Category Archives: LEO training

ITStactical.com Kevlar Escape Laces

ITS – Kevlar Escape Laces – Review Looking for another option to step up your Urban Survival and Preparedness game? Our review and article here will cover unboxing and experimenting with ITStactical.com’s Kevlar Laces. Unboxing: I LOVE this company and I love ordering gear from them. I recommend you try them out but, as you

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Restraints Lesson 3 – Friction Saw

Restraints Lesson 3 – Friction Saw It’s shocking how many active cops have no clue how vulnerable their Flex Cuffs are to failure, OR how easy restraints are to defeat for civilians… We are using heat here. The plastic on most flex cuffs will melt and using a material that may well be on hand already

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Restraints Lesson 2 – The Shim

Restraints Lesson 2 – The Shim Take one object and slide it up between two locking mechanisms like a slithery little snek, you’ve got yourself a shim. Think of the old “Credit Card in the door jam” trick! This is a term that not only applies to handcuffs and flexcuffs but all of the Tactical

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Restraints Lesson 1 – The Slip

Whether you are restraining a bad guy (yes, or girrrrrl) OR if you find yourself illegally restrained in some type of violent encounter, you should know the limitations restraints. Enjoy lesson one of our new Restraint Series, “The Slip”. *We don’t always put every bit of info into the video, so be sure to check the

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Book Review: On Combat

A review of  the book “On Combat” On by Lt Col Dave Grossman. I have been looking for new Podcasts to follow and a few weeks ago stumbled across the “Modern Combat & Survival” podcast. I listened to their episode #112: Sheepdog Tactics with Dave Grossman, and realized that now would be a good time

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Escape by Shimming

Handcuff Escape – Shim

A “shim” technique is when you slide an object between two integral parts of a lock, in effect opening the lock. How could this help you pop your ass out of handcuffs? Hold my beer and watch this! This technique will NOT work when the cuffs are double locked, for LEO and Military, you’d be

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