Home  >  Newsletter Archive  >  PoliceOne Newsletter  > 

Week-400-August-27-2008

PoliceOne Member Newsletter
10-8: Life on the Line
Are more violent clashes ahead with fearless super-gangs?
Two years ago, PoliceOne ran a two-part series on prison gangs and the career criminals who populate them, based on interviews with Frank “Paco” Marcell, jail intelligence supervisor for the Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff’s Office and a nationally recognized specialist on gang activities. Recently Senior Correspondent Chuck Remsberg caught up with Marcell after he spoke at a gang investigators’ conference in Colorado ... Full Story
Sponsored by Timberland PRO VALOR

Timberland PRO VALOR series continues the heritage of The Timberland Company by assessing unmet needs of first responder professionals. It provides men and women the comfort, durability and performance they need to protect and serve with confidence. We are proud to offer this series to help law enforcement officials, emergency medical personnel, security officers and other public safety professionals perform better on the job.

Visit www.lapolicegear.com for more information.
Featured News
Feds doubt Colo. men were credible Obama threat

Aurora Police Department Detective Marcus Dudley speaks to the media about an investigation involving a man arrested with rifles, ammunition and drugs that FBI officials thought may be a threat against Barack Obama. (AP Photo)


DENVER — Authorities investigating a possible plot to assassinate Barack Obama at the Democratic National Convention have three men in custody - including one found with high-powered rifles, three fake IDs and two wigs in a truck - but they expressed doubts Tuesday that the suspects had posed a credible threat.

The men arrested Sunday face drug and gun counts but are not expected to be charged with making threatening statements, conspiracy or other national-security-related crimes ... Full Story

Viewed: 149 times
Duration: 03:55





Type: P1TV Training
Duration: 08:29

Sponsored by:
Sponsored by Cisco

Find Solutions for Your Public Safety Challenges

Find out how Cisco solutions empower public safety agencies with greater awareness to make the best decisions and deliver actionable information. Learn more at our Public Safety Resource Center and get access to video case studies, white papers, financing sources, and more.

Register now at www.cisco.com/offer/slgbiz.
Video News

Texas Vehicle Pursuit Ends in Crash



P1 Tactical Tip
Utilizing fire equipment for police calls


Today's P1 tactical tip, shared by a deputy chief in Michigan, sheds light on a stockpile of powerful equipment that many officers may not remember they could have at their disposal.

Remember this tip the next time you find yourself faced with a hard-to-enter building ... Read full tip


Submit a tip to PoliceOne

View more tips

Visit P1's Police Training page

News and Announcements

Press Release:
Complete the PoliceOne Body Armor Survey For a Chance to Win a 4G iPod Nano!
[PoliceOne Survey]

San Diego police say anti-gang efforts work
[San Diego, CA]

Md. cop killer's trial delayed to question DNA
[Baltimore, MD]

Canadian officer critically hurt in assault
[Calgary, Canada]

Former Indy officer charged with rape
[Indianapolis, IN]

Philly officer and driver injured in car crash
[Philadelphia, PA]

International Police Photo of the Day

Riot police face protesters calling for the prime minister's resignation at Thailand's Government House in Bangkok. (AP Photo)

Visit the P1 International LE section


Sponsored by Criminal Justice-Degrees.com

The growing emphasis on homeland security has created an unprecedented demand for criminal justice and security professionals. Earning a criminal justice degree can help open new doors in these fields. Get free information and jumpstart your career today.

For more information visit CriminalJustice-Degrees.com.
News and Announcements
Press Release:
FBI’s Senior Scientist Joins Force Science Research Center
[Force Science]

Miss. immigration raid 'largest in U.S. history'
[Laurel, MS]

Chief of Colo. drug task force retires, wife steps into his post
[Boulder, CO]

U.S. Marshals arrest self-proclaimed vampire
[Jacksonville, FL]

Colleges confront shootings with survival training
[Kansas City, MO]


PoliceOne Member Forum Comment of the Week

"I was in a chase with a motorcycle the other day. After the dumb idiot crashed and went to jail, he told us that he always got away in video games, and that he felt like he was in one while we chased him."

Member commenting about violent video games influencing criminals.

Join the conversation

Visit the PoliceOne Forums
Career and Training Opportunities
Featured Training Course:

  • Street Survival Seminar by Calibre Press,
    Sept 23-24, Harrisburg, PA


  • Featured Degree Program:

  • Bowling Green State University—Master of Science in Criminal Justice


  • Featured Job:

    Title: Police Officer
    Dept: Emporia PD, KS
    Salary: $34,543 annual (entry level)


    Learn more and apply!

    Take Your Career to the Next Level
    The government is hiring federal agents at a rate never before seen. In the next few years, over 200,000 new special agents and federal law enforcement officers will begin working. Don't miss out on the action!

    Find out how you can land one of these coveted positions

    CSI S.W.A.T. FBI
    Featured Deal



    The Force - North Face 3-in-1 Jacket
    Specially Priced Now


    from Neves


    PoliceOne
    Calibre Press 200 Green Street
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    (888) 765-4231
    BLUtube
    PoliceGrantsHelp
    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 or call 888.POLICE1 (888.765.4231) with any SUBSCRIPTION, LOGIN or E-MAIL PROBLEMS.
    PoliceOne.com is committed to timeliness and accuracy, with more current U.S. law enforcement news each day than any other source. If you have any corrections, story suggestions, or articles you would like posted, please email editor@policeone.com, or submit your stories directly online on our News Submissions page.