(NSFW) Rookie DC Cop Gets In Running Gunfight

This compilation of Washington DC Police bodycam footage depicts a rookie police officer in a chaotic gunfight. This incident stemmed from a report of the suspect, 33-year-old Arthur Porter, arguing with two women whilst armed. As of this incident, the officer had less than a month in service, having graduated the Metropolitan Academy on September 29, 2023. He is still in the Field Training Officer (FTO) portion of his training. Having said that, check out how he manages his weapon versus this cop in Chicago. In addition to the serious injury sustained by the rookie officer, two other cops were injured. The other two officers were released after treatment, with the rookie remaining stable in the hospital. Porter did not survive the incident, despite aid rendered.

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Cole Simms

Cole Simms is an Air Guardsman, NASA enthusiast, police officer, and security contractor with particular experience in austere environments. Outside of work, he volunteers as a Stop The Bleed instructor for area schools. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Homeland Security and Emergency Management, and blends his knowledge and experience to write analysis for Funker530.


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This compilation of Washington DC Police bodycam footage depicts a rookie police officer in a chaotic gunfight. This incident stemmed from a report of the suspect, 33-year-old Arthur Porter, arguing with two women whilst armed. As of this incident, the officer had less than a month in service, having graduated the Metropolitan Academy on September 29, 2023. He is still in the Field Training Officer (FTO) portion of his training. Having said that, check out how he manages his weapon versus this cop in Chicago. In addition to the serious injury sustained by the rookie officer, two other cops were injured. The other two officers were released after treatment, with the rookie remaining stable in the hospital. Porter did not survive the incident, despite aid rendered.

About the Author

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Cole Simms

Cole Simms is an Air Guardsman, NASA enthusiast, police officer, and security contractor with particular experience in austere environments. Outside of work, he volunteers as a Stop The Bleed instructor for area schools. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Homeland Security and Emergency Management, and blends his knowledge and experience to write analysis for Funker530.


Need a tried-and-tested fixed blade that's trusted by police, military and protective service users all over the world? Cole recommends Ironside Edge Works for your tactical or EDC blade needs.

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