Few of the many defensive tactics books on the market include the training and methods of martial arts. Drawing on the centuries-old techniques of Ninjutsu, Defensive Tactics for Today’s Law Enforcement offers alternatives to the traditional police defensive tactics taught to most officers. This text stresses relying on natural tendencies in a violent encounter to ensure officer safety and to better utilize the techniques and training officers do receive. By integrating existing training with martial arts expertise, Defensive Tactics provides officers access a full complement of techniques to better navigate physical conflict safely and effectively.
Intended for law enforcement practitioners, as well as practitioners of any other professions that present a personal security risk, Defensive Tactics for Today’s Law Enforcement will better equip readers with a diverse range of defensive tactics.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Why Change Defensive Tactics Training
Chapter 2 Foundation of Defensive Tactics Training
Chapter 3 The Pre-Emptive Response
Chapter 4 The Strategic Response
Chapter 5 The Evasive Response
Chapter 6 The Grounding Response
Chapter 7 Ground Fighting
Chapter 8 Edged Weapons
Chapter 9 Special Circumstances
Chapter 10 Integrated Use of Force Training
Chapter 11 Report Writing – Courtroom Testimony
Chapter 12 Court Decisions
Chapter 13 Final Thoughts