Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Newsletter Archive  >  PoliceOne Newsletter  > 

Week-431-March-30-2009

PoliceOne Member Newsletter PoliceOne
Member News
Week 431
March 30, 2009

Editor's Note:

Prisoner transport is an aspect of police work often overlooked — sometimes with tragic consequences. Recently, CorrectionsOne.com completed a two-part special series on prisoner transport, taking a look at this most common but dangerous assignment. The articles cover a number of key issues and tactics, with strong relevance to both LE and corrections professionals.

Check out the articles in the special section below.

— Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Senior Editor

Featured News
N.C. gunman stopped by single shot from cop



Investigators work at the scene at Pinelake Health and Rehab Center, where a gunman opened fire. (AP Photo)

CARTHAGE, N.C. — A single shot from a decorated police officer stopped a gunman's rampage through a North Carolina nursing home, ending a slaughter that left eight people dead and three more wounded, police said Monday.

Authorities said Robert Stewart, 45, was stopped by a single shot to the chest fired by Officer Justin Garner, a police officer responding to the call ... Full Story
PoliceOne Exclusive
Post-critical incident conversations:
Be careful what you say, and to whom you say it
Officers should seek to keep their comments and conversations after a critical incident to a minimum. Collective bargaining agreements, department policy, and local district attorney protocols will provide some guidance as to how officers are treated in this situation. While officers need to be forthright in explaining their actions, they do not surrender the ability to legally protect themselves ... Full Column
You depend on your mobile computer as much as your vehicle to get the job done. The GD6000 is designed for life on the road, from vehicle vibrations and low light conditions to temperature extremes. The GD6000 is rugged, durable and sized for the job while packing the punch of a high performance desktop.

View our award winning products at GD-Itronix.com
News and Announcements

Mass. police shaken by man who beheaded sisters

Off duty Pa. officer stabs suspect who attacked him with handcuffs

Six killed in Calif. home shooting

Texas NFL player accepts officer's apology

Press Releases:

Protective Products Intl. Hornet Vest Wins NTOA Member Tested and Recommendation Program
[Protective Products Intl.]

New from TierOne: The Law Enforcement Lifesaver Kit
[TierOne]


Now 180 Lumens – Bright!

TerraLUX announces an improved LED drop-in replacement bulb for the popular Streamlight Stinger HP rechargeable flashlight. Brilliant white light – 180 Lumens, Efficient – dramatically extends battery life. Rugged and Reliable – LED is virtually unbreakable, bulb never needs replacing. Economical – Pays for itself in savings on batteries and bulbs bulbs.

Contact a TerraLUX Law Enforcement specialist


Viewed: 1053 times
Duration: 05:18





Type: P1TV Product
Duration: 07:00

Sponsored by:
P1 Tactical Tip
Using a bike as a tactical tool


Today's PoliceOne tactical training tip explains a simple but effective way you can use a bicycle to help keep yourself safer during contact with subjects on bikes or if you’re on bike patrol ... Full tip

Submit a tip to PoliceOne

View more tips

Most Commented Articles
Check out the P1 Most Popular section to see what the P1 community has been reading over the last week, month and beyond.
This past week's most commented stories:

Oakland PD stunned by day of loss

Dallas police delayed NFL player as relative died

NOPD officer fired after failing to shoot at
gunman


Deputy draws controversy after drawing gun on
70-year-old


P1 First Person: A Devotional Reading Dedicated
to the Patrol Officer
The faculty of the University of Cincinnati Master of Science in Criminal Justice program is the most published, most recognizable and most respected in the industry. Our graduates are truly empowered to become leaders in their communities; with a confidence that can only be gained by learning from the greatest minds in their field.

Get started today at the University of Cincinnati
   
 
PROTECH Tac-Bag Assault Pack Only $34.99 - Offer Expires 3/15

from DGG Taser & Tactical Supply
 
   
  Bates Men's Enforcer Tactical Sport 8-inch Boots Only $72.99

from Neve's Uniforms & Equipment
 
Law Enforcement Career Advancement
Featured Degree Programs:

Boston University—Masters of Criminal Justice

Northcentral University—B.B.A, M.B.A., Ph.D. with Specialization in Criminal Justice-100% Online

Featured Job:

Title: Police Officer

Dept: City of New Braunfels, TX

Salary: $45,080 annual

Learn more and apply!

Take Your Career to the Next Level
A promotion, higher salary and a specialized field like SWAT or CSI are all within your reach. Check out hundreds of LEO degree programs, get free scholarship information and execute your plan for a successful career in law enforcement today ...
Learn More

CSI S.W.A.T. FBI
PoliceOne Member Newsletter
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 or call 888.POLICE1 (888.765.4231) with any SUBSCRIPTION, LOGIN or E-MAIL PROBLEMS.

200 Green Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94111, 888.765.4231
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, email editor@policeone.com, or submit your stories directly online on our News Submissions page.
BLUtube.com PoliceOneTV Calibre Press PoliceGrantsHelp PoliceOneBooks