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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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5 ways to keep your mind sharp Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

5 ways to keep your mind sharp

Our job is often tougher mentally than it is physically, so here’s a way to use a pre-tour patrol checklist to increase your mental preparedness - Full Story

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Ohio chief alleges retaliation by city

Chief John McGuire has been on paid medical leave since July 2012, the result of an on-duty injury sustained in a motor vehicle acciden - Full Story

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3 keys to improve your safety and success Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

3 keys to improve your safety and success

You are responsible for your own officer safety as well as your own career satisfaction - Full Story

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Words of wisdom for a young woman officer Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Words of wisdom for a young woman officer

Lieutenant Terri Wilkin spent a quarter century with the Maryland State Police, serving in a wide variety of assignments — patrol, investigations, intelligence, and training, to name but a few - Full Story

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Fighting cancer, Conn. officer returns to work

She is still undergoing chemotherapy and radiation but said she feels well enough that her doctor finally agreed to let her work again - Full Story

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Minn. officer dies of heart attack following pursuit

Minn. officer dies of heart attack following pursuit

The officer had become ill after pursuing a teen on foot, and died a week later - Full Story

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S.C. marathoner to run alongside cop who saved him

Last year, the officer resuscitated the runner after he''d had a heart attack during the race - Full Story

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The Dorner case: When cops turn rogue and how to prevent it Dr. Laurence Miller - Practical Police Psychology

The Dorner case: When cops turn rogue and how to prevent it

What makes a LEO turn from protector to punisher? How can we predict when this will happen and to whom? How do fellow officers react to an eruption of violence by one of their own? - Full Story

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Mo. detective dies of 'medical emergency' at gym

Mo. detective dies of 'medical emergency' at gym

He was a 25-year veteran of the department, and has served 35 years total - Full Story

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The silent sentinel of PTSD

The silent sentinel of PTSD

The Sentinel was recruited by Roy's brain the day he came face to face with death. This demanding little soldier was called into service for a very important job. With the purest of intentions, the Sentinel began to take over Roy's life. - Full Story



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Health - Physical and Mental Fitness Columnists

(Always) Thinking About Wellness (Always) Thinking About Wellness
with Dawn-Elise Snipes
Practical Police Psychology Practical Police Psychology
with Dr. Laurence Miller