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March 03, 2014
Police History: Officer J.D. Tippit was more than merely Oswald's Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Police History: Officer J.D. Tippit was more than merely Oswald's "other victim"

Officer J.D. Tippit was a perfect example of the “Greatest Generation” — a generation of Americans whose epic stories of victory, valor, and sacrifice are destined to echo throughout history - Full Story
February 25, 2014
Making time for 'patrol ready' physical fitness Nancy Fatura - Unleashing Your Inner Warrior

Making time for 'patrol ready' physical fitness

We police officers generally have to work out on our own time, and I see that as being just one more hour added to our shift - Full Story
February 25, 2014
How sleep deprivation affects officer safety and performance PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

How sleep deprivation affects officer safety and performance

“The best cure for insomnia is to get a lot of sleep.” — W. C. Fields - Full Story
February 24, 2014
How words can help improve active-shooter response Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

How words can help improve active-shooter response

Three police trainers agree that forging a common terminology can help police, fire, and EMS agencies implement a truly multi-disciplinary response to active-shooter incidents - Full Story
February 24, 2014
Legal marijuana Tim Dees - Police Tech & Gear

Legal marijuana "stops" one type of crime, gives rise to another

Cash businesses — such as the stores in Colorado and Washington State where sale of marijuana is now legal — are attractive targets for thieves - Full Story
February 21, 2014
Watching the Peruta case? Watch the hands instead! Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Watching the Peruta case? Watch the hands instead!

No matter where you stand on Heller, Peruta, or any other relevant ruling on the Second Amendment, it’s imperative that you be mentally, physically, emotionally, and spiritually ready for whatever you face on the streets - Full Story
February 21, 2014
The Constitution and the cop: Case law and the American home Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

The Constitution and the cop: Case law and the American home

While the home is still sacred constitutional ground — a threshold not to be trespassed upon by the government without a warrant supported by probable cause — exceptions do exist - Full Story
February 20, 2014
Product Review: The Tiny Inconspicuous Handcuff Key versus 8 pairs of cuffs Jason Welin - On Patrol in Canada

Product Review: The Tiny Inconspicuous Handcuff Key versus 8 pairs of cuffs

Upon initial inspection, the TIHK had lived up to the first two parts of its name — Tiny and Inconspicuous — but how did it work as a Handcuff Key? - Full Story
February 19, 2014
Do police officers have too much or too little discretion? P1 Community - The Question

Do police officers have too much or too little discretion?

A question posted recently on Quora asked, “Do police officers have too much or too little discretion?”... - Full Story
February 18, 2014
Product Review: The RangerX rugged tablet Lindsey J. Bertomen - Police Products

Product Review: The RangerX rugged tablet

The RangerX tablet uses a rugged display glass and a plastic encased magnesium frame with corner bumpers - Full Story



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