on the horizon and sporadic gunfire could still be heard around the city when I was ordered to report to the Palestine Meridian Hotel for reassignment. We were in the fabled city of Baghdad, and it was a chaotic mess.

PepperBall booth with prototype less-lethal machine gun intended for the military.

IACP 2003: Best of Show  

December 1, 2003

By David Griffith

A show like IACP often involves about a thousand or more exhibitors, hawking a wide variety of products and services.

A Message of Hope  

December 1, 2003

By David Griffith

In post-war Iraq, the only order will come from the work of good cops.

Combined Attack  

December 1, 2003

By Dave Spaulding

Law officers who face multiple (potential) opponents are in a perilous, if not deadly, situation. The proper response to multiple offender confrontations can be summed up as follows: avoid, evade, and counter.

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