Peerless Introduces Superlite Chain Link Handcuff
December 2, 2014
Peerless Handcuff Company's new Model 730C Superlite Chain Link Handcuff weighs in at just 5.2 ounces, nearly half the weight of a typical standard chain link handcuff. The Superlite
January 16, 2015
Code 4 Cuffs were created after three Florida law enforcement officers were killed by a prisoner who freed himself from his handcuffs with a hidden key. The handcuffs are triple locking, utilize standard keys, fold flat for carry, and have been awarded two U
NYPD Officers Punched, Pushed During Harlem Arrest
June 23, 2015
The 36-second cellphone video starts off with a man pushing an officer from the 32nd Precinct trying to handcuff his sister near 144th Street and 8th Avenue around 11:30 p.m. The sister, Asia Banks, was being arrested for interfering with and pushing officers after they stopped her brother for having an open bottle of cognac. More
Product Test: Tactical Command Industries Two-Wire Patrol Kit
July 1, 2015
a warrant before you have time to put him in handcuffs. Add in a small and concealable microphone and the pair can be used for everything from patrol work to undercover operations.
Safariland has its hand in just about anything and everything law enforcement related. Communications are no exception, and one of the brands under the group's umbrella, Tactical Command Industries, makes a variety
Peerless Releases 700L Special Edition Handcuff to Commemorate Centennial Anniversary
August 1, 2014
Peerless Handcuff Company has released a 100th Anniversary Model 700L Chain Link Handcuff. The Model 700L comes with a high-polish nickel-plated finish, special 100th Anniversary markings, unique
Common Sense Concealed Carry
July 21, 2015
or threat of shooting has occurred. What other tools might you need to ensure you are able to follow through with what you've started? Is one magazine of ammo enough or might you want a spare? If you've taken law enforcement action and now need to place someone into custody do you have a set of handcuffs with you? Holding someone at gunpoint for an extended period of time isn't ideal and a pistol
Utah Agency Releases Body Cam Footage of Deadly OIS with Knife-Grabbing Suspect
January 19, 2015
Four minutes into the video, handcuffs are placed on Nielson. Later, he tells the officers that there's a knife in his glove box, a kitchen knife with a 7- to 8-inch blade. More Here.
Fla. Woman Chokes Officer at Station After Arrest
July 15, 2014
Police documents show suspect Jeannie Yvonne Poff, 42, slipped out of her handcuffs, got behind an officer and attacked her with the handcuffs, pulling her to the ground at the Palm Bay Police Department. Read Full Story Here.
Florida Woman Escapes Handcuffs, Grabs Weed Evidence, Eats It
June 27, 2014
Surveillance video in the back of the police car appeared to catch her escaping handcuffs and eating confiscated pot that police had found in her car. Read Full Story Here.
Reacting to Gun Grabs
April 30, 2015
situation. You need to stop the threat, which of course would justify you shooting the assailant.
Making the Arrest
Once the attacker cooperates and is proned out, wait for backup before attempting to handcuff him, even if this means waiting for quite some time. It can be extremely risky to attempt to handcuff someone who was attempting to disarm you because it could