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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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October 11, 2012
Examining the issues of stress and health in law enforcement PoliceOne Special Contributors - Become a Cop

Examining the issues of stress and health in law enforcement

Police officers represent a relatively understudied occupational group, particularly with respect to identifying early signs of adverse health outcomes - Full Story
October 05, 2012
Scars of the heart: The Ron Corbin story Keith Bettinger - Musings of a Retired Cop

Scars of the heart: The Ron Corbin story

Years of survivor guilt came to a head in the penning of a letter found one night while browsing the Internet - Full Story
October 04, 2012
P1 First Person: My first suicide PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: My first suicide

By Jim Coleman PoliceOne Member A little over two years ago, while I was still on patrol, I handled my... - Full Story
October 01, 2012
Sick and tired: How sleep deprivation harms cops Hayley Hudson - Stories from the Beat

Sick and tired: How sleep deprivation harms cops

"Police are going from zero to hundred in a matter of seconds, both literally and physiologically" - Full Story
August 28, 2012
Emergency communications and stress: Recognition and mitigation Michelle Perin - Communications and Communicators

Emergency communications and stress: Recognition and mitigation

For call takers and dispatchers, by dealing with stress in the moment as well as over the long-term, we can improve our physical and mental health - Full Story
August 09, 2012
P1 First Person: Remembering what's really important PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Remembering what's really important

By Daniel Burns PoliceOne Member If you’re reading this, odds are you’re a cop. If you’ve... - Full Story
August 07, 2012
Another danger of the night Tim Dees - Police Tech & Gear

Another danger of the night

A new study out of the University of Iowa shows that cops who work nights instead of days don’t... - Full Story
August 03, 2012
The Ethical Warrior: Where philosophy and reality collide Jack E. Hoban & Bruce J. Gourlie - The Ethical Warrior

The Ethical Warrior: Where philosophy and reality collide

Are the lives of those who commit hideous crimes, have no remorse and/or cannot be reintroduced to society,... - Full Story
August 03, 2012
Colo. massacre: A dark night indeed Tony Blauer - SPEARtips: Close Quarter Tactics with Tony Blauer

Colo. massacre: A dark night indeed

So much has been written about the event. I was called, emailed, asked, what should people have done?... - Full Story
July 25, 2012
Colo. massacre: Supporting the officers of Aurora PD Barbara A. Schwartz - Living with the Sacrifice

Colo. massacre: Supporting the officers of Aurora PD

Officers in Aurora, Colorado are living with the sacrifice of answering an active shooter call with multiple... - Full Story



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