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Shots Fired: Cleveland, Ohio 07/09/2008  

April 17, 2013

Officer Jim Simone glanced at a teller to his left. The two knew one another well enough for Simone to see that she was having a hard time preventing a bizarre expression from registering on her face. Simone realized very quickly that he had walked into a robbery in progress.

<p>Photo courtesy of Pulaski Township (Pa.) Police Department</p>

Pa. Officer Saves Teen from Drowning in Overturned Truck  

April 11, 2013

Officer Randall Courson noticed a late-night crash and kept up the spirits of a teen trapped in his overturned and water-filled truck until more help arrived.

<p>Photo by Vince Taroc.</p>

Who Are the Oath Keepers?  

April 4, 2013

After witnessing what he saw as an unconstitutional outrage in the wake of Katrina, a constitutional law scholar founded the Oath Keepers, an organization for peace officers and soldiers who adhere strictly to the letter of the Constitution and swear not to obey any orders that they believe to be unconstitutional.

<p>Photos courtesy of KDH Defense.</p>

KDH's Transformer Body Armor  

April 3, 2013

While most concealable body armor consists of ballistic panels contained in a cloth carrier that is strapped to the wearer's torso, KDH's Transformer uses a unique harness system that directly supports the armor and holds it next to the body.

<p>Photo courtesy of Streamlight.</p>

Police Product Test: Streamlight Stinger LED  

March 23, 2013

For this Stinger, Streamlight had just upgraded the C4 LED from 180 lumens to a blazing 350 lumens and 24,000 candela on the brightest of three intensity settings.

<p>Officer Lawson&#39;s patrol car was hit numerous times; six rounds struck the officer. Photo courtesy of Oklahoma City Police Department.</p>

Shots Fired: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 08/29/2010  

March 14, 2013

Before Lawson had time to open her car door, the man turned and raised a rifle and began shooting. Lawson's mind kicked into a hyperkinetic drive, her synapses firing in rapid-fire succession of one another and keeping pace with the man's action on the trigger of the AR-15 he was wielding.

<p>Photo courtesy of Altai Gear.</p>

Altai Gear's Tactical MF Boot  

March 12, 2013

The Altai Gear research and development team set to work creating a lightweight boot that took advantage of SuperFabric's high durability, breathability, stain resistance, and abrasion resistance to benefit law enforcement.

<p><span>Illustration by&nbsp;</span><span>Sequoia Blankenship.</span></p>

You Said What?  

March 12, 2013

One of the first things that becomes apparent when I review dash cam footage of incidents is how much vulgarity spurts out of our little brains under stress. It has long been said the last two words on the black box recorder from crashed aircraft are "Oh shit!"

<p>Photo courtesy of iStockPhoto.com.</p>

Unlawful Reaction to Unlawful Action  

March 5, 2013

Let's face it—law enforcement officers sometimes make detentions, arrests, entries, or searches that run afoul of one or more of the hundreds of judicial decisions differentiating "reasonable" and "unreasonable" searches and seizures.

<p>Photo: POLICE file</p>

Chris Dorner: The Injustice Collector  

March 5, 2013

Southern California cop killer Christopher Dorner was an injustice collector. If you read his lengthy and rambling manifesto, you will see that he filed away every little slight, real or imagined, and compiled an enemies list of people he wanted to pay back.

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