Warrior Police

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ISBN: 9781429941655
Release Date: 2011-09-13
Number of pages: 352
Author: Gordon Cucullu
Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Download and read online Warrior Police in PDF and EPUB For the first time ever, an explosive inside look at modern military police units and their role in defending our freedom America has been at war on several fronts since the 9/11 attack. While public attention has focused on Marines, conventional Army units, and Special Operations Forces, a lion's share of the war-fighting has been done, under media radar, by Military Police units. These squad and platoon-sized units patrol dangerous urban streets, build up local police units to improve neighborhood stability, and conduct civic action missions. On many occasions they have rushed into a vicious firefight to come to the assistance of infantry units in desperate straits. They keep villages Taliban-free, monitor balloting sites, and interdict drug shipments. In detention centers at Camp Bucha, Iraq, Bagram, Afghanistan, and Guantanamo, Cuba they guard some of the most dangerous terrorists in history. The story is told by the soldiers themselves, recounting what they have seen and experienced, along with historical context and first-hand field observations by the author team who were provided with unique inside access. Warrior Police takes readers into the bloody streets of Iraq, the dangerous back-country of Afghanistan, and wherever our Military Police are needed.


Rise of the Warrior Cop

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ISBN: 9781610392129
Release Date: 2013-07-09
Number of pages: 400
Author: Radley Balko
Publisher: Hachette UK

Download and read online Rise of the Warrior Cop in PDF and EPUB The last days of colonialism taught America's revolutionaries that soldiers in the streets bring conflict and tyranny. As a result, our country has generally worked to keep the military out of law enforcement. But according to investigative reporter Radley Balko, over the last several decades, America's cops have increasingly come to resemble ground troops. The consequences have been dire: the home is no longer a place of sanctuary, the Fourth Amendment has been gutted, and police today have been conditioned to see the citizens they serve as an other—an enemy. Today's armored-up policemen are a far cry from the constables of early America. The unrest of the 1960s brought about the invention of the SWAT unit—which in turn led to the debut of military tactics in the ranks of police officers. Nixon's War on Drugs, Reagan's War on Poverty, Clinton's COPS program, the post–9/11 security state under Bush and Obama: by degrees, each of these innovations expanded and empowered police forces, always at the expense of civil liberties. And these are just four among a slew of reckless programs. In Rise of the Warrior Cop, Balko shows how politicians' ill-considered policies and relentless declarations of war against vague enemies like crime, drugs, and terror have blurred the distinction between cop and soldier. His fascinating, frightening narrative shows how over a generation, a creeping battlefield mentality has isolated and alienated American police officers and put them on a collision course with the values of a free society.


Way of the Warrior 2

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ISBN: 1500259497
Release Date: 2014-06-20
Number of pages: 218
Author: Bernard Schaffer
Publisher: CreateSpace

Download and read online Way of the Warrior 2 in PDF and EPUB Preventing mass shootings, live blade training, and a new set of Golden Rules for dealing with confidential informants. Welcome to the next installment of Way of the Warrior! The first book remains one of the best-selling non-fiction books about Law Enforcement available on Amazon and has been adopted by multiple training officers across the country. Now, with a much longer entry into the series, police around the country (and the world) will learn what it means to be one of the lions in these troubled times, and how to take back our jungle. In Way of the Warrior 2, the author turns his focus mainly on the subject of mass shootings, breaking down commonly held misconceptions and mining the data for a solution to the country's most intense Law Enforcement issue. Best-selling author and law enforcement veteran Bernard Schaffer returns with a searing blast of truth and insight about what it means to hold the True Blue Line.


Defensive Tactics

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ISBN: 9781594394447
Release Date: 2016-01-15
Number of pages: 384
Author: Loren W. Christensen
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.

