Howard County deputy attends Tactical Officers Survival School
Deputy Todd Tallant attended a Tactical Officers Survival School in Hot Springs on April 11, 12, and 13, 2012 sponsored by the Arkansas Sheriff’s Association. The school instructor, Chief Tom Long is internationally recognized for his shooting techniques and tactical knowledge. His training is focused toward street survival while being attacked inside the police unit. The topics covered in the school were survival marksmanship, multiple targets, multiple suspect shootout survival, moving and shooting, handgun survival loading, how to survive if attacked in a unit, traffic stop survival and learn the importance of angles and what they mean to an officers survival.