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January 28, 2014

Report Writing - Distractions

Report Writing consists of many areas that are important and combine to ensure a successful prosecution. This includes writing a factually accurate report and understanding that time management includes the need to distance yourself from distractions during the course of a day while trying to complete a report. In this segment, William Fogarty suggests an author of a report understand that distractions occur all the time and there is a need to ensure a buffer of time to allow for a complete and accurate report be completed.
January 23, 2014

Neb. officer involved in controversial arrest reinstated

One of the six Omaha police officers fired over the controversial arrests of three brothers in north Omaha last year will get his job back.
January 21, 2014

Field interviews Secure - Login Required

Betsy Brantner Smith discusses conducting field interviews for patrol officers.
January 21, 2014

Generational differences in law enforcement

Tim Janowick of Mount Prospect Police Department discusses the generational differences of officers currently in the workforce.
January 17, 2014

Civilian helps police catch carjacker in Boston

Detail officer was flagged down by civilian who witnessed carjacker force young medical student back into her car by her hair and drive off.
January 14, 2014

Dealing with the aftermath of use of force

Attorney Laura Scarry discusses how officers and their departments can deal with the aftermath of a use of force incident with Law Enforcement Expert Betsy Brantner Smith.
January 14, 2014

SHOT Show 2014: F4 Tactical rail-mounted pepper spray

The first-ever rail-mounted pepper spray gives law enforcement the ability to instantly use lethal or non-lethal response to a threat. It mounts on a Picatinny rail and has the ability to spray in short bursts or a continuous stream at any angle with 360-degree range.
January 10, 2014

P1 Roll Call: Chief says citizens should be armed, Fatal shooting video released

For the week of January 10, Dave Smith discusses the Detroit police chief's announcement that he believes responsible citizens should be legally armed, the release of a video depicting a fatal officer-involved shooting, cold weather safety tips, and this week's Not Today.
January 07, 2014

Liability issues in use of force

Law enforcement expert, Dave Smith discusses liability issues in the use of force with Chuck Joyner, President of Survival Sciences, LLC.



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