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<p>Photo: A.J. George</p>

Police Product Test: Casio G-shock GW-9400 Rangeman Watch  

February 11, 2014

By A.J. George

Casio's GW-9400 isn't as much a watch as it is a wrist-mounted computer. It has the standard clock and stopwatch functions found on almost all G-Shocks but raises the bar by adding an altimeter, barometer, compass, thermometer, alarm, countdown timer, and a memory function to log all of this info should you need it.

<p>Photo: iStock</p>

Constitutional Home Entry  

February 10, 2014

By Devallis Rutledge

Private residences enjoy the highest levels of Fourth Amendment protection against governmental intrusion. Here are the 10 most common ways to get inside a home without violating the Fourth Amendment.

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

Speed Sign Success  

February 3, 2014

By Melanie Basich

Every driver speeds now and again, especially on heavily trafficked thoroughfares. A reminder in the form of a temporary radar sign displaying the driver's speed may be all that's needed to bring down vehicles' speedometer readings.

<p>Photo: Amaury Murgado</p>

Maintain a Healthy Mind  

February 3, 2014

By Amaury Murgado

If you don't work to maintain a healthy mind, you will lose a running battle with things like memory, stress, and empathy, which are all important for a law enforcement officer's daily routine.

Texas Cop Killer Execution: Justice Too Long Delayed  

January 31, 2014

By David Griffith

The man who pulled the trigger and ended Officer Gaddis' life was Edgar Tamayo. He may have had a low IQ, but when it came to killing he was a savant.

<p>Photo courtesy of Ron Martinelli</p>

Reconsidering Carotid Control  

January 30, 2014

By Ron Martinelli

The carotid restraint control hold is a valuable force option. When applied by a competent end-user, the hold is quick and highly effective and is absent of any evidence of traumatic injury.

<p>Illustration: Sequoia Blankenship</p>

Don't be a Philistine  

January 30, 2014

By Dave Smith

Are you confident in your defensive skills? If so, then don't take them for granted, but rather keep training. If you're lacking in these skills, then make them strengths by practicing.

Misplaced Budget Priorities  

January 30, 2014

By Jon Adler

Before going into recess, the House passed the budget committee's recommendation to increase the amount new government employees have to pay into their pensions beginning this month.

<p>Photo: iStockphoto.com</p>

Shots Fired: Riverside, California 09/11/2008  

January 17, 2014

By Dean Scoville

Officer Evan Wright chased after a gang member who fled and reached for his pocket while running. A flying tackle sent the two men into the middle of a residential driveway where some 20 guests were observing a quinceanera party in the front yard.

<p>Take training seriously to decrease your chances of dying in the line of duty. Photo courtesy of the Osceola County (Fla.) Sheriff&#39;s Office</p>

Don't Become a Statistic  

January 15, 2014

By Amaury Murgado

Can we ever stop law enforcement officers from being killed? I don't think so, but we don't have to make it any easier for it to happen either. There are things we should be doing that are well within our reach, but we don't.

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