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IN THIS ISSUE
 Working the beat in subzero temperatures
 Interviewing George Zimmerman’s girlfriend
 January 8, 2014
Dear PoliceOne Member,

The so-called "polar vortex" which has gripped most of North America for more than a week continues unabated. Subzero temperatures have smashed records in dozens of cities — 15 new records were set just yesterday — and there have been at least 21 cold-related deaths across the United States to date.

Today we feature some resources to help get you safely through this rough patch of weather. PoliceOne Columnist Pat Novesky offers some safety tips to keep you warm, dry, and properly equipped with working gear. I reprise a tip I'd written a couple of years ago about driving in foul winter weather, and to help you "grin and bear it" we offer a humorous feature on the Top 10 'perks' to patrolling in the snow.

Stay safe out there.


Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor In Chief
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Snow patrol: Working the beat in subzero temperatures

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When the mercury dips deep below zero, it is important to dress properly and be sure your battery-operated gear is going to work — here's how. Be smart, dress right

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Interviewing George Zimmerman's girlfriend

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10 'perks' to patrolling in the snow

By PoliceOne Staff
With record-low temperatures all over the East Coast, just about everyone is staying indoors — everyone but the cops. But it’s not all frigid and bitter; police are finding the silver lining to patrolling in the cold. Do donuts in the cruiser

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Tactical Tip
6 winter driving tips
By Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief
As winter weather hits much of the country it’s important to keep in mind the challenges and potential dangers of slick-surface driving. Here are a few things to keep in mind this winter. How's your tire tread?
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