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Week 249 Volume 2
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I have seen the light
Integrating less lethal concepts with high tech illumination devices
with Major Steve Ijames
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Everyone knows the flashlight is an indispensable tool, and those using one in law enforcement as of late have been fully indoctrinated into the politically correct "illumination only" aspect ... Full Story

Steve Ijames' P1 column Less Lethal Options for Today's Law Enforcement Challenges

Visit the P-1 Less Lethal section for the latest news and research updates

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Chief: 249 New Orleans officers left posts during Katrina
NO POs guarding Mayor Ray Nagin wait for him to finish answering questions from reporters in New Orleans, Tuesday.(AP Photo/LM Otero)
NEW ORLEANS- The New Orleans police chief says 249 officers - nearly 15 percent of the force - could face a special tribunal because they left their posts without permission during Hurricane Katrina and the storm's chaotic aftermath ... Full Story

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Chief Jeff Chudwin's P1 column Front Line Reports from Hurricane Ground Zero

PoliceOne Training Tip:

2 tips to help keep potential informants talking
by Managing Editor Scott Buhrmaster
(Secure- law enforcement only)
Interview & interrogation expert Pat McCarthy, producer of the "Street Cop" video training series, knows the value of making street informants comfortable enough to keep talking to you ... Full Story

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News Headlines:

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Md.: Assaulting police to be a felony
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Cleveland cop shoots suspect after being nearly run over
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Three officers attacked by crowd in Md.
[Baltimore, MD]
CHP promotional exam tossed for irregularities
[Sacramento, CA]

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Cast Your Vote:
Should SROs in high schools be allowed to use Tasers on students?
Veteran NY cop frustrated by airport glitch
[Nassau, NY]
U.S. Supreme court to rule on validity of Calif. parolee search
[San Bruno, CA]
Bomb-sniffing dogs to board San Francisco public transit
[San Francisco, CA]
In fighting prostitution, Mo. police aim to shame
[St. Louis, MO]

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