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.
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August 01, 2007

Final Word: Mandatory Fitness Standards for In-Service Officers

A few years back, I authored a three-part series for The Police Marksman on physical fitness as an integral... - Full Story
August 01, 2007

Further aspects of the survival mindset

By Michael J. Asken, Ph.D. Police trainer Wes Doss wrote in 2003 that: “. . .without a doubt, one of... - Full Story
July 31, 2007

Cop Years: We're older than we think

By Tim Chesser We all know how we figure the age of our pets, especially dogs, as seven years for every... - Full Story
July 30, 2007

Former AHL ice hockey player joins Boston's finest

He's not just playing enforcer By Fluto Shinzawa The Boston Globe Earlier this year, a Providence Bruin... - Full Story
July 25, 2007

For police, suicides all too common

By Gary A. Harki Charleston Gazette Related: The Suicidal Officer: Confronting our brothers and sisters... - Full Story
July 15, 2007

A long way home: a Chicago officer recovers from a car crash

By Sheila Ahern The Chicago Daily CHICAGO — Tim Sheehan awoke from a nine-week coma a White Sox fan.... - Full Story
July 05, 2007

Sleep disorders troubling many Ohio officers

By Dan X. McGraw The Cleveland Plain Dealer CLEVELAND, Ohio — After working the midnight shift, Cleveland... - Full Story
July 03, 2007

N.H. officers need help getting past shooting

By Jeff Jesseman The Concord Monitor FRANCONIA, N.H. — In light of the recent tragedy in Franconia that... - Full Story
July 02, 2007

"Officer stress detection" reviewed by Fla. agency heads

By Valerie Kalfrin Tampa Tribune TAMPA, Fla. — Because stress manifests itself in different ways, Tampa... - Full Story
June 08, 2007

Watch what you eat ... literally

P1 members sound off on food tampering When it comes to things that can be used to harm a police officer,... - Full Story

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Health - Physical and Mental Fitness Columnists

Street Psychology — Advantage Officer! Street Psychology — Advantage Officer!
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