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Police History: The creation and evolution of the FBI

Police History: The creation and evolution of the FBI

Over time, the priorities of the agency have changed depending on the threats facing the nation and the concerns of the American people from land fraud in the early days to counterterrorism today. - Full Story

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Police History: The creation and evolution of the FBI Karen L. Bune - Criminals, Victims, and Cops

Police History: The creation and evolution of the FBI

Over time, the priorities of the agency have changed depending on the threats facing the nation and the concerns of the American people from land fraud in the early days to counterterrorism today - Full Story

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Police History: The evolution of motor patrol in American policing Jason Hoschouer - Motors and Monies

Police History: The evolution of motor patrol in American policing

The 1950s saw a heavy reliance on the motor officer to again reduce what had started first in the 1920s: a desire to speed - Full Story

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Md. police search for family of fallen officer from 1920

Police department tries to get fallen officer from 1920 on federal, state and local memorials for line of duty deaths - Full Story

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From Pat Novesky - Rural Policing

From "watchmen" to proactive patrol: History of the US Park Police

The United States Park Police — one of the nation’s oldest and most historic agencies — is an easily overlooked law enforcement agency with roots dating back to our first president - Full Story

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Police History: The evolution of women in American law enforcement Betsy Brantner Smith - Survival Insights

Police History: The evolution of women in American law enforcement

According to the National Center for Women and Policing, women now account for approximately 15 percent of all law enforcement officers - Full Story

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Police History: How ‘Wild Bill’ Hickok became a police legend Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Police History: How ‘Wild Bill’ Hickok became a police legend

When “Wild Bill” left law enforcement, he exhibited symptoms of what was referred to in those days as “Warrior’s Heart” — now called PTSD - Full Story

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8 principles J. Edgar Hoover can teach police about leadership Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

8 principles J. Edgar Hoover can teach police about leadership

Study of J. Edgar Hoover’s life reveals that he was one of the most successful leaders in law enforcement history, regularly demonstrated the following traits of great leadership - Full Story

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Police History: How Trooper Charlie Hanger caught the Oklahoma City bomber

Police History: How Trooper Charlie Hanger caught the Oklahoma City bomber

Thousands who have been left behind with gaping holes in their hearts from the events of April 19, 1995 may take some consolation in knowing that one cop made and incredible impact with one traffic stop. - Full Story

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Police History: How Trooper Charlie Hanger caught the Oklahoma City bomber Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Police History: How Trooper Charlie Hanger caught the Oklahoma City bomber

Thousands who have been left behind with gaping holes in their hearts from the events of April 19, 1995 may take some consolation in knowing that one cop made and incredible impact with one traffic stop - Full Story



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