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 community of Hillsboro created a recruitment video in hopes of finding their new police chief, and made their qualifications clear: a new chief must be passionate about the town, and most importantly, fun.
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