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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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N.M. officer sues PD over mental hospital stay

The officer, who suffers from bipolar disorder, can't go back to patrol because federal law prohibits him from possessing a firearm because he was committed to a mental institution - Full Story

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Report: 51 police LODDs in first half of 2013

Traffic-related accidents are the leading cause of death, followed by firearms-related deaths and health issues - Full Story

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Potbellied Thai police officers sent to boot camp

Potbellied Thai police officers sent to boot camp

An effort is under way to whip Thailand's potbellied policemen into shape with the start of a 12-day boot camp this week - Full Story

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Don't let an old myth rob you of good sleep

Are you avoiding vigorous exercise shortly before you go to bed because you think it will interfere with... - Full Story Secure - Login Required

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A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years

A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years

Five years, 650 articles. A ton of great memories. Here’s a recap of just a few of the issues I’ve covered, a handful of my favorite articles, and a couple of “shout outs” to some of those people who’ve helped me along the way. - Full Story

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A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years

Keeping cop killers out of jail, active shooters in schools, and other issues I've covered during my five years (so far) at PoliceOne - Full Story

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Ashes to patches and the value of small gestures Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Ashes to patches and the value of small gestures

An admirable effort is under way to restore the police patch collection of a fallen cop’s nephew - Full Story

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7 LEO myths that stress you out and scare your family Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

7 LEO myths that stress you out and scare your family

In a hard-hitting presentation at the ILEETA annual training conference, Dr. Alexis Artwohl challenged widely held misconceptions about police work - Full Story

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Helping a cop who needs assistance

Helping a cop who needs assistance

We can argue that the mental health of officers is a touchy subject or the idea that officers won't come forward for fear of being deemed unfit. But we must look deeper at the personal responsibilities we have to our fellow officers. - Full Story

Columns

Officer needs assistance: Backup has arrived Olivia Johnson - Peer Support

Officer needs assistance: Backup has arrived

Officers must be discrete when assisting a fellow officer in need, but must also be careful not to strip the officer of their entire identity - Full Story



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