Work with your communities to educate them on their role in preventing (and responding to) active killer incidents — and review your own training to ensure you are confident in your response plan - Full Story
Because hope is not a strategy and luck is not a tactic, police agencies are well-served when the training unit builds a special use-of-force training day for the public, the press, and the politicians - Full Story
When the public hear no comment they think the police did something wrong and are trying to cover it up — when the officers from the involved agency hear it they feel angry and betrayed by their leader - Full Story
You may not have a dedicated PIO, but every agency should have skilled personnel who have been trained to work with the media. In this video, PoliceOne's Doug Wyllie talks to media expert Rick Rosenthal about ways to improve your department's relationship with the media.