Download and read online Defensive Tactics in PDF and EPUB Whether you're a law enforcement officer wanting to improve your edge or a martial artist wanting to expand your knowledge of street proven techniques, you will find Defensive Tactics: Modern Arrest and Control Techniques for Today's Police Warrior is filled with invaluable information including: * Joint manipulation that works * Leverage control vs. pain control * Hitting with the hands, feet, forearms and elbows * Safely and quickly crossing the gap * Blocking an assailant's strikes * Using vulnerable points to gain compliance * Head disorientation * Safe application of sleeper holds * Controlling a suspect on the ground * Arresting big guys * Fighting concepts to take on patrol * Weapon retention in close quarters and on the ground Written by a retired cop and high-ranking martial artist who survived all that the mean streets threw at him while working patrol, gang enforcement and dignitary protection, Defensive Tactics goes beyond what is taught in the academy, officer's in-service training, and what is allowed by the administration. BONUS: Includes a chapter on proven ways to control a suspect on the ground written by LAPD officer Mark Mireles, an MMA coach, police academy trainer, and wrestling champ.


Street Warrior

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ISBN: 9781250106919
Release Date: 2017-07-25
Number of pages: 320
Author: Ralph Friedman
Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Download and read online Street Warrior in PDF and EPUB As Seen On Discovery Channel's "Street Justice: The Bronx" 2,000 arrests. 100 off-duty arrests. 6,000 assists. 15 shootings. 8 shot. 4 kills. These are not the performance statistics of an entire NYPD unit. They are the record that makes Detective 2nd Grade Ralph Friedman a legend. Friedman was arguably the toughest cop ever to wear the shield and was the most decorated detective in the NYPD’s 170-year history. Stationed at the South Bronx’s notorious 41 Precinct, known by its nickname “Fort Apache,” Friedman served during one of the city’s most dire times: the 1970s and ‘80s, when fiscal crisis, political disillusionment, an out-of-control welfare system, and surging crime and drug use were just a few of its problems. Street Warrior tells an unvarnished story of harrowing vice and heroic grit, including Friedman’s reflections on racial profiling, confrontations with the citizens he swore to protect, and the use of deadly force.


The Path of the Warrior

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ISBN: 9781932777208
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 134
Author: Larry F. Jetmore
Publisher: Looseleaf Law Publications

Download and read online The Path of the Warrior in PDF and EPUB Discover the keys to being a better officer, citizen and individual Scores of officers nationwide have used this resource to develop an ethically sound warrior mind-set that dictates the way they live their lives in the field, off-duty, and forever. Dr. Jetmore brilliantly melds universal concepts of ethical behavior with real-world scenarios, then challenges you with provocative questions that help you grasp the nuances of right, wrong and the gray areas in between. Learn to live your life confidently, respectfully and fully while meeting the demands of your job


Our Enemies in Blue

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ISBN: 9781849352161
Release Date: 2015-08-03
Number of pages: 550
Author: Kristian Williams
Publisher: AK Press

Download and read online Our Enemies in Blue in PDF and EPUB Let's begin with the basics: violence is an inherent part of policing. The police represent the most direct means by which the state imposes its will on the citizenry. They are armed, trained, and authorized to use force. Like the possibility of arrest, the threat of violence is implicit in every police encounter. Violence, as well as the law, is what they represent. Using media reports alone, the Cato Institute's last annual study listed nearly seven thousand victims of police "misconduct" in the United States. But such stories of police brutality only scratch the surface of a national epidemic. Every year, tens of thousands are framed, blackmailed, beaten, sexually assaulted, or killed by cops. Hundreds of millions of dollars are spent on civil judgments and settlements annually. Individual lives, families, and communities are destroyed. In this extensively revised and updated edition of his seminal study of policing in the United States, Kristian Williams shows that police brutality isn't an anomaly, but is built into the very meaning of law enforcement in the United States. From antebellum slave patrols to today's unarmed youth being gunned down in the streets, "peace keepers" have always used force to shape behavior, repress dissent, and defend the powerful. Our Enemies in Blue is a well-researched page-turner that both makes historical sense of this legalized social pathology and maps out possible alternatives.


