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.
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
Althea Olsen is therapist who also happens to be married to a police officer. In this video, Althea explains that the same skill sets that make you a good cop can actually work against you when you come home to your spouse.
Deputy Scott Krause, who served two combat tours, is seen punching a handcuffed suspect. Many cops who fought overseas are finding it difficult to adjust to street duty, using survival instincts that may make them quick to use force. So, what is being done to help these veterans returning to street duty? - Full Story