Full list of Officer Safety results
SCDC first CO training class for mentally ill inmates– 1
The South Carolina Department of Corrections began CO training classes for dealing with mentally ill inmates.
Dash cam footage of man shooting at trooper–
Gregory K. Nelson opened fire on Trooper William Owen after Nelson was pulled over for driving without his headlights on.
How to assess injuries with the B.A.R.S. technique–
Doug Wyllie interviews Van Postell about a technique known as B.A.R.S. This technique is a rapid injury assessment that can be used when dealing with any casualty.
Drills to improve your hand speed and head movement– 1
In this video tactical tip, Diana Rathborne of the Minnesota Kali Group — alongside demonstration partner Peter Hedrick of MPI Protective Services — elaborates on an earlier tip about developing hand speed.
The use of de-escalation tactics– 2
Doug Wyllie interviews Pat Doyle about the use of de-escalation tactics in correctional facilities.
How to develop your hand speed– 2
In this video tactical tip, Diana Rathborne of the Minnesota Kali Group — alongside demonstration partner Peter Hedrick of MPI Protective Services — demonstrates some techniques to develop hand speed that can be helpful in transitioning between different force options.
Inmate helps Okla. CO under attack–
Robert Charles Hammock was waiting to be released when he saw Tashka Robert Frank Maret attack a CO and intervened.
Common evasion vs. common attacks–
In this video tactical tip, Peter Hetrick — Operations Manager for MPI Protective Service and MPI Training Academy — discusses and demonstrates another way to think about getting off the X for a variety of types of attack.
How to overcome weight and fitness issues–
In this video, Doug Wyllie discusses overcoming weight and fitness issues with Mark St. Hilaire, who shares his personal story about his own struggle with these issues.
CO rescues suicidal inmate–
CO Ramirez at Estrella Jail in Phoenix saves an inmate from a suicide attempt.
The advantages of blended learning–
Kerry Avery details the advantages of blended (online and in-person) learning, which enables officers to more effectively use their time in the classroom.
3 key aspects of leadership–
C1 Editor in Chief Doug Wyllie sits down with Parsons (Kan.) Police Chief Jason Sharp to discuss three important keys to leadership: attitude, motivation, and influence.
The pursuit of total wellness– 2
In this video, Doug Wyllie discusses the pursuit of total wellness with Mark Sherwood, including four specific areas of total wellness everyone shares.
Why maintaining a reactionary gap could save your life–
In this video, Joseph Ferrera of Southfield (Mich.) Police Department discusses the concept of a reactionary gap and how important it is to maintain for officer safety. The reactionary gap is known as a life-saving space.
Texas inmates save jailer's life–
The CO was watching over the inmates and joking with them when he lost consciousness.
- Load More