The Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs topic gives police leadership news and information to help them lead their troops despite shrinking budgets and increasing scrutiny from the public and the media. This topic also gives the patrol officer an avenue to prepare themselves for a rise through the ranks.
The latest IACP "Police Use of Force in America" study found that coppers use "excessive force" in less than one-half of one percent of their force encounters. Why do chiefs fail to defend their troops? - Full Story
Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu and Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio watch the proceedings as the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals takes up the new Arizona immigration law. (AP Photo) A patchwork of law?