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Part 2: 20 tips for helping a traumatized officer
by Dr. Alexis Artwohl and Scott Buhrmaster, PoliceOne Managing Editor
In part 1 we shared the first 10 tips for helping a traumatized officer get through his or her experience without making mistakes that could make a difficult situation even worse. In part 2 we share ten more ... Full Story


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  • WMDs: What does the threat mean to you?
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    Although a survey released Tuesday by Congress said the world faces up to a 70 percent chance of an attack by weapons of mass destruction in the next ten years, PoliceOne law enforcement experts are less than surprised ... Full Story

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    Beware of the sympathetic reaction

    by Scott Buhrmaster, PoliceOne Managing Editor
    Whenever you have your gun drawn, stay intensely alert to the fact that the things you do with your non-gun hand (like grabbing someone, punching, opening a car door, operating a flashlight, discharging a chemical aerosol canister, etc.) can result in a sympathetic reaction in your gun hand ... Full Story

    Officer Down:
    Seven officers lost in a matter of days
    It is a pleasant surprise whenever there are long periods of time between officer down reports. Such has been the case for nearly two weeks. Sadly, in the last few days, several officers have died in numerous ways ... Full Story

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