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November 26, 2014
Family first: Spending quality time with your loved ones American Military University - In Public Safety

Family first: Spending quality time with your loved ones

Whether you change jobs, transfer units, or retire, the one constant in your life will be your family - Full Story
November 14, 2014
Your brain on Copstosterone: 4 keys to a happier home life Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

Your brain on Copstosterone: 4 keys to a happier home life

The pressure of controlling your stress can make you distance yourself from your family — you think you’re protecting them by keeping them from your inner Alpha Dog but that distance can hurt, too - Full Story
November 13, 2014
My fear being a cop (a poem) PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

My fear being a cop (a poem)

In PoliceOne "First Person" essays, PoliceOne Members candidly share their own unique personal insights on issues confronting cops today, as well as opinions, observations, and advice on living life behind the thin blue line - Full Story
November 06, 2014
Tips for planning your retirement from law enforcement American Military University - In Public Safety

Tips for planning your retirement from law enforcement

Here are some strategies about how you should start preparing for retirement now - Full Story
November 06, 2014
5 keys to supporting your law enforcement husband PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

5 keys to supporting your law enforcement husband

In doing all of these things, we as wives can stand behind our officers and help hold their arms up in battle - Full Story
November 05, 2014
Hey officer, are you really worthy of trust? Althea Olson and Mike Wasilewski - More Than A Cop

Hey officer, are you really worthy of trust?

It is the innumerable small moments in life that define whether we are a person worthy of trust - Full Story
October 28, 2014
4 tactical considerations for the suited operator Sean Curtis - Tactical Know-How

4 tactical considerations for the suited operator

With some mental tailoring and gear selection, you can not only survive the transition to a suited operator, you can thrive in it - Full Story
October 23, 2014
Retired cop's firearms directory aims to match instructors and students Loraine Burger - Perspectives on Policing

Retired cop's firearms directory aims to match instructors and students

FirearmsU.com, a new website built by a retired officer, is helping instructors fill their classes and helping students find exactly what they’re looking for in a firearms trainer - Full Story
October 09, 2014
8 keys to a happy police marriage PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

8 keys to a happy police marriage

Working on your marriage may not be easy at times, but the more you work on it, the more you get used to doing it, the more you enjoy it, and the more you see results in your life and your marriage - Full Story
October 09, 2014
Life lessons from the “old guy” at the police department PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

Life lessons from the “old guy” at the police department

In PoliceOne "First Person" essays, PoliceOne Members candidly share their own unique personal insights on issues confronting cops today, as well as opinions, observations, and advice on living life behind the thin blue line - Full Story



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Off Duty Columnists

Observation on Demand Observation on Demand
with John Demand
The Warrior's Path The Warrior's Path
with Duane Wolfe