Doylestown, Pa. (November 2017) – The Nationwide Tactical Officers Affiliation (NTOA) is happy to announce the autumn version of The Tactical Edge is now out there. Extensively thought-about to be the main authority in tactical operations data, The Tactical Edge reaches greater than 40,000 regulation enforcement officers all through the US, Canada and around the globe.

Members-only options embody “Prototypical Incident Response: The Significance of Situational Consciousness” by Bruce Liebe and “Unraveling the Knot: Widespread Errors Throughout Giant-Scale Essential Incidents and The way to Overcome Them” by Travis Norton. Additionally featured is “Do Ballistic Vests Save K9 Lives?” by Brad Smith, Lane Critser and Lee Palmer and “The Coppermine Incident: Negotiating with a Barricaded Energetic Shooter” by Ryan Beerling. The whole situation is on the market on-line to regulation enforcement officers who grow to be a member of the NTOA.

The NTOA has additionally made a number of articles out there on-line to nonmembers, together with “How Trauma Can Affect Police and Public Security Professionals” by Robert J. Cipriano Jr. On this article, Cipriano discusses how public security professionals’ view of their world and sense of security and safety can change when they’re uncovered to an abundance of damaging conditions, and the way having a psychological well being skilled in-house or as a marketing consultant is invaluable. Additionally featured is “Yoga: A New Talent Set for Fight Efficiency,” written by Kris Mienert and Olivia Kvitne, who talk about how yoga can enhance one’s tactical means and resiliency to excessive ranges of stress.
Different gadgets of curiosity embody protection of our 2017 conferences in Phoenix, Arizona, an interview with new NTOA Government Director Thor Eells, and a profile of NTOA Command School scholar, Chief Juan Gonzalez of San Juan (TX) PD.

The Tactical Edge has been offering the regulation enforcement group with leading edge, lifesaving data from main consultants for greater than 30 years and is the winner of a number of awards, together with the 2006 American In-Home Design Award from Graphic Design USA and the 2013 APEX Award for Publication Excellence from Communications Ideas. It’s revealed quarterly in February, Might, August and November.

The Tactical Edge is looking for new content material. When you’ve got an space of experience or want to write about an incident, coaching method, disaster negotiation or one other subject, please contact Don’t be intimidated – The Tactical Edge enhancing staff might help new writers by way of the article writing course of. For submission pointers, go to

For extra data on the Nationwide Tactical Officers Affiliation, go to or name 800-279-9127. Be part of the NTOA at present and begin receiving the advantages of higher coaching and keep on prime of the ever-changing and difficult world of regulation enforcement.