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Suicide Bombers: What new IACP "training keys" say you need to know
Part 1 of a 2-part series
from The Force Science Research Center

If you encounter a subject you reasonably believe is a would-be suicide bomber, a recently issued and unusually aggressive set of guidelines published by the International Assn. of Chiefs of Police recommends that you ... Full Story

Force Science's P1 column: Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts About Controversial Force Issues

Visit the P-1 Terrorism Prevention and Response section for the latest news and research updates

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Ore. meth trade finds new portal: eBay
Frank Lundien, coordinator of the Jasper Co. (MO) Drug Task Force, examines articles from a portable meth lab at a garage near the Joplin PD. (AP Photo/Mike Gullett)
PORTLAND- Federal and state authorities said Friday they are investigating eBay sales of products containing pseudoephedrine out of Portland.

At least 10 auctions discovered at the online auction site Thursday and Friday by two sellers offered thousands of pills, far exceeding new state laws on sales of the chemical used to make methamphetamine ... Full Story

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Meth lab indicators and officer safety

Over-the-counter medicine thefts increasing

Visit the P-1 Drug Interdiction/Narcotics section for the latest news and research updates

PoliceOne Safety Tip:

Intersection safety for back-up units
by Columnist Richard B. Weinblatt (Secure- law enforcement only)
When I teach Vehicle Operations in the Basic Law Enforcement Academies, I tell the recruits that the second police vehicle through the intersection during a priority run or pursuit is not the safer one; rather it is the more dangerous place to be ... Full Story

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