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Week-272-March-15-2006

PoliceOne PoliceOne Member News
Week 272 Volume 2
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Editor's note
PoliceOne would like to congratulate Sgt. Jason Wolak with the Los Angeles (CA) SD. Jason participated in our 100,000 member milestone giveaway and has won a Non-Lethal Defense System from TigerLight.

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


Police ID man killed in Va. hostage situation
LEESBURG, Va.- Police say the man killed by a Loudoun County sheriff's deputy during a hostage situation at a gas station Monday was from Winchester ... Full Story

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(left) Police stand over the body of Aleksandrin Bazhilov, 30, at an Exxon station after he was shot dead by police as he held a woman clerk hostage with what appeared to be a gun to her head during a standoff on Loudoun County Parkway in Ashburn, Va. Monday. The hostage received minor injuries. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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A valuable life lesson from the field: "Denial" can kill
By Lt. Jim Glennon
Street Survival Seminar Instructor


Denial is a psychological reality for all people. Denial keeps us sane. It wards off unnecessary worrying. It provides us with a sense of security. If we didn't have the denial mechanism in our brains, we would go crazy thinking about all of the "what ifs" in life.

For those in the field of law enforcement, however, denial must not be allowed to take root as we conduct even the most mundane and routine aspects of our jobs ... Full Story

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PoliceOne Training Tip:

Fireman's carry
Submitted by: Sgt. Jason P. Wolak, Los Angeles Co. (CA) SD
An emergency situation may require removing an injured deputy from the "kill zone." A fully equipped deputy sheriff could weigh as much as 200 pounds or more. With this in mind, the following carrying technique should be considered ... Full Tip (Secure- law enforcement only)

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27 people face charges in U.S. and abroad in child molestation sting
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Miss. governor says crime has increased in hurricane-ravaged communities
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Conn. trooper, whistleblower wins $450,000 settlement
[Hartford, CT]
Police find hundreds of explosives in W.V. home
[Ohio County, WV]
Mo. officer accused of punch is fired
[St. Louis, MO]
Videotape no easy street to Calif. officer's conviction
[San Bernardino County, CA]

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