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The Importance of Force-on-Force Training

Knowing how to shoot well is part of the equation, as is adding in stress. Force-on-force training puts all of the components in place for a complete training exercise.

Why You Should Have a Partner for Firearms Training

Like much in life, clearing rooms with a partner has challenges and benefits.

The Importance of Seeing Your Front Sights

Sheriff Jim Wilson talks about the importance of seeing your front sights in the midst of a gunfight, and how you can train accordingly.

Vista Outdoor Lands International Police Contract

Vista Outdoor Ammunition brands—through its Australian distribution partner, NOIA—will supply police agencies “down under” with Federal, Speer and Force on Force duty and training ammunition.

Pros & Cons of Different Color Combinations on Handguns

Non-traditional, brightly colored guns just may not be the end of the world.

The Importance of Assessment & Awareness in Self-Defense

Just because you find yourself in a situation where you might have to employ your self-defense gun doesn't mean things are what they seem. Sheriff Jim explains with an incident that occurred during training.

The Benefits of Force-on-Force Training

For the most-realistic training experience possible, try force-on-force training.

LAPD Chooses Speer G2 for Duty Ammo

For use in its 9 mm and .40 S&W duty sidearms, the Los Angeles Police Department selected Speer G2, as well as the company's force-on-force marking rounds for training.

Overcoming Threat-Fixation & Tunnel Vision

Fixation on a threat is natural, but it needs to be overcome immediately to survive an attack.

Team Tactics: Valuable for Defensive Shooters

Going beyond individual training, knowing how to effectively work in pairs and even teams can be invaluable to defensive shooters.

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