Home  >  Topics  >  Patrol Issues  > Page 6
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

News

Nightstick presents the dual-light NSR-9940XL flashlight

Nightstick presents the dual-light NSR-9940XL flashlight

9940 is the first with an integrated magnetic tail-cap with an aircraft-grade 6061-T6 aluminum body - Full Story

News

Border agents testing body cameras

Cameras are being worn on a volunteer basis during a 90-day test period at locations in New Mexico, Texas, Florida, Michigan and Washington state - Full Story

News

Questionable reform: New Orleans PD axes education requirement

Questionable reform: New Orleans PD axes education requirement

Eliminating education from the equation is not the path to successful police reform - Full Story

Columns

The fascinating history of the Sureño Mongol, Ruben Cavazos Andrew Eways - Gang Enforcement

The fascinating history of the Sureño Mongol, Ruben Cavazos

Street cops should have an understanding of gang history — rest assured, members of the gangs you interact with have a very good understanding of that history, and it can affect their actions - Full Story

Videos

Justice Department may sue Ferguson PD

Preparation for legal action comes as Eric Holder nears an announcement of the DoJ’s findings on police force.

News

Justice Department may sue Ferguson PD

Preparation for legal action comes as Eric Holder nears an announcement of the DoJ’s findings on police force - Full Story

News

Police grapple with cases of 'snow rage'

Police are finding themselves responding to an increase in calls from residents upset with neighbors or plow drivers who dump snow where it doesn't belong - Full Story

News

Mo. measure would keep police recordings from public

Video or audio recorded from any device used by a cop — such as one attached to a car, boat or aircraft — would be exempt from state's open records law - Full Story

Columns

5 'rules' for winning courtroom testimony Val Van Brocklin - Cop Gumbo

5 'rules' for winning courtroom testimony

The below rules will help you overcome instances in the courtroom when being cross-examined by a defense attorney whose focused purpose is to discredit you — even if you’re telling the truth - Full Story

Columns

Police Militarization: Reality, Hype, or Natural Evolution? American Military University - In Public Safety

Police Militarization: Reality, Hype, or Natural Evolution?

Tragic events such as the 2014 Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Mo. and the police-involved death of Eric Garner in New York City has spurred debate about whether or not police departments within the U.S. are becoming more militarized. - Full Story



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

Firearms Training & Equipment Firearms Training & Equipment
with Dennis Haworth
On Patrol in Canada On Patrol in Canada
with Jason Welin