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August 11, 2010
Posing, performing, and conduct unbecoming Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

Posing, performing, and conduct unbecoming

Jessie Lunderby, 21, was fired by the Washington County (Ark.) Sheriff's Office following her nude appearance on Playboy.com as the "Cybergirl of the Week" - Full Story
August 06, 2010
Update on social media policies for law enforcement Lauri Stevens - Social Media & Law Enforcement

Update on social media policies for law enforcement

The following article originally appeared on ConnectedCOPS.Social media policy in law enforcement is... - Full Story
August 06, 2010
Despite 'no-snitch' rule, cops clear cases Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Despite 'no-snitch' rule, cops clear cases

Police officers show indomitable spirit in the face of adversity — not just citizens and victims who won't help them, but increasingly brazen attacks on cops - Full Story
August 02, 2010
A recruit's conundrum: Who's right? Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

A recruit's conundrum: Who's right?

When an FTO's lessons and academy instruction are at odds on matters like pat/frisk searchs, the officers involved and the agency iteslf could be culpable - Full Story
August 02, 2010
The Ethical Warrior: Leadership from the bottom up Jack E. Hoban & Bruce J. Gourlie - The Ethical Warrior

The Ethical Warrior: Leadership from the bottom up

How do you adapt and implement the USMC “Ethical Warrior” concept when there is a lack of ethics at the top? - Full Story
July 28, 2010
The impending death of community policing Lance Eldridge - All Law Enforcement is Local

The impending death of community policing

The law enforcement profession must reevaluate its understanding of community policing if there’s... - Full Story
July 28, 2010
Tips for helping an injured or disabled officer Barbara A. Schwartz - Living with the Sacrifice

Tips for helping an injured or disabled officer

Disabled and catastrophically-injured officers feel forgotten and need support from their brothers and sisters in law enforcement - Full Story
July 26, 2010
Dealing with citizens legally carrying a concealed weapon Ron Avery - The PoliceOne Firearms Corner

Dealing with citizens legally carrying a concealed weapon

With 48 of our 50 states allowing some form of CCW permit, the possibility of encountering a law-abiding, pro-law enforcement person carrying a gun is significant, and growing - Full Story
July 23, 2010
Md. Chief honors his homicide investigators Karen L. Bune - Criminals, Victims, and Cops

Md. Chief honors his homicide investigators

Every member of the Prince George’s County Homicide and Cold Case receives the “Chief’s Award” — the highest departmental award the Chief can bestow - Full Story
July 23, 2010
Coping with the aftermath of a suicide by cop Dr. Laurence Miller - Practical Police Psychology

Coping with the aftermath of a suicide by cop

Whether an SBC incident arises spontaneously out of the anger and panic of the subject, or it is pre-planned, the officer involved has to deal with the aftermath - Full Story



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