Police Year in Review 2009

PoliceOne Year in Review 2009
Features
Read about some of the year's biggest law enforcement incidents and trends
Officer safety in 2010Preparing for armed encounters in 2010: A year-end "script review" for cops
by Chuck Remsberg

Using this set guidelines for survival, you can do a quick read-through of your current habits and see if you're still sticking to the script you need for top performance.
Legal issues in 2009Supreme Court year in review: Cases and faces from 2009
by Terry Dwyer

Take a look back at important legal decisions from this past year and learn how the cases might affect your police career in the coming months and years.
Police issues in 2009 2009 and the tipping point of trust
by Dave Smith

The media has had a field day this year with controversy and implied evils on law enforcement's part. Attacks on cops represented not only the loss of officers but also the loss of trust in people we protect.
Year in police techTech 2009: The year in review and the years to come
by Doug Wyllie

Technology that supports police officers is evolving at an ever-increasing rate. Here are some of the milestone events and tech trends we saw in 2009
A year of Hasans, Huckabees, and Heroes
by Dan Marcou

This year has brought instances of evil and heroism — the cowardly deeds of criminals and acts of valor by those who wear a badge. Here's a wrap-up of 2009, a year filled with Hasans, Huckabees, and police heroes.
Grants and fundingHow grant funding benefited police in 2009
by Melissa Winesburg

Significant funding was provided to law enforcement agencies in 2009. Here's a round-up of the major grants that were allocated to police agencies this year.
Decade in Review
PoliceOne columnists examine the past decade and look ahead to the future of policing


Officer Down
Learn more about those who made the ultimate sacrifice at the Officer Down page
LODD
Officers Down: 2000-2009
By Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Senior Editor
Special Coverage
In-depth coverage of important law enforcement events in 2009
Lakewood
Slideshow Memorial for Fallen Lakewood Officers
IACP 2009
Coverage of IACP 2009
9/11 Memorial
September 11th Tribute
National Police Week 2009
National Police Week 2009
Oakland
Slideshow Memorial for Fallen Oakland Officers
LE and the Economy
How the Economic Crisis Affects LEOs
SHOT Show 2009
Coverage of SHOT Show 2009
Most Popular
Read the articles that caused the biggest stir and watch the most popular videos from 2009
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