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MN – LOCKUP Arrest and Control Instructor and Recertification

 L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Police Training SOLD OUT!!
Arrest and Control Instructor and Re-Certification Course
Hosted by
Brooklyn Park PD MN
Feb. 14 – 18 2022  0800-1630
Feb. 14 – 17 2022  0800-1630

Congratulations to the graduates of the L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Arrest and Control Instructor Course hosted by the Brooklyn Park MN Police Department. In addition to the new graduates, congratulations to the L.O.C.K.U.P.® Instructors who attended recertification training. All officers participated actively throughout the mentally and physically challenging 5-day program. L.O.C.K.U.P.® is one of the country’s top law enforcement Arrest and Control program. These officers are now qualified instructors to train their department’s members in the skills needed to fulfill their job.

This is what the students had to say:

Student Comments

  • Really enjoyed the real videos and how the teachers were down to earth
  • Explaining why really makes it hit home
  • Well organized and presented in a form that is understandable
  • Extremely knowledgeable, presentations, informative and involving class
  • Best training I have attended
  • Was very well presented especially met time, and good demonstration
  • Good material and well presented
  • Well organized, written signs were very helpful.
  • Very relevant to patrol
  • I would recommend this to DT instructors
  • I feel more comfortable teaching LOCKUP to my officers now
  • The way everything is tied in helps
  • As a Use of force instructor/ FTO covered good tools to utilize during training and the shift
  • Good skills to improve my teaching and skills, reps help to understand the skill better
  • Great instructions and sound visualization tools
  • Different ways to help individuals learn. Visual auditory and kinesthetic.
  • This training is already the foundation of our use of force
  • Taught me how to be an effective member of my instructor team the techniques are simple and easy to execute.
  • Instructors: Lt. Kevin Dillon (Ret) Det. Josh Seifert, Lt. Toni Weinbeck and Ofc. Megan Thul
  • Down to earth, easy to be taught by and made me excited to learn
  • Very knowledgeable
  • All instructors were well prepared and very knowledgeable. Instructors worked off teach other
  • All were great and had different presentations and explanations of the techniques
  • Great, informative and involved with officers
  • Josh, Tony, Meg and KD were extremely knowledgeable
  • Different personalities make for good instructing
  • Very helpful and informative. They were all willing to bring things down to understanding

An intensive 5-day training program on L.O.C.K.U.P.® Police Arrest and Control Instructor Course. This course provides in-depth arrest and control confrontation training.  It develops a solid foundation of de-escalation tactics, physical manipulation techniques, and instructional methods that will certify the student as a Basic L.O.C.K.U.P. ® Arrest and Control Instructor. The empty-hand skills can be relied upon by individual officers or with as teams.  This system is a complete arrest and control program that fully integrates all weapons systems of law enforcement.  It is street-proven, court-tested, defendable and retainable for the officer. If you don’t think the techniques you instruct will be analyzed and scrutinized, just watch the  MN Trial!


  • Risk Management for Confrontations
  • Legal Aspects of Use of Force
  • Report Writing, Documentation, and Tracking
         “You can’t manage what you do not measure.”
  • Verbal Communication – De-escalation Skills
  • Instructional Techniques to Fit the Employee
  • Gross Motor Orientated Techniques
  • Instructional Methods for Teaching
  • Retainable Techniques
  • Individual-Based Takedowns
  • Integration with Less Lethal Options
  • Team Communications and Takedowns
  • Police Ground Fighting Tactics
  • Environmental Training
  • Physiological Changes During Human Aggression

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Contact: Lt. Toni Weinbeck
763-493-8285 /
Brooklyn Park PD MN
5400 85th Avenue N, Brooklyn Park, MN 55443



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