Bombing the Rainbow Warrior

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ISBN: 9781927277850
Release Date: 2014-11-20
Number of pages: 40
Author: Michael King
Publisher: Bridget Williams Books

Download and read online Bombing the Rainbow Warrior in PDF and EPUB They seemed like a nice enough French couple, touring New Zealand in a campervan in 1985. But Auckland police suspected they were in fact experienced French agents Alain Mafart and Dominique Prieur, part of a dozen-strong team behind the bombing of the Greenpeace vessel Rainbow Warrior. This fascinating BWB Text presents in startling detail the careful interrogation of the couple by detectives, leading to their arrest and conviction.


Sjws Always Lie Taking Down the Thought Police

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ISBN: 9527065682
Release Date: 2015-10-13
Number of pages: 236
Author: Vox Day
Publisher: Castalia House

Download and read online Sjws Always Lie Taking Down the Thought Police in PDF and EPUB Social Justice Warriors have plagued mankind for more than 150 years, but only in the last 30 years has their ideology become dominant in the West. Having invaded one institution of the cultural high ground after another, from corporations and churches to video games and government, there is nowhere that remains entirely free of their intolerant thought and speech policing. Because the SJW agenda of diversity, tolerance, inclusiveness, and equality flies in the face of both science and observable reality, SJWs relentlessly work to prevent normal people from thinking or speaking in any manner that will violate their ever-mutating Narrative. They police science, philosophy, technology, and even history in order to maintain the pretense that their agenda remains inevitable in a modern world that contradicts it on a daily basis. The book is named after the First Law of SJW: SJWs always lie. SJWS ALWAYS LIE is a useful guide to understanding, anticipating, and surviving SJW attacks from the perspective of a man who has not only survived, but thrived, after experiencing multiple attempts by Social Justice Warriors to disqualify, discredit, and disemploy him in the same manner they have successfully attacked Nobel Laureates, technology CEOs, broadcasters, sports commentators, school principals, and policemen. It analyzes well-known SJW attacks as well as the two most successful examples of resistance to the SJW Narrative, #GamerGate and Sad Puppies. Written by Vox Day, Supreme Dark Lord of the Evil Legion of Evil and three-time Hugo nominee who is described as the most hated man in science fiction by Black Gate and The Wall Street Journal, SJWS ALWAYS LIE is a powerful weapon in the cultural war against the thought police.


The Ghost Warriors

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ISBN: 9780698193932
Release Date: 2016-02-09
Number of pages: 432
Author: Samuel M. Katz
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online The Ghost Warriors in PDF and EPUB The untold story of the Ya’mas, Israel's special forces undercover team that infiltrated Palestinian terrorist strongholds during the Second Intifada. It was the deadliest terror campaign ever mounted against a nation in modern times: the al-Aqsa, or Second, Intifada. This is the untold story of how Israel fought back with an elite force of undercover operatives, drawn from the nation’s diverse backgrounds and ethnicities—and united in their ability to walk among the enemy as no one else dared. Beginning in late 2000, as black smoke rose from burning tires and rioters threw rocks in the streets, Hamas, Islamic Jihad, and Arafat’s Palestinian Authority embarked on a strategy of sending their terrorists to slip undetected into Israel’s towns and cities to set the country ablaze, unleashing suicide attacks at bus stops, discos, pizzerias—wherever people gathered. But Israel fielded some of the most capable and cunning special operations forces in the world. The Ya’mas, Israel National Police Border Guard undercover counterterrorists special operations units, became Israel’s eyes-on-target response. Launched on intelligence provided by the Shin Bet, indigenous Arabic-speaking Dovrim, or “Speakers,” operating in the West Bank, Jerusalem, and Gaza infiltrated the treacherous confines where the terrorists lived hidden in plain sight, and set the stage for the intrepid tactical specialists who often found themselves under fire and outnumbered in their effort to apprehend those responsible for the carnage inside Israel. This is their compelling true story: a tale of daring and deception that could happen only in the powder keg of the modern Middle East. INCLUDES PHOTOGRAPHS AND MAPS From the Hardcover edition.


