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Week 249 Volume 1
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Radiation
Part 2 of a 4-part series
with Shawn Hughes (Secure- law enforcement only)

In my home state of Tennessee, we have what's called an absolute speed law. If the posted speed is 35 MPH, and your driver is operating at 35.001 MPH, even for a second, he's in violation.

If only radiation could be that simple. The fact is, there is no 'bright ... Full Story

Related story:  Part 1   (Secure- Law enforcement only)

Shawn Hughes' P1 column WMD and Bomb Disposal Issues

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Fla. officer fatally shot by city police before college football game
Four-year veteran Mario Jenkins, 27 (University of Central Florida PD)
ORLANDO, Fla.- A University of Central Florida police officer was shot to death by an Orlando police officer outside the Citrus Bowl as fans were arriving for a college football game Saturday. Authorities did not immediately release names or the circumstances leading to the shooting, but Florida Department of Law Enforcement spokesman Geo Morales said the shooting was under investigation ... Full Story

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Officers who became off-duty victims of violence

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PoliceOne Training Tip:

The forgotten piece of equipment: handcuffs
by P1 Columnist Richard B. Weinblatt
Many of us in law enforcement remember to maintain our firearms. As a firearms instructor, I'm part of that group of trainers that has hammered the message home. Unfortunately, few remember to check our less glamorous piece of equipment: our handcuffs ... Full Story

Officer Down:
Driver is jailed in death of veteran Calif. HP officer
[Industry, California]

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Houston officials came through feeling Rita 'very, very lucky'
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S.C. SWAT team surrounds plane after pilot's incorrect code
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Calif. sheriff appeals reduction of deputy's punishment
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