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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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July 31, 2013
LODDs at midyear: 4 critical lessons from the fallen Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

LODDs at midyear: 4 critical lessons from the fallen

As always, we honor our fallen best by learning from them - Full Story
July 26, 2013
Helping a fellow cop after an SBC Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Helping a fellow cop after an SBC

What can you do to help support a fellow officer in the aftermath of a suicide-by-cop event? - Full Story
July 26, 2013
Are you ready for suicide-by-cop? Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Are you ready for suicide-by-cop?

A suicide-by-cop incident can happen to any officer, at any time, on any shift — are you ready for the event as well as the aftermath? - Full Story
July 25, 2013
P1 First Person: Understanding the risks of downed aircraft rescue PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Understanding the risks of downed aircraft rescue

By Jim Waydula PoliceOne Member Considering the sheer number of aircraft flying in U.S. airspace at any... - Full Story
July 24, 2013
3 critical 'outside' combatives training criteria Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

3 critical 'outside' combatives training criteria

My primary concern with recommending a school/studio is whether or not that school/studio has some knowledge of law enforcement training - Full Story
June 26, 2013
A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years

Keeping cop killers out of jail, active shooters in schools, and other issues I've covered during my five years (so far) at PoliceOne - Full Story
June 20, 2013
Ashes to patches and the value of small gestures Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Ashes to patches and the value of small gestures

An admirable effort is under way to restore the police patch collection of a fallen cop’s nephew - Full Story
June 19, 2013
7 LEO myths that stress you out and scare your family Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

7 LEO myths that stress you out and scare your family

In a hard-hitting presentation at the ILEETA annual training conference, Dr. Alexis Artwohl challenged widely held misconceptions about police work - Full Story
June 14, 2013
Officer needs assistance: Backup has arrived Olivia Johnson - Peer Support

Officer needs assistance: Backup has arrived

Officers must be discrete when assisting a fellow officer in need, but must also be careful not to strip the officer of their entire identity - Full Story
May 17, 2013
Officer needs assistance: Are you ready to really help? Olivia Johnson - Peer Support

Officer needs assistance: Are you ready to really help?

The call for an officer in need of assistance brings the cavalry, but how prepared is the cavalry when that brother or sister needs mental health assistance? - Full Story



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