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Week 389
June 11, 2008
Editor's Note:

With gas at or above $4 per gallon, PoliceOne wants to know how the high cost of filling your cruiser tank has affected your department. Are officers being told not to bring their units home? Are you seeing increased foot patrols? Are budgets being slashed? E-mail PoliceOne to let us know how your agency is dealing with the gas crunch.


— Scott Buhrmaster, Managing Editor
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Dealing with mentally ill citizens on patrol: Part 3
In Part 3 of this 4-part series, we deal with often less severe, but far more common, problems that affect a large number of citizens in your patrol area and that may often be associated with potentially violent and/or criminal behavior: personality disorders and alcohol and drug abuse ... Full Story
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Operation FALCON: Getting results

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In the past week, hundreds of law enforcement agencies in a dozen districts have arrested more than 2,300 fugitives, cleared more than 3,000 warrants, and seized almost 50 weapons in Operation FALCON 2008, which focuses on violent offenders, gang members, and sex offenders.

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PoliceOne Training Tip
Did it touch a prisoner? Disinfect it.

In today's P1 tactical tip a member shares a reminder that can help you prevent suspects' germs from spreading to other suspects...and you. This tip will make you think twice the next time you reflexively pop your cuffs back in your cuff case ... Read full tip

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Tucson cop killer 'didn't set out to kill'
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Ex-cop fires at police, killed in standoff
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Comment of the Week

"I think the camera man may have been deliberately provoking the officer to get some good footage, and got his wish."

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