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-463-November-13-2009

PoliceOne Newsletter PoliceOne
Member News
Week 463
11/13/2009
Print for Roll Call

Editor's Note:

We welcome to our roster of writers Pat McCarthy, who served 25 years with Chicago PD. During his career, Pat spent five years undercover in the gang unit, 11 years on three separate federal task forces with the FBI, and in 1994 created the three day Street Crimes training seminar. Like our instructors from the Calibre Press Street Survival Seminar, Pat will contribute regular articles to PoliceOne.

Check out his debut column and send us an e-mail with your feedback.


— Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Senior Editor

Featured News
Widow shares anguish of officer who committed suicide after TASER incident

Fort Hood
Susan Pigott talks to reporters. (Photo: ClipSyndicate)

In October 2008, Lt. Michael Pigott committed suicide after he commanded a fellow officer to use a TASER on a naked and deranged man who then fell to his death.

In her first interview since her husband's death, Susan Pigott recounts the eight days of anguish before he took his life ... Full story


Save 20% Through This Special PoliceOne Offer


LexisNexis Law Enforcement Publications would like to offer all PoliceOne Newsletter subscribers 20% OFF all Law Enforcement titles! The Law Enforcement division of LexisNexis is dedicated to providing the most relevant, reliable, and up-to-date training, promotional exam, and legal materials available for Law Enforcement personnel. Online orders only.

Take advantage of this special offer

PoliceOne Exclusive
Cover and concealment for the street cop
P1 Exclusive
The ability to evaluate cover and assess the threats you are faced with on the streets can have a major impact on whether you survive a deadly force encounter. Learn to recognize what is good and bad cover. Keep this list of do's and don'ts handy to help prevent common mistakes made during critical incidents ... Full column
News and Announcements
Ind. officer succumbs to injuries in on-duty crash

Obama orders review of possible Ft. Hood warning signs

Officer's killer launched a 'one man war' against police

Cop car-tracking iPhone app proved myth

Ill. town criticized for giving officers their old guns

Press Release:
Revision Photochromic HELLFLY® Ballistic Sunglasses Give Law Officers a Tactical Edge
[Revision Eyewear]
PoliceOne First Person
P1 Exclusive Chicago officer Louis Martinez says that a cop will keep his or her sanity by the few successes that they control.

PoliceOne is looking for well-written first person perspectives from our members.

E-mail us your short article.
IES Introduces the Mobile Firearms Diagnostic Unit (FDU). The Range Firearms Diagnostic Unit (FDU) simultaneously captures the four key perspectives of a shooter's technique to give instructors and trainees a first-person perspective in real-time. The Range FDU can be used with both live fire and laser training weapons.

Check out the new FDU at IES-USA.com


BLUtube.com
Viewed: 8892 times
Duration: 03:15

Visit BLUtube.com

P1TV
Type: P1TV Product
Duration: 07:39

Visit PoliceOneTV
PoliceOne Exclusive
A formula for trainers: Experience + Observation = Perception
P1 Exclusive
Training is a critical part of the law enforcement business, so it's no surprise that trainers have a huge responsibility on their shoulders. It's therefore important for trainers to communicate clearly when teaching their students. The following list of communication barriers (and how to overcome them) will help prevent misunderstandings between trainers and their trainees ... Full column
The new A.R.M.S. #41-B-L SILHOUETTE Front Folding Sight solves the problem of trying to fold the well-known triangle shape of the conventional non-folding front sights. With a barrel mounted in place, it utilizes a rugged spring loaded angled support system to eliminate getting caught up in brush and other combat hazards. It also uses the standard front sight post.

Let A.R.M.S. find the right sight for you

News and Announcements

Experts say it would have been hard to prevent K-9 shooting by Baltimore cop

Chicago cop severly wounded in Afghanistan called 'a miracle guy'

Pa. female trooper alleges gender bias in promotions

Facebook message frees N.Y. robbery suspect

N.J. officers honor fallen brothers at annual Blue Mass

Press Release:

Accuracy International's New AE MK II Introduces Key Enhancements to the Original Model AE
[Accuracy International]

P1 Member Photo of the Week
When the dust settles...

Photo of the Week

Submit a photo to PoliceOne - if it is selected as our Photo of the Week, you will win a P1 T-shirt.
P1 Video Training Tip
Shooting and moving
P1 Video TipIn today's tactical video tip, law enforcement firearms instructor Cathy Schroeder discusses a drill that police officers can do to get in the habit of moving after shooting ... Full tip

Submit a tip to PoliceOne

View more tips

Visit P1's Police Training section
Careers, Education and Training
Featured Degree Programs:

Excelsior College: Online Degrees in Criminal Justice and Certificate in Homeland Security

American Military University: Online Criminal Justice Degrees

Featured Job:

Title: Police Chief

Dept: City of Columbia, MS

Salary: $40,000 annual

Learn more and apply!
Upcoming Street Survival Seminars:

Las Vegas, NV - December 9-10

San Antonio, TX - January 14-15

Atlantic City, NJ - January 19-20

Calibre Press Seminar Calendar

Featured Training Program:

California POST Learning Portal-Training and Resources On-Demand

More Training Programs
   
Safariland ALS 6360 STX for the H&K USP40 - On Sale for $44.99

from Southern Police Equipment
 
FREE Collectible Mustang Toy Car with Footwear Purchase

from Galls
 
Network with PoliceOne
Twitter
News
updates
Facebook
Become
a fan
RSS Feeds
Get news feeds
CopsOnline
Join
CopsOnline
LinkedIn
Build a network
Police Blogs
Police
Blogs
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 Safariland