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Week-268-February-16-2006

PoliceOne PoliceOne Member News
Week 268 Volume 2
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Editor's note
PoliceOne would like to congratulate Officer Kurt Hearth with the DOD Police, Mayport, Fla. Kurt participated in our 100,000 member milestone giveaway and has won a 3-dot Night System from Trijicon Aiming Systems.

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

Scott Buhrmaster
Managing Editor


What do you think? Raunchy nightclub act gets N.J. sergeant suspended
Should this sergeant's off-color, off-duty behavior be grounds for suspension and possible termination? Are his rights to free speech being violated? Or should officers be held to a higher standard--on-duty and off--when it comes to participating in activities that are very likely going to be considered offensive ... Full Story

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Off-duty Md. officers charged in fight

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(left) West Orange, N.J., Sgt. John Feder was suspended without pay because his comedy routine includes references to rape and child sexual abuse. (AP Photo/Mike Derer)

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One thing that gets put aside in the midst of an officer's daily grind is any type of regular dry-fire practice routine. If you can post a target in your garage or basement, you are set ... Full Story

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News Headlines:

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First Non-Lethal Wireless TASER Projectiles Demonstrated at Ranges up to 30 Meters
Ill. guard probed in inmate escape
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Va. sheriff: Deputies receive sexual services to catch suspects
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Two federal air marshals accused of smuggling drugs onto planes
[Houston, TX]
Retired Wis. PO caught with one million child porn images
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Police crack down on Canada/U.S. border weapons operation
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NYPD officer beat by thugs, shot by mistake to be honored in movie
[New York, NY]
Calif. prison guard convicted of aiding racist prison gang
[Los Angeles, CA]
Ore. state troopers seize $471K in traffic stop
[Salem, OR]

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