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.
As a patrol sergeant, I supervise a group of really great cops who work their tails off me me all year long. So when the holiday gift-giving season rolls around, I like to come up with something nice for each of them each as a thank you. This year I'm gong to do things a little differently. - Full Story