Khyber at a Special “Stop The Threat” Taping Event



The Tactical Wire

Fort Mohave Arizona –- The Staff of Khyber and the Annual Lights Sights Lasers U.S. Tour, is proud to present a very special opportunity at our industries flagship annual event – Staff and industry sponsors of the Annual Lights Sights Lasers U.S. Tour will celebrate the LSL Tour, its sponsors and students in style with a special live taping event of the critically acclaimed show “Stop the Threat” during SHOT show 2016. Showcasing one of the most powerful and unique training events in the industry along with one of the most popular shows on television.

As a special event in support of the Annual Lights Sights Lasers U.S. tour the critically acclaimed show “Stop the Threat” will take center stage for the live taping of two highly anticipated episodes Wednesday January 20 and Thursday January 21 in front of a live audience on the SHOT show 2016 floor at the Lasermax booth, #12771.  These special events are set to begin at 1:00 p.m. each day. Fans of Stop the Threat and followers of the Lights Sights Lasers U.S. Tour will have the opportunity to meet and interact with the cast and see the show taped live. Further representatives from all the Lights Sights Lasers sponsors will be on hand to meet and greet audience members and answer any questions.

These special episodes of “Stop the Threat” will air online and broadcast nationally on Sportsman and Pursuit channels, providing for diverse and robust exposure of this unique event across multiple platforms providing top-tier and thought provoking entertainment to screens on devices everywhere.

On camera at SHOT show 2016 will be the celebrated host of “Stop the Threat” James B. Towle and two show regulars; Lights Sights Lasers developer and lead trainer, Wes Doss and Illinois Police Officer, Rich Portwood.

Wes Doss, Lights Sights Lasers lead trainer said “To have the chance to bring Stop the Threat to SHOT show and interact with Q&A from a live audience is genuinely awesome, this will truly be a unique event!” Doss further stated, “Bringing together everyone involved in making the Lights Sights Lasers Tour a success and celebrating its positive impact on our nations law enforcement and military professionals is humbling, when we started this program I had no idea its potential reach.”

This special event is hosted by the staff of Lasermax and is brought to SHOT show 2016 by cooperative efforts of all the sponsors of the Annual Lights Sights Lasers U.S. Tour; XS Sights, Stop the Threat, Gargoyles Performance Eyewear, Lasermax, Troy Industries, Khyber Interactive Associates LLC, Omaha Targets, Target is moving, Steyr Arms, Bladetech, Rainier Arms, Leupold Optics, DRD Tactical, iMarksman, Regulation Tactical, Silynx Communication, High Speed Gear, OATH Ammunition, 5.11 Tactical, Hunting for Heroes, Next Level Training, and the National Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors Association.

About the Annual Lights, Sights & Lasers US Tour™:

Founded in 2012, The Lights, Sights, Lasers U.S. Tour is the only COST FREE training initiative intended for law enforcement, military personnel and firearms instructors assigned to specialty details/assignments. This one-day (eight hour) accredited workshop is held at multiple locations throughout the U.S. and is free to the attending student.

The Lights Sights Lasers U.S. Tour is part of Khyber Interactive Associates LLC (Khyber) and is one of the company’s primary training initiatives, focusing on four areas of vital importance: human performance factors, decision making, reaction time enhancement, and critical diminished light skills. Together with key manufacturers and industry leaders, Lights Sights Lasers has been cultivated into a powerful program to address these needs to the professional community it serves.

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About Khyber Interactive Associates, LLC:

Arizona-based Khyber Interactive Associates (Khyber), founded in 1992, is a multi-disciplined emergency response training, research and consulting company recognized worldwide for delivering unparalleled tactical training services to law enforcement, military, security and private sector clients. The company, led by renowned tactical subject matter expert Wes Doss, has been providing comprehensive training and operational support in the United States, Canada, Central America, Asia and Europe for more than 20 years.

Khyber’s proven, real world training programs are designed to enhance the conditioning, mechanical skills and psychological performance of the trainees. Khyber programs, available for both individuals and teams, are offered at select training facilities and host agencies worldwide. Khyber’s specialized services range from precision weapons and VIP security courses to defensive tactics and K-9 operations programs.

For more information on Khyber or to view the full range of programs offered, visit

About James B. Towle and “Stop The Threat”:

“Stop the Threat” is a round-table discussion on personal defense tactics and education hosted by James B. Towle. Each week, a panel of law enforcement experts join Towle to discuss the reenactment of true crime incidents that occurred throughout the US and offer the audience sound information to better protect themselves and their family. Towle often asks the viewers to consider “when to shoot or when to retreat”.

Towle is a writer, hunter, sporting clays/trigger sports competitor and gun enthusiast who supports American sportsman traditions and responsible legally-armed carry.

“Stop the Threat” currently airs on the Pursuit Channel and on the Sportsman Channel.