About This Show
Mike is a police SWAT team member, K9 handler, and tactical medic. Jim is an Air Force pilot with a background in close air support and combat search and rescue. Our goal is to elevate the conversation about all things tactical for public safety, military, and concerned citizens. Join us to hear lessons learned about decision making, critical thinking, problem solving, leadership, and teamwork.
Most Recent Episode
15: "I was in fear for my life." How do police officers reconcile lethal force against a suicidal person?
A police officer on the east coast was fired for failing to shoot a suicidal person with a gun. We talk about applying critical thinking to discussions like this, because it's important that we consider the arguments of both sides to such a debate. We're going to talk about context in use of force, how lawsuits and litigation fit in to these sorts of discussions, and reconciling the fact that sometimes cops have to kill otherwise good people. Remember that we publish new episodes on the 1st and the 15th of every month! Find us on Facebook @TacTangents or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org www.tacticaltangents.com Intro music credit: Bensound.com