Home  >  Newsletter Archive  >  PoliceOne Newsletter  > 

Week-261-December-23-2005

PoliceOne PoliceOne Member News
Week 261 Volume 3
Sponsored by: National University Sprint MII Flashcam
Editor's note
On behalf of the entire PoliceOne staff, I want to wish you an enjoyable and relaxing holiday season and a safe 2006. We thank for your continued support, participation and enthusiasm and we look forward to announcing several exciting new initiatives in the coming year that will help us serve you even better.

Over the next week the PoliceOne staff will be spending time with their families. News on PoliceOne.com will be updated daily but the next PoliceOne newsletter will be sent Monday, January 2.

Thanks again for being a part of PoliceOne!

Scott Buhrmaster
Managing Editor

Special Announcement: PoliceOne would like to congratulate Derek Mahlum with the Havre (MT) PD. Derek participated in our 100,000 member milestone giveaway and has won a Performance Apparel short-sleeved, loose-fit shirt from MAGNUM.

For more information on how you, too, can be entered to win great law enforcement prizes, please visit www.policeone.com/milestone.


How Force Science saved 2 "gun cops" from trial for murder
with The Force Science Research Center

For the first time, a scientific reconstruction of how an unarmed suspect must have moved during a confrontation with police has been successfully introduced into the British criminal justice system, exonerating 2 officers who were facing murder charges after shooting the man dead ... Full Story

Visit the Center's P1 column:
Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts About Controversial Force Issues

Sponsored by National University

You're the CSI expert...

With a Master of Forensic Sciences from top ranked, award-winning National University. Choose from two areas of in-depth specialization: Criminalistics or Investigation. Flexible study options plus one-course-per-month format can accelerate time-to-degree.

--> Get details now at www.nu.edu

Police groups say 153 officers died in the line of duty in 2005
WASHINGTON- Two law enforcement groups said Friday that 153 officers have died in the line of duty so far in 2005, with the majority killed in traffic accidents and shootings ... Full Story

Related article:
Calif.: Few leads in death of CHP officer

Pa.: Slain officer never asked for help

Officers throw a lifeline to fellow cops

Visit the P-1 Officer Down section

(left) Police officers stand at attention during the Greater Cleveland Peace Officers Memorial Service earlier this year. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

PoliceOne Training Tip:

Better gun safety
Submitted by Police Officers Safety Association (POSA)
In this PoliceOne video tip of the week, trainer Ralph Mroz, President of the Police Officers Safety Association (POSA), takes a close look at 4 foundational rules of firearms safety and discusses a reinterpreation of each ... Full Story

  Watch the related video

Sponsored by Sprint
Get up to 15% off your monthly service.

We think those who contribute more, should save more. Public Safety professionals: Get up to 15% off your monthly service. With Sprint, yes you can.

--> Learn more about public safety discounts from Sprint.

News Headlines:

Press Release:
LDV Delivers Command Post with Four Slide-outs for Illinois Emergency Management Agency
Jury rules Taser not liable for deputy's injuries in first case to go to trial
[Phoenix, AZ]
Four Tenn. officers fired after background probes
[Nashville, TN]
Suspended SF officer jailed on more sexual misconduct charges
[San Francisco, CA]
N.J. Officer suspended after 250K in stolen goods found in yard
[Passaic County, NJ]

Sponsored by MII Flashcam

The MII Flashcam® is a powerful flashlight with a video camera and patented Night Vision built into a single lightweight unit. The rugged MII Flashcam can record hours of Video and Audio in normal Day Mode or Night Vision Mode as well as take thousands of Hi resolution snapshots. The MII Flashcam is perfect for covertly documenting field conditions Officers encounter daily.

--> For more information, visit www.miiflashcam.com

New Website:
Apollo Video Technology - www.apollovideotechnology.com
Md.: Area police denied jobs to man charged in 2 killings
[Baltimore, MD]
Member submission:
Colo.: Denver sheriff's staff diversity hailed
[Denver, CO]
Doh! Man arrested after robbing bank across street from Conn. station
[Middletown, CT]
Cousin of Detroit's Rasheed Wallace killed in gunfight with police
[Philadelphia, PA]

Featured Career and Training Opportunities:

Featured Training Course:
  • The Intelligence Summit Conference - February 17-20, 2006, Virginia

  • Featured Job Opportunity:
  • Crook County Sheriffs Office, Wyoming - Detention Officer - Entry Level $2,200 per month

  • Featured Degree Program:
  • Master of Forensic Sciences from National University


  • Featured Deal:

    Our BIGGEST Clearance Event of the Year
    Our BIGGEST Clearance
    Event of the Year

    Save up to 50%
    from Quartermaster

    Subscription Information:

  • FREE Newsletter Subscription and PoliceOne Membership
  • CHANGE your email address
  • UNSUBSCRIBE or change your email format
  • ADVERTISE with PoliceOne


  • PoliceOne does not send unsolicited messages. You are receiving this email because you have signed up for PoliceOne and subscribed to this newsletter. Visit our Customer Support page: www.policeone.com/help/support.cfm or call (800) 717-1199 with any SUBSCRIPTION, LOGIN or E-MAIL PROBLEMS.

    PoliceOne.com is committed to timeliness and accuracy in its presentation, with more current U.S. law enforcement news each day than any other source. If you have any corrections, story suggestions, articles you would like posted, please email editor@policeone.com, or submit your stories directly online on our the News Submissions page.