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.
Our job as leaders is to prepare our people to do our job. They can’t learn if we never let them do it for themselves — with guidance, when necessary. Monitor your troops and intervene before they make catastrophic errors, but let them make small ones. - Full Story
Four years ago, a controversial decision was made to cut a Fla. fugitive unit. Pinellas County, Fla. Sheriff Bob Gualtieri shares how he reinstated an effective fugitive unit with limited resources. - Full Story