The goal of the (S.T.O.P.S) tactical training is to instruct police officers in the following: assessment of risks and threat cues by drivers and passengers; safe positioning of police and violator vehicles; safe methods for approaching vehicles and making contact with driver/passenger; how to stop and approach vehicles other than passenger cars; case law regarding vehicle stops; high-risk stops; procedures counter ambush assaults, escapes from the ambush zones, and law regarding vehicle searches and how to safely conduct them; how to avoid citizen complaints and conflict with violators; and risk factors that must be considered during a vehicle pursuit, which often begins with a traffic stop. It is our most popular and fastest growing course and is being taught by many Police Academies nationally. STOPS tactics are currently being utilized by thousands of police agencies nationwide. Simply put....STOPS saves cops!!.
20 to 40 students with 2 instructors
Line-of-Duty Death, Patrol, Survival Tactics, Threat Assessment, Traffic & Highway Patrol
Advanced, Beginner, Intermediate
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