Steve Ashley served 15 years as a sworn law enforcement officer and has 22 years of experience in police training. He is a board member of the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA) and an independent police trainer, law enforcement author, and litigation consultant. Ashley has earned numerous law enforcement trainer certifications and has taught classes in officer safety, advanced driving techniques, aerosol weapons, field training, training management, defensive tactics, simulator training, firearms, impact weapons, electronic control devices, handcuffing, and restraint.
There is a cautionary tale here for each of us in law enforcement. Something we have spent very little time on is the post-incident survival of our families and loved ones.