Tag Archive: First responders

Gary Rudick

Bridges to safe communities: Training begins

October 26, 2016 Published by

Day 1 of our Tactical Communication training begins, and the officers arrive with questions. We are at the Martin Luther KingEvent Center in Muskogee, Oklahoma, a beautiful facility with first-rate services. “Is this about how to talk to terrorists?” “Are we learning how to talk during a hostage crisis or…

Gary Rudick

Bridges to safe communities

October 8, 2016 Published by

I just finished the Addressing the Challenges of Poverty conference in Orlando, and naturally it was terrific. As usual, there was a lot of discussion about new programs, new ideas, and sharing. This conference also featured a lot of sidebar chats that were very enlightening that dealt with another topic.…