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BODYCAM: Officer Allegedly Suffers Panic Attack after Firing Shots

Oct 17, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From KnoxNews.com: The Sevier County Sheriff’s Office is refusing to answer questions about a deputy who video and court records show opened fire without warning in a mobile home park and later suffered a panic attack while armed. Sheriff Ron “Hoss” Seals acknowledged in a Facebook post on the agency’s website Monday he purposely did not respond to a USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee query about Deputy Justin Johnson. He cited the newspaper... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Graphic Police Shooting of Murder Suspect

Oct 17, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From mlive.com: Dash-cam footage shows a shootout along I-94 between police and a murder suspect from Alabama. Landon Harbin, 24, was arrested Friday, Sept. 8 after he exchanged gunfire with a Michigan State Police trooper and a Van Buren County Sheriff's deputy on the side of the highway. The officers had conducted a traffic stop on a car that had been reported stolen in Alabama when Harbin got out and fired at them. They returned fi... Full Article »

VIDEO: Fit4Duty Friday! #8

Oct 17, 2017 in Fitness & Health & Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

Tag us with your picture on any social media platform or comment your time on the Facebook (facebook.com/streetsurvival), Instagram or Twitter (@CalibrePress) post for a chance to win our limited edition #Fit4Duty Challenge Coin!... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Officer Shoots at Actor Holding Prop Gun

Oct 11, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From TheBlaze.com: Officers arrived just in time to stop a masked gunman trying to flee from the bar he’d just robbed. “Drop the gun! Drop the gun now!” the police officer yells. The man turned toward the police and an officer fired a shot that missed hitting the man wearing a ski mask. Jim Duff, an actor, dropped the fake gun and pulled off the mask while telling the officers, “This is a movie set,” The Associated Press reported.... Full Article »

VIDEO: Man Chases Deputy, Jumps in Cruiser

Oct 09, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From CBSlocal.com: It happened Wednesday around 7 p.m. outside of a Costco Distribution Center near Tracy. According to an employee, Costco security got a call about a suspicious person on their property. “He was laughing one moment, and then wanted a hug,” Armstrong said. When a deputy from San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office arrived and attempted to detain a man named Yaroub Assad the deputy asked Assad to get down on the grou... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Multiple Angles on Sacramento Shoot Out

Oct 05, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From CBSlocal.com:  Sacramento Police have released a series of frightening videos showing different angles of a police shooting in which a suspect emerges from his car and opens fire on officers before he is fatally shot. The shooting happened on September 7 in Sacramento when officers spotted a vehicle wanted in connection to a double homicide in the city six days prior. It came on the same day as law enforcement officers statewide... Full Article »

FRIDAY FITNESS CHALLENGE!

Oct 04, 2017 in Fitness & Health & Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

Tag us with your picture on any social media platform or comment your time on the Facebook (facebook.com/streetsurvival), Instagram or Twitter (@CalibrePress) post for a chance to win our limited edition #Fit4Duty Challenge Coin!... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Teen with Gun Shot by Police

Sep 26, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From the Salt Lake Tribune:  Cottonwood Heights, Utah, police released body camera footage from several officers Monday from a shooting that wounded a teenage boy earlier this month. One of the videos is taken from the perspective of the officer who shot the teen after repeatedly yelling commands for him to “drop the gun” and “get on the ground.” The teen was in a car that led police on a highway chase, where spe... Full Article »

VIDEO: Huntington Beach Officer Fatally Shoots Man [GRAPHIC]

Sep 22, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From KTLA.com: Videos posted on Twitter Friday morning show a Huntington Beach police officer struggling with and then firing multiple times on a man who collapses in front of a 7-Eleven. Police say the man was hospitalized and later died. A video tweeted by @Cali_Funk1 shows a police shooting in Huntington Beach on Sept. 22, 2017. A 17-second video of the incident was initially posted to Twitter just after 9:30 a.m. It shows an officer firi... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Officer Detains Autistic Teen

Sep 20, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From azcentral.com: Police body-camera footage shows a Buckeye police officer detaining a 14-year-old boy with autism after he became suspicious of the boy, who was practicing one of his calming techniques at the time. The Buckeye Police Department has said they think the officer reacted to a reasonable suspicion, but the family's attorney says there is insufficient training for officers to deal with people on the autism spectrum, something the... Full Article »

BODYCAM: Sergeant Slaps Groin of Handcuffed Suspect

Sep 13, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Training & Video
By Calibre Press

From the Evansville Courier & Press:  A former assistant police chief's five-day suspension for excessive force has been approved by the Police Merit Commission. Sgt. Rob Hahn was suspended five days without pay and chose not to appeal that order, but new details about the incident that led to the suspension were released to the public Monday. Body cam video released Monday by the Evansville Police Department showed Hahn shoving a handc... Full Article »