The Warrior in Me

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ISBN: 9781450057998
Release Date: 2010-03-09
Number of pages: 332
Author: D. E. Gray
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Download and read online The Warrior in Me in PDF and EPUB THERE ARE COPS AND THEN THERE ARE REAL COPS, THE ONES WHO WORK THE STREETS EVERY DAY. THEY ARE THE WARRIORS OF TODAY, RISKING THEIR LIVES AND TAKING THE CHANCES. COME ALONG WITH D. E. GRAY AS HE RIDES HIS POLICE MOTORCYCLE THROUGH THE MEAN STREETS OF L.A. AND THEN TRADES IT IN FOR A PATROL CAR IN THE CITY OF ESCONDIDO. TWO DEPARTMENTS VERY MUCH ALIKE BUT AT THE SAME TIME VERY DIFFERENT.


Warrior Mindset

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ISBN: 0964920557
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Number of pages: 256
Author: Michael J. Asken
Publisher: Human Factor Research

Download and read online Warrior Mindset in PDF and EPUB Mental toughness is esssential for elite human performance and especially in high stress situations. While mental toughness is a singular value in both military and law enforcement training and missions, too often, there is a disconnect between tallking about and actually training it. Warrior MindSet defines mental toughness and describes its critical need and function in the face of the performance degrading effects of combat, mission or response stress. Warrior MindSet provides the psychological skills that comprise mental toughness to optimze performance, success, safety and survival in the field. (Amazon)


The Path of the Warrior

Filename: the-path-of-the-warrior.pdf
ISBN: 9781932777208
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 134
Author: Larry F. Jetmore
Publisher: Looseleaf Law Publications

Download and read online The Path of the Warrior in PDF and EPUB Discover the keys to being a better officer, citizen and individual Scores of officers nationwide have used this resource to develop an ethically sound warrior mind-set that dictates the way they live their lives in the field, off-duty, and forever. Dr. Jetmore brilliantly melds universal concepts of ethical behavior with real-world scenarios, then challenges you with provocative questions that help you grasp the nuances of right, wrong and the gray areas in between. Learn to live your life confidently, respectfully and fully while meeting the demands of your job


The Warriors

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ISBN: 9780285642829
Release Date: 2014-08-01
Number of pages: 224
Author: Sol Yurick
Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd

Download and read online The Warriors in PDF and EPUB On the 4th of July, a sweltering summer's night, 100,000 New York gang members gather in the Bronx as Cyrus, leader of the city's most powerful gang, proposes that they form an invincible army. When Cyrus is killed, the Coney Island Dominators (aka The Family), are framed for his murder. Alone in enemy territory, over the course of the night, they are hunted by the police and every gang in the city. As they fight their way home the Family discover the city's violence and mysteries, they rape and kill but, above all, they stick together because the Family are the only family they know. The Warriors is the basis of the cult movie and video game. It was among the first, most authentic, portrayal of the urban gang culture of 1960's New York.


The Warrior s Heart

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ISBN: 9780547927817
Release Date: 2012-10-09
Number of pages: 288
Author: Eric Greitens
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Download and read online The Warrior s Heart in PDF and EPUB In this adaptation of his best-selling book, The Heart and the Fist, Eric speaks directly to teen readers, interweaving memoir and intimate second-person narratives that ask the reader to put themselves in the shoes of himself and others. Readers will share in Eric’s evolution from average kid to globe-traveling humanitarian to warrior, training and serving with the most elite military outfit in the world: the Navy SEALs. Along the way, they’ll be asked to consider the power of choices, of making the decision each and every day to act with courage and compassion so that they grow to be tomorrow’s heroes. Sure to inspire and motivate.