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Critical Incident Drills: Staging a Dress Rehearsal  

Before a sheriff or chief is going to sign off on committing resources to a practical critical incident exercise, you will have to convince him or her of need. And he or she will likely be more receptive to the idea if you have done some work and determined what bugs need to be worked out in your response plan.

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Police Product Test: Chinook Medical Gear Life Kit  

The Life Kit contains the bare essentials for quick treatment of major bleeding or penetrating wounds, all in a super-compact package that can be carried in any cargo pocket.

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Tuff Products Dual-Purpose Tactical Kit  

The T.A.S.K. with P.T.K. is a leg rig that holds four AR-15/M4 magazines, EMT shears, latex gloves, surgical tape, modular bandage, tourniquet, and a chest seal. It's made of rugged 1680-denier black ballistic nylon and double-layered scuba webbing.

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Police Product Test: StrongSuit Tactical Gloves  

Founded in 2009, StrongSuit is a relatively new glove company. Gloves are all they make and they take great pride in their simple yet successful business model.

<p>Hornady&#39;s Critical Duty .357 Magnum</p>

SHOT Show 2015 Sneak Preview  

Each January the leading manufacturers of firearms, gear, equipment, and apparel debut many of their new products at the Shooting Hunting and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show. Here's a quick preview.

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Ohio Agency Swatted with Dangerous Hostage Hoax

The call prompted an immediate response of Parma Police officers. In addition, it also prompted a callout of the entire Parma Police SWAT Team, which includes both tactical officers and the hostage negotiation team.

Attack on Dallas Police Reloads Debate Over Officers' Firepower

For many officers, Saturday’s attack on Dallas police headquarters was the latest proof that they’re under siege — and further evidence that they need more weapons to combat the threats against them.

Video: Retired Judge Fires on LAPD Officers He Called to Home

Los Angeles police said they arrived at Bascue's West L.A. townhouse to find him inside holding two guns. Authorities said he fired on officers, prompting a standoff with a SWAT team that ended with the arrest of the 75-year-old retired judge.

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In SWAT Blog

Suicidal Active Shooter: The Answer

You've only got two options with the information you've received. Shoot the suspect or get him to place his weapon on the floor...

Hardening Physical Targets

With the exception of the military-related attacks at Fort Hood and the Washington Navy Yard, terrorists and criminals are more...

What LE Can Learn From the Kenya Mall Attack

These types of attacks illustrate the pattern that terrorists are committed to inflicting death and destruction anywhere to...

   
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Tru-Spec Releases new 2015 Packs and Apparel
For 2015 Tru-Spec has introduced apparel and packs designed...
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Tac Pants 2014
When you're not wearing a traditional uniform, you need...
<p>Beretta says its new Pico is the thinnest .380 auto made. The snag-free Pico&#39;s slide and frame are a true 18 millimeters at their widest point. The grip frame, sights, and caliber (go from a .380 to a .32ACP by changing the barrel) are all simple to modify. The chassis can accommodate a Lasermax Laser frame and be customized with a selection of colored frames.</p>
SHOT Show 2014
We sent Police Magazine contributing editor Mark W. Clark to...
 
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