Health - Physical and Mental Fitness

Health - Physical and Mental Fitness

The Police Health - Physical and Mental Fitness topic provides cops with videos, training drills and expert advice to help ensure the officer’s head is straight and body is strong. Complete physical and psychological fitness - through regular trips to the gym, five-mile runs, and conversations with the police psychologist - is critical for an officer to perform the job to maximum potential.
Main News Columns Videos Products
September 02, 2012

Disabled Chicago cop cut off after safari findings surface

Officer had claimed an injury made it impossible for him to safely fire a handgun - Full Story
August 30, 2012

Pa. cop's alleged shooting hoax puzzles acquaintances

Officer was charged with falsely reporting that he had been shot in the chest while on patrol - Full Story
August 29, 2012
Officer ambushed at Sikh temple still can't speak

Officer ambushed at Sikh temple still can't speak

The medical examiner's office released an investigative report officially ruling the shooter's death a suicide - Full Story
August 18, 2012

Stranger steps forward to give Ariz. officer lifesaving kidney

A retired 20-year police veteran was nearing complete renal failure - Full Story
August 02, 2012

Ind. cop shot in ambush released from hospital

By PoliceOne Staff INDIANAPOLIS — A police officer who was struck by gunfire in the head and the... - Full Story
August 01, 2012
Missing FBI agent found dead near his Calif. home

Missing FBI agent found dead near his Calif. home

Authorities say agent was being treated for depression and was said to be distraught at the time of his disappearance - Full Story
July 12, 2012

Officer hit by copter blades in rescue still in ICU

California Highway Patrol officer Tony Stanley was administered medical assistance from the hiker he was called out to rescue - Full Story
June 19, 2012
Calif. police enter cross-country bike race to support fallen officers

Calif. police enter cross-country bike race to support fallen officers

Last year, the Sacramento Police Department became the first law enforcement-only team to cycle from California to Maryland - Full Story
June 19, 2012

Pakistani cops must lose weight or get off streets

Police officers in Punjab have been told to slim down or face being relegated to desk work as part of a fitness drive to ensure officers are capable of chasing criminals without running out of puff - Full Story
May 18, 2012

New program helps officers looking for help with addiction, depression

Officer started a hotline to help those struggling as he did - Full Story



PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Health - Physical and Mental Fitness Columnists

Maintaining Your Mental Edge Maintaining Your Mental Edge
with Dr. Dorothy McCoy
Crisis Intervention and Domestic Violence Teams Crisis Intervention and Domestic Violence Teams
with Althea Olson and Mike Wasilewski
logo for print