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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September 21, 2007

Avoiding law enforcement's emotional landmines

By Megan Foucht, Police work is anything but gentle. All cops are familiar with the physical... - Full Story
September 12, 2007

Does your agency suffer from Groupthink?

Dr. Lou Harris,Criminal Justice Department, Faulkner University Voicing a dissenting or merely additional... - Full Story
September 10, 2007

McDonald's cook jailed after Ga. officer gets sick

Cox News Service Related: Watch what you eat ... literally UNION CITY, Ga. — Sometimes a restaurant screws... - Full Story
September 07, 2007

Ground Zero crews show signs of stress disorder

Grand Rapid Press NEW YORK — One in eight recovery and rescue workers who helped with the months-long... - Full Story
August 14, 2007

Former Fla officer finds bliss in martial arts

Nick Evans drew national attention for dragging a shopping cart while driving his patrol car By MICHAEL... - Full Story
August 13, 2007

N.J. deputy mayor challenges officers to 5K race

By Bob Vosseller The Asbury Park Press LACEY, N.J. — Deputy Mayor Dave Most will be fleeing from police... - Full Story
August 09, 2007

Calif. officers' overtime pay comes with a cost

Law enforcement managers wrestle with how to keep their officers from burning out. By Tamara Koehler... - Full Story
August 02, 2007

West Virginia helping troopers deal with stress

By Justin D. Anderson Charleston Daily Mail WEST VIRGINIA — In the wake of a Putnam County trooper's... - Full Story
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

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Health - Physical and Mental Fitness Columnists

Crisis Intervention and Domestic Violence Teams Crisis Intervention and Domestic Violence Teams
with Althea Olson and Mike Wasilewski
Premeditated Fitness Premeditated Fitness
with George Vrotsos