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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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Ky. studies private nursing homes for inmates

Ky. studies private nursing homes for inmates

67 inmates in the Kentucky State Reformatory's nursing care facility costs state taxpayers more than $4.4 million a year - Full Story

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4 ways to better train our officers to be ready for the fight Dan Danaher - Tactical Encounters

4 ways to better train our officers to be ready for the fight

We must create the proper environment in order for officers to visualize the true threat that is ever present in our profession and be prepared physically and mentally to prevail - Full Story

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6 ways to prosper on a cop's budget American Military University - In Public Safety

6 ways to prosper on a cop's budget

By Matthew Loux, criminal justice faculty at American Military University InPublicSafety The financial hea... - Full Story

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Why respecting even the most vile criminals is important to our survival Jack Hoban - Ethical Warrior

Why respecting even the most vile criminals is important to our survival

Current literature strongly indicates that demonizing or dehumanizing others because of their relative values — be they ethnic, cultural, behavioral or criminal — exacerbates PTSD - Full Story

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8 'Mom-isms' that can make you a better cop Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

8 'Mom-isms' that can make you a better cop

If you get hurt at work and have to go to the ER, do you really want the trauma nurses gossiping over their morning coffee about your tattered underwear? - Full Story

News

Canada constable suffers fatal heart attack during training

Canada constable suffers fatal heart attack during training

Const. Joseph Prevett was training with his new K-9 Timber when he suddenly fell ill - Full Story

Columns

9 ways to tell if you're a law enforcement burnout Althea Olson and Mike Wasilewski - More Than A Cop

9 ways to tell if you're a law enforcement burnout

As we explain in our article 6 ways to beat burnout in a police officer, the pressures and demands of... - Full Story

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6 ways to beat burnout in a police officer Althea Olson and Mike Wasilewski - More Than A Cop

6 ways to beat burnout in a police officer

Teaching yourself to recognize and manage burnout is imperative to the overall happiness and stability in your job and life — teaching others in law enforcement is key to the success of the profession - Full Story

Columns

11 tips to reduce the stress of testifying in court American Military University - In Public Safety

11 tips to reduce the stress of testifying in court

By Mark Bond, professor of criminal justice at American Military University InPublicSafety One of the most important aspects of... - Full Story

Videos

Surviving and thriving behind the badge

Law Enforcement Expert Dave Smith talks with Dr. Olivia Johnson, Founder/President, Blue Wall of Silence about how officers can not only survive, but thrive behind the badge.



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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
 Peer Support Peer Support
with Olivia Johnson