Damn right. Where the head goes, the body goes. I know I am not the only person that will grab hair, beard, etc., and direct the head to the ground or an harder immovable object to take them out of the fight.
Originally Posted by bluelightzgrl
Right after I got out of the Air Force, I worked at the Arizona State Prison for a while waiting on a job offer with a P.D. It was invaluable experience watching how convicts, with very limited weapon access, get the fight over quick, mean and deadly. A lot of "normal" people do not think this way. There might be something to the theory that all cops should work a jail for a while before hitting the streets.
I carried this learning experience with me to the streets and it has kept me alive and fights fairly short in duration. I did, however, get some days off without pay once for what was determined to be “excessive and unnecessary force.” :mad:
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