Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs

Command Staff - Chiefs / Sheriffs

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.
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San Diego body cam report: Fewer complaints, less UOF

Complaints have fallen 40.5% and use of "personal body" force by officers has been reduced by 46.5% - Full Story

Columns

Is your police agency budget helping or hurting your grant application? Linda Gilbertson - Grant Application First Aid Kit

Is your police agency budget helping or hurting your grant application?

If you create the budget as you are developing your project, you will save yourself a lot of stress — and work — as the deadline for submission approaches - Full Story

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DOJ review of San Diego police urges more supervision

The audit offers 40 recommendations to improve recruiting, hiring, training and supervision aimed at more quickly identifying problem officers - Full Story

Columns

Two words that should never appear in your police report Val Van Brocklin - Cop Gumbo

Two words that should never appear in your police report

If you keep putting these words in your reports, there’s a good chance you’ll end up eating them in court - Full Story

Exclusives

Why critics of Ferguson police are poking the wrong bear

Why critics of Ferguson police are poking the wrong bear

The decision by Officer Wilson to use deadly force — at the moment he made that decision — is entirely unrelated to any pre-existing police culture in Ferguson. - Full Story

Columns

What the DOJ report got right about Ferguson Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

What the DOJ report got right about Ferguson

The facts leading to the conclusion that there is a pattern of citizen mistreatment — quite deliberately encouraged by Ferguson’s city governance — are sound - Full Story

News

Ga. chief resigns after accidental shooting of wife

Ga. chief resigns after accidental shooting of wife

A police chief in suburban Atlanta resigned Wednesday before a grand jury decides whether to charge him with a misdemeanor crime - Full Story

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Ferguson chief resigns in wake of DOJ report

Ferguson chief resigns in wake of DOJ report

City says in a statement that it reached a mutual separation agreement with Chief Thomas Jackson - Full Story

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Denver body cams didn't record most use of force cases

Denver officers' body cameras recorded just 21 of 80 documented uses of force in the downtown district during the trial - Full Story

Columns

6 ways to improve cooperation among public safety disciplines Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

6 ways to improve cooperation among public safety disciplines

In many cases (and many places) failure to cooperate with other public safety entities was not an option — there’s no embarrassment in asking for help when the situation requires it - Full Story



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Ethics in Law Enforcement Ethics in Law Enforcement
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