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November 16, 2005
The importance of focused policy in modern policing Sgt. Lou Savelli, NYPD (ret.) - Tools of the (Crime) Trade

The importance of focused policy in modern policing

by Joseph Fodera, Charles Alifano and Lou Savelli Two of the biggest and most important issues facing... - Full Story
September 23, 2005
The 4th Amendment and deadly force Law Officer Magazine - Tactics, Technology and Training for Today's Law Enforcement Professional

The 4th Amendment and deadly force

Officers don’t have to exhaust all available force options By Laura L. Scarry Click here to subscribe... - Full Story
August 05, 2005
“Immediate de-animation” critical in some situations…active shooter calls among them Scott Buhrmaster - Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement

“Immediate de-animation” critical in some situations…active shooter calls among them

Are you prepared? The International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) recently pinpointed head shots... - Full Story
May 26, 2005
Officer's actions justified in following teenager into house after assault Quinlan Publishing Group - Case Summaries on Legal Compliance

Officer's actions justified in following teenager into house after assault

Citation: United States v. Schmidt, 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, No. 04-2724 (2005) The 8th U.S.... - Full Story
May 25, 2005
Anonymous tip / unlawful stop investigative stops quiz Quinlan Publishing Group - Case Summaries on Legal Compliance

Anonymous tip / unlawful stop investigative stops quiz

Anonymous Tip Quiz Officer O receives an anonymous tip stating that a man has a stolen gun in his pocket.... - Full Story
March 10, 2005
When does a K-9 sniff implicate a suspect's 4th ammendment rights? A Quinlan investigative stops quiz Quinlan Publishing Group - Case Summaries on Legal Compliance

When does a K-9 sniff implicate a suspect's 4th ammendment rights? A Quinlan investigative stops quiz

Question: Does a dog sniff implicate a person’s Fourth Amendment rights? Answer: By itself, a dog sniff... - Full Story
February 25, 2005
Quinlan Legal Update: Dress code policy, officer's free speech rights and use of force rulings Quinlan Publishing Group - Case Summaries on Legal Compliance

Quinlan Legal Update: Dress code policy, officer's free speech rights and use of force rulings

Dress Code Policies and the Police Department When a police officer is disciplined for violating a department... - Full Story
February 10, 2005
Quinlan Legal Update: Identity theft - prevention, victim guidance and resources Quinlan Publishing Group - Case Summaries on Legal Compliance

Quinlan Legal Update: Identity theft - prevention, victim guidance and resources

How not to get hooked by a ‘phishing’ scam Phising (fish?ing) (n.) The act of sending an e-mail to a... - Full Story
February 02, 2005
Quinlan Legal Update: Investigative stops quiz Quinlan Publishing Group - Case Summaries on Legal Compliance

Quinlan Legal Update: Investigative stops quiz

Under the Fifth Amendment, all people are provided the right to be free from self-incrimination. Practically... - Full Story
January 20, 2005
Supreme Court upholds arrest — even after declaring officer's reason for arrest invalid Quinlan Publishing Group - Case Summaries on Legal Compliance

Supreme Court upholds arrest — even after declaring officer's reason for arrest invalid

In a recent decision handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court, the court held that an arrest based on a... - Full Story



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