VIDEO: Viral Citation of Berkeley Hotdog Vendor

Sep 13, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From CBSNews.com:  A video showing a University of California, Berkeley police officer ticketing a hot dog vendor, rifling through his wallet and confiscating his money has caused an outcry across social media. CBS San Francisco reports the incident happened on Saturday outside of a university football game. Martin Flores says he was buying food for his children and turned on the camera when an officer stopped the vendor to ticket him ... Full Article »

VIDEO: Texas Women Slips Out of Cuffs, Steals Cruiser

Sep 06, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

Texas police published video Tuesday showing a shoplifting suspect slipping out of her handcuffs, stealing a police SUV and leading officers on a breathtaking high-speed chase. The woman, identified as Toscha Fay Sponsler, 33, of Pollok, Texas, ran away from Lufkin police officers responded to a call of a possible shoplifter at a beauty supply store on Saturday, police said in a statement Tuesday. After the officers ran her down on foot, Spons... Full Article »

VIDEO: Nurse Arrested for Refusing Blood-Draw of Unconscious Suspect

Sep 01, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From the Salt Lake City Tribune:  A nurse says she was assaulted and illegally arrested by a Salt Lake City police detective for following a hospital policy that does not allow blood draws from unconscious patients. Footage from University Hospital and officer body cameras shows Detective Jeff Payne and nurse Alex Wubbels in a standoff over whether the policeman should be allowed to get a blood sample from a patient who had been inju... Full Article »

VIDEO: Houston Chief’s Emotional Press Conference

Aug 30, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Calibre Press

From NPR.org: Houston Police say 60-year-old Sgt. Steve Perez, trying to get to work despite Hurricane Harvey, drowned in his patrol car in floodwaters. [caption id="attachment_10170" align="alignright" width="200"] Rest in peace, Sgt. Steve Perez.[/caption] In a somber news conference Tuesday afternoon, Police Chief Art Acevedo said Perez's wife, Cheryl, had asked her husband not to report to work Sunday morning. But Perez, who had been... Full Article »

Controlling a Person Isn’t Like It is on TV

Aug 23, 2017 in Defensive Tactics & Law Enforcement Today & Leadership & Officer Safety & Survival & Training & Video
By Jim Glennon

“It was very uncomfortable. It was disturbing to watch.” That’s what the Euclid, Ohio, mayor said about a recent physical altercation between one of the city’s police officers and a motorist. She’s right: It is uncomfortable and disturbing to watch. That doesn’t mean, however, that the officer’s actions were wrong, a violation of policy, or criminal in nature. Fantasy vs. Reality I’ve been around law enforcement, to some de... Full Article »

DASHCAM: Officer Struck by Crossfire in Fatal OIS

Aug 23, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Training & Uncategorized & Video
By Calibre Press

From MLive.com: After reviewing evidence and items in an investigation of an officer-involved shooting that left one man dead and another officer shot, the Saginaw County Prosecutor's Office has found no criminal wrongdoing occurred. On Wednesday, Aug. 23, dash-cam video of the events leading up to the shooting was released by the prosecutor's office. A police officer in Saginaw Township just after 1:30 p.m. on July 19, arrested Farhad ... Full Article »

BLAUER: Lessons from a Vicious Ambush

Aug 15, 2017 in Defensive Tactics & Fitness & Health & Law Enforcement Today & Officer Safety & Survival & Training & Video
By Tony Blauer

Every one of you should be drilling this video. Studying it.  What did you learn? It happens so fast. What would you do? Times up. Here's what I think. Let's ignore the background of the suspect, ignore how many times the officer repeated himself, let's just focus on the physicality: the attack, the ambush. Bottom line: Bad guys understand strategy and tactics too. Here’s what I see. Suspect has left hand exposed, right hand c... Full Article »

BODYCAM: New Mexico Officer Cleared in OIS

Aug 15, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Video
By Crawford Coates

From KOAT.com: A Las Cruces police officer has been cleared in the shooting that killed a 52-year-old man. “After an extensive review of this case we have concluded that the shooting by Officer Kenneth Davis was justified under New Mexico law,” said District Attorney Mark D’Antonio in a letter dated Aug. 14, 2017. The shooting took place on July 17th after Ernesto Sedillo pointed a gun at Officer Davis.  According to police Davis res... Full Article »

What Happens After You Shoot Someone?

Aug 14, 2017 in Law Enforcement Today & Leadership & Officer Safety & Survival & Patrol & Training & Video
By Crawford Coates

Publisher's Note: I recently spoke with the co-creator of Officer Involved, a film that interviews officers who have been involved in shootings, most of them fatal. This experience and the lessons learned are important for every officer to ponder. For more on this groundbreaking and critically acclaimed film series, click here.  Who are you and why did you make these films? My name is Patrick W. Shaver.  Being a police officer throughout my... Full Article »

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