The Effect of Muzzle-Position on officer response

The Effect of Muzzle-Position on officer response

Police Quarterly have published a fascinating research paper where they compared the actions of over 300 law enforcement personnel using a firearms simulator. This paper examines the impact of muzzle position, i.e. where the weapon is pointed during the encounter. The...

Agincourt Labs achieves UK Gov NSC Cyber Essentials Certification

Agincourt Labs achieves UK Gov NSC Cyber Essentials Certification

We are pleased to announce that we have been certified with Cyber Essentials accreditation as part of the UK Government's National Cyber Security Centre programme. This accreditation underlines our commitment to the highest levels of data security and management and...

GRAPHIC: Non-Lethal Police confrontation escalates

GRAPHIC: Non-Lethal Police confrontation escalates

https://youtu.be/jqZDsV4pp4U GRAPHIC Video highlighting risks police officers take: Chicago Police confront man wanted for stabbing. A man clearly has a police large knife, overcomes the effect of Tazer and charges officer with a knife. This clip clearly demonstrates...

US Air Force Locking on to New Training, Simulation Tech

US Air Force Locking on to New Training, Simulation Tech

An interesting article from National Defense looking at how the US Airforce are taking their training to the next level: The Air Force is pursuing new training capabilities to prepare its warfighters for high-end combat. The service plans to build vast, integrated...

Irish Times: Large sections of Irish Police Garda to be disarmed

Irish Times: Large sections of Irish Police Garda to be disarmed

The Irish Times is carrying an extremely interesting report into changes in the way the Irish Garda, the national police service of the Republic of Ireland, will be authorised to carry weapons. The shift in approach seems to be driven by a desire to reducing training...

Consultation Outcome: Police Covenant for England and Wales

Consultation Outcome: Police Covenant for England and Wales

The public consultation ran from 26 February to 22 April 2020 and was aimed at those working within the police, those who have previously done so, their families and any groups with an interest in supporting the police in England and Wales. This report summarises the...