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Helping police officers struck by the Joplin tornado Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

Helping police officers struck by the Joplin tornado

The cop struck by lightning in Joplin remains in critical condition — meanwhile, an ‘Adopt-A-Cop Program’ has been set up to assist local officers from the affected area who lost their homes and belongings - Full Story

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Police from across U.S. deploy to Mo.

Police from across U.S. deploy to Mo.

The death toll in Missouri has reached 117 with seven rescued since police and other first repsonders began the search for survivors. (AP Photo)
2,000 buildings were damaged

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Police from across midwest deploy to storm site

Police from across midwest deploy to storm site

The death toll in Missouri has reached 117 with seven rescued since police and other first repsonders began the search for survivors - Full Story

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The role of the 'safety officer' in police work Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

The role of the 'safety officer' in police work

It is essential that a safety officer have no other duties at the incident scene or training venue which could distract from their sole focus on safety - Full Story

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Taming chaos with a personal disaster plan Scott Stewart - Tactical Intelligence

Taming chaos with a personal disaster plan

Over the past week we’ve seen a massive earthquake and tsunami in Japan that caused a nuclear ac... - Full Story

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10 years after 9/11: Counterterrorism and American policing

10 years after 9/11: Counterterrorism and American policing

We've had dozens of attempted attacks by radicalized Islamist terrorists since 9/11, and only in the case of Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan was there any degree of "success" on the part of the attacker.

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10 years after 9/11: Counterterrorism and American policing Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

10 years after 9/11: Counterterrorism and American policing

We've had dozens of attempted attacks by radicalized Islamist terrorists here in the United States since 9/11, and only in the case of Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan was there any degree of 'success' on the part of the attacker - Full Story

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Technology to help respond to an active shooter or large attack the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ) - TechBeat

Technology to help respond to an active shooter or large attack

Originally developed as a spreadsheet after Columbine, the system has evolved into a sophisticated Internet-based program that can be accessed from desktops, police cruisers and PDAs/smartphones - Full Story

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9/11 communications failures unfixed in NY

Millions have been spent on new radio systems, but the Port Authority fears needless deaths of LEOs if an attack happens - Full Story

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New 9/11 video from NYPD helicopter

New 9/11 video from NYPD helicopter

The video was originally provided by the NYPD as part of an investigation into the WTC attacks. It was posted online by a site that publishes "secret and classified" documents. 300 feet above tower



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