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May 11, 2015
How the SPD is using YouTube to usher in a new era of police transparency Cole Zercoe - Policing in the 21st Century

How the SPD is using YouTube to usher in a new era of police transparency

The Seattle Police Department's strategy of looking outward to find solutions may ultimately help agencies nationwide - Full Story
May 01, 2015
What the Flakka? 4 things cops need to know about the drug Keith Graves - The Drug Warrior

What the Flakka? 4 things cops need to know about the drug

Recent news from Florida has shed light on a new drug called Flakka, and its use is not isolated to the sunshine state - Full Story
May 01, 2015
P1 Photo of the Week: Cold night on the beat PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: Cold night on the beat

(PoliceOne Image) This week's photo of the week features Officer Mark Mauldin walking the beat in... - Full Story
April 30, 2015
BodyWorn cameras from Utility: Another part of the 'evidence ecosystem' Tim Dees - Police Tech & Gear

BodyWorn cameras from Utility: Another part of the 'evidence ecosystem'

The BodyWorn device from Utility Associates records video and audio, like most body cameras now in use — it’s there the similarity ends - Full Story
April 29, 2015
Baseball as a model for improving police-community relations Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Baseball as a model for improving police-community relations

While national attention is focused on an empty baseball diamond in Baltimore, we should also take note of how a program to enhance police-community relations is happening on little league fields in New York City - Full Story
April 27, 2015
9 more laws cops least enjoy enforcing P1 Community - The Question

9 more laws cops least enjoy enforcing

By PoliceOne Staff Ah, the daily grind. No matter how much cops enjoy what they do for a living, certain... - Full Story
April 03, 2015
Answering the question: Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Answering the question: "How would a world without police look?"

You can’t 'coexist' with people who are trying to kill you, rape you, maim you, and take from you all that you hold dear — that’s why we have police officers to protect us - Full Story
April 02, 2015
Why a lack of sidearm options at agencies is hurting female cops Loraine Burger - Perspectives on Policing

Why a lack of sidearm options at agencies is hurting female cops

The industry has adapted to meet the female market's needs, but most agencies are slow to follow - Full Story
March 25, 2015
The lulls of law enforcement: 5 most boring cop duties P1 Community - The Question

The lulls of law enforcement: 5 most boring cop duties

Thanks to Hollywood, most people have very little idea just how mundane certain police duties can be - Full Story
March 18, 2015
7 things cops should know about the drug 'Molly' Keith Graves - The Drug Warrior

7 things cops should know about the drug 'Molly'

According to Troy Gielish — an instructor for the California Narcotics Officers Association — “Molly” can be any number of 100 different chemicals - Full Story



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