Home  >  Topics  >  Patrol Issues  > News > Page 3
Patrol Issues

Patrol Issues

The Patrol Issues topic page offers news, commentary, analysis, and tactical tips that will help prepare police officers for life on the thin blue line. Suspect contacts, witness interviews, foot pursuits, citizen complaints, angry sergeants, and endless report writing are day-to-day activities for a patrol officer who knows that the “routine” is anything but routine.
Main News Columns Videos Products Photos
December 08, 2014

LASD may limit car computer use to ease distracted driving

Concerns over distracted driving have prompted Los Angeles County sheriff's officials to propose dramatically curbing use of in-car computers - Full Story
December 08, 2014

US unveils federal law enforcement profiling ban

Policy, which expands guidelines established under the Bush administration, will require new training and data collection - Full Story
December 05, 2014

Report: Complaints against NYPD down

Allegations of abuse of force, abuse of authority, offensive language and discourtesy were all down this year - Full Story
December 05, 2014
Experts: Body cameras for police are no cure-all

Experts: Body cameras for police are no cure-all

Often what is filmed may appear excessive to a person unfamiliar with police work, even though the conduct may be legal - Full Story
December 04, 2014

IBM's new mobile app offers police data sharing in the field

The app enables officers to validate information and compare partial observations, such as vehicle license plates - Full Story
December 03, 2014

NYPD officers to wear body cameras in pilot program

Mayor Bill de Blasio said that any tool that provides an officer's perspective would help avoid future controversies - Full Story
December 03, 2014

Boston brass, police union fear body cams on cops

Body cameras could undermine the very community policing tactics they are intended to bolster, top Boston cops say - Full Story
December 03, 2014

Conn. department to hire cops with hearing aids

As a result of an appeal, the city is changing its policies - Full Story
December 03, 2014

Mayor: Crime in NYC continues to fall

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner William Bratton on Tuesday touted the continued reduction of crime in NYC and their reforms to the NYPD - Full Story
December 02, 2014
Holder to announce new anti-profiling guidelines

Holder to announce new anti-profiling guidelines

Holder traveled to Atlanta to meet with law enforcement and community leaders for the first in a series of regional meetings around the country - Full Story

PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

Sign up for FREE
Patrol Issues eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Patrol Issues Columnists

Living with the Sacrifice Living with the Sacrifice
with Barbara A. Schwartz
Learning from the Experience Learning from the Experience
with Roy Bedard