FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

William Bratton is taking over the helm of the NYPD, what should be his top priority?





Search Result: Training

Displaying 21  -  40  of  42

Urban Shield: Super SWAT Shape Required

November 23, 2009
Each scenario designed to test officers' tactical skills and teamwork to the limit was scored and timed, with points deducted for mistakes. Exercise #1,SWAT Fitness Assessment, tested the mettle of even those in "Super SWAT Shape."

Urban Shield: Training for the Unthinkable

November 19, 2009
Training for the "unthinkable" is what Urban Shield is all about because the "unthinkable" can, and does, happen. And like lightning in a thunderstorm, you never know where or when the next strike will occur.

TREXPO East 2009: Report from the Aisles

October 30, 2009

A tactical law enforcement trade show like TREXPO East tends to attract some fairly innovative tools. Walking the aisles, you could see the latest tactical vehicles, weapons, communications, and apparel. Here's a quick look at some of the things that caught our attention.

Woolrich Elite Series Tactical to Sponsor Corrections Training for Women

July 8, 2009
Woolrich Elite Series Tactical announced its sponsorship of the National Center for Corrections Special Operations (NCCSO) Corrections Officer Survival for Women program, the first training course addressing unique challenges that confront female corrections officers.

Center for Domestic Preparedness Offers Toxic Agent Response Training

May 11, 2009
How long will it take before terrorists have weapons of mass destruction? The answer isn't clear. But preparing emergency response personnel to meet the threat head-on starts at the CDP's COBRATF—the Chemical, Ordnance, Biological, and Radiological Training Facility in Anniston, Ala.

FN 303 Less-lethal Launcher Training Offered in Alabama

April 15, 2009
On Oct. 20, the Baldwin County (Ala.) Sheriff's Office will host an FN 303 Less Lethal Launcher Instructor/Armorer Course in Stapleton. Each participant who successfully completes the class will be certified as an FN 303 Less Lethal Launcher instructor and armorer.

SWAT Training Grenade

April 1, 2009
Securesearch Inc. has developed a reusable SWAT training grenade that comes in three optional electronic fuse configurations. The first has instantaneous detonation after arming, for use in boobytrap training operations or as a stake mine training aid. The second has an adjustable time delay fuse.

TREXPO West 2009 Opens Its Doors March 31

March 26, 2009
TREXPO West invites OnTarget readers to attend its conference and EXPO, March 31–April 2, 2009, at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, Calif.

Campus Safety Magazine Hosts Security Conference

March 19, 2009
Campus Safety Magazine, a sister publication of Police Magazine, will host a security conference from April 27-28 in Tampa, Fla., to educate law enforcement officers and others.

Sightless Training

March 1, 2009

I suspect a lot of agencies are probably not doing enough "no sight" or limited vision training and should consider its application in the training of defensive tactics, electronic control devices, OC spray, and addressing simple job specific tasks such as handling the equipment on our duty belts.

New Educational Program Addresses IED Response

October 12, 2008
Emergency Film Group of Edgartown, MA has produced “IEDs & VBIEDs,” a training program for police, firefighters, rescue personnel, EMS, emergency management, security personnel and others who may be involved in an incident that involves such weapons.

Trusty Sidekicks

March 1, 2008

From mats to padded gear to simulated weapons, safety begins with training using the right equipment.

Modular Shoot House

June 1, 2007
RATPAC is a totally reconfigurable modular shoot house designed for police, soldiers, and drug-enforcement personnel. RATPAC (an acronym for Reconfigurable Armored Tactical Personnel And Collective) is an easily transportable modular building constructed with pre-fabricated units that are reconfigurable internally and externally.

BlackHawk Law Enforcement Handgun Replicas

March 1, 2007
New Demonstrators from BlackHawk Law Enforcement are size accurate replicas of GLOCK models 17, 22, and 31; Beretta 92 and 96; and S&W J-Frames. They are made from an injection-molded, super-strong glass-filled polymer built to take use and abuse for years.

Monadnock Colored Auto-Lock Baton

February 1, 2007
Monadnock, manufacturer of batons for law enforcement, has introduced an improvement to its auto-lock batons. The new Monadnock 3xT Colorized Power Safety Tip AutoLock baton is designed to help officers improve their skills by the sight and sound of the colorized tip. Psychologically, seeing this colored tip will enable officers to improve their skills while training or on the job, says the company.

FATS Self-Contained Law Enforcement Training System

January 1, 2007
FATS Inc.’s new Self-Contained Law Enforcement Training System is a portable training unit with complete FATS functionality, including FATS’ extensive DVD courseware that provides realistic virtual training in vital skills such as verbal commands, escalation and de-escalation of force, marksmanship, and non-lethal weapons use. Components include a 17-inch LCD monitor and keyboard, speaker, projector, hit-detect camera, and joystick, all housed in a resilient polyethylene case.

Accuscope Scope Sighting Charts

October 1, 2006
AccuScope, a sight-in reference tool for scopes, allows you to easily and accurately sight in a firearm scope. With the user providing the shooting distance from the target and the number of inches off center, the AccuScope slide chart calculates the precise number of “clicks” to adjust both the windage and elevation simultaneously to help the shooter put the next shot on center.

Stay Out of the Way

April 1, 2006

You can prevent a vehicle attack by taking a sound tactical position.

Northern Lights Tactical TRACS target system

October 1, 2005
The TRACS remotely operated vehicle system from Northern Lights Tactical is a flexible target platform and tactics training tool created for police, SWAT, civilian, and military uses. Designed to emulate the unpredictable actions of live targets, TRACS is capable of moving as fast as a running man over a wide variety of terrain.

Impact Training Systems Defensive Training Target

September 1, 2005
The newest HitPad target for Impact Training Systems’ HitMaster Personal Trainer product line registers contact from fists or impact weapons in three distinct zones. The human silhouette-style target works with the existing HitMaster Personal Trainer controller to record hits in up to three independent zones: head, midsection, and groin.
Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of over 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine