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Rural Law Enforcement

Rural Law Enforcement

In the Rural Law Enforcement section you'll find news reports and expert articles about what it means to be a police officer in rural America. Early in America’s history, officers rode on horseback from town to town, either alone or with a small posse. Police work has changed drastically since then, but if you patrol in a rural area, you probably have some idea how those cops felt.
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Beware the little things: Avoiding Lyme disease

A very good friend of mine and a LEO K-9 handler just recently reminded me of a little thing about the... - Full Story Secure - Login Required

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Video: Cop bitten, slaps boy amid volatile custody battle

Police were heckled and threatened throughout the entire 18-minute video as they took a child into custody - Full Story

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Alaska cop shot by suspected bootlegger, recovering

The officer was approaching a suspected bootlegger of alcohol when the suspect opened fire - Full Story

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Ohio town understaffed by police boycotts traffic cameras

Ohio town understaffed by police boycotts traffic cameras

After one month, the number of citations that went out was more than triple the town's population - Full Story

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A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years

A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years

Five years, 650 articles. A ton of great memories. Here’s a recap of just a few of the issues I’ve covered, a handful of my favorite articles, and a couple of “shout outs” to some of those people who’ve helped me along the way. - Full Story

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Blade-wielding man shot, killed by officer after traffic stop

The man got out of his car and approaches the officer with a blade in each hand, refusing to drop them - Full Story

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A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years

Keeping cop killers out of jail, active shooters in schools, and other issues I've covered during my five years (so far) at PoliceOne - Full Story

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A tribute to the railroad police officer Pat Novesky - Rural Policing

A tribute to the railroad police officer

Since 1849, there have been 149 railroad officers who have been killed in the line of duty and recognized on the wall, although a little more research can put the number as high as 201 - Full Story

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P1 First Person: Using 'Not Today' and 'Below 100' on every shift PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Using 'Not Today' and 'Below 100' on every shift

By Jason Welin PoliceOne Member I returned from ILEETA 2013 with a desire to teach and increase office... - Full Story

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4 shot, 3 dead at Ky. condo shooting

4 shot, 3 dead at Ky. condo shooting

Officers believed everyone involved was accounted for but wouldn't say whether the shooter was among those shot - Full Story



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