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Media Relations

The Police Media Relations topic page gives PIOs or other department spokespeople the tools and techniques - from media training to Facebook and social media tips - to increase your effective communications with various media entities and help to shape the public’s perception of its cops.
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August 28, 2012

An officer tells his story of using Vigilant Solutions Mobile LPR

An officer discusses his first use of the Vigilant Solutions LPR system - improved efficiency, officer safety, and enhanced intelligence and situational awareness.
November 15, 2011

Strengthening Relations with Local Media

In this video, Sgt. J.D. Nelson discusses the role of the PIO and the importance of building a strong relationship with the media.
September 06, 2011

Improving PIO and Media Relations

You may not have a dedicated PIO, but every agency should have skilled personnel who have been trained to work with the media. In this video, PoliceOne's Doug Wyllie talks to media expert Rick Rosenthal about ways to improve your department's relationship with the media.
August 09, 2011

Rick Rosenthal: Everyday Heroes

When a street officer performs a heroic act, he or she is often forbidden to talk to the local media. In this video, Rick Rosenthal says it's important for the public to hear about these stories and identify with the officers involved.
June 21, 2011

Reality Training: Crowd Control Secure - Login Required

In this video, Dave Smith stresses the importance of watching your defensive tactics techniques, particularly with a baton, in order to avoid negative coverage from the media.
November 03, 2010

Toronto cops wrestle man to ground

Police in Toronto have an altercation with a man on the street. The arrest was filmed by a bystander and aired on the news twice.
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July 08, 2008

Media gets a lesson in police work


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Topics: News, Training, Cool Stuff
March 09, 2008

Special Bulletin: Interview with Chief McGury

The chief of Bolingbrook, Ill., and former supervisor of Drew Peterson gives his insight on dealing with the media when your agency is ground zero for a high-profile incident or crime.


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