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Chicago's top cop wants force in better shape

Chicago's top cop wants force in better shape

CHICAGO — Chicago's new top cop said he is considering a mandated physical fitness test for officers, one that could also take into account body fat, not only how much a cop weighs.

"We need to develop a mind-set that taking care of yourself, being fit, being nutritionally sound, being as healthy as you can be is what you need to be a police officer."

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Chicago's top cop wants force in better shape

By Fran Spielman and Annie Sweeney The Chicago Sun-Times Related: Was a Chief out of line for telling... - Full Story

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High Velocity Human Factors: Factoring the human being into future police technology

By Moin Rahman Motorola Company Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.... - Full Story

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Iowa officer has fatal heart attack during workout

By Nigel Duara The Des Moines Register Related: Heart attacks on duty DES MOINES — A Des Moines... - Full Story

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SFPD officer in coma after fall

By Jaxon Van Derbeken The San Francisco Chronicle SAN FRANCISCO — A San Francisco police inspector... - Full Story

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On-scene response to crime and accident victims: A practical guide Dr. Laurence Miller - Practical Police Psychology

On-scene response to crime and accident victims: A practical guide

As first responders, it might seem obvious that police officers are in a unique position to help crime... - Full Story

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Veteran Tenn. gang officer found dead

By Ryan Harris The Chattanooga Times Free Press CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Lt. Ken Simpson, an 18-year... - Full Story

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Milwaukee department confronts police suicide

A police officer is 2-3 times more likely to commit suicide than die in the line of dutyBy Meg Kissinger... - Full Story

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Fla. deputy suffers fatal heart attack on duty

By Lyda Longa The Daytona Beach News DAYTONA BEACH — Veteran lawman Richard Atkins, a sheriff's... - Full Story

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500-pound NYPD officer loses pension bid

The Associated Press NEW YORK — A retired 500-pound police officer cannot increase his pension... - Full Story



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