Home  >  Newsletter Archive  >  PoliceOne Newsletter  > 

Philly PD increases its firepower; Officer commits suicide in cruiser

Add PoliceOne emails to your safe sender list | View this as a web page
PoliceOne Member Newsletter
 SCOTUS ruling on nonconsensual blood draws
 Deciphering gang codes is never as easy as it looks
 April 29, 2013
Dear PoliceOne Member,

Congratulations to PoliceOne Columnist Chuck Remsberg, recipient of the 2013 Maggie Award for Best Online Column/Trade. Check out Chuck’s latest column as well as the accompanying sidebar on why one cop carries 145 rounds of ammo on the job. Congrats, Chuck!

Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor In Chief
Featured News

Police shoot man in Utah police dept. lobby

4 injured in NM church stabbing, man charged

Philly police increase firepower policy

Today's Top Stories:
Police chiefs nationwide weigh in on senate gun vote: Characterized last week's Senate vote as "a disgrace"
Md. officer dies after apparent suicide inside cruiser: Took his own life while driving inside marked cruiser
NYPD whistle-blowers testify at stop-frisk trial: Case challenges some of 5 million streets stops made in last decade
Ga. officer shot 7 times at traffic stop walks again
Russia caught bomb suspect on wiretap talking about jihad with mother
Stolen 'Pulp Fiction' car found 19 years later
Suspect indicted in Las Vegas Strip carnage
Fla. man gets 20 years for shooting at officers
Authorities: Student shoots self in Ohio classroom
LEOs and the Law

Nonconsensual blood draws ruled unconstitutional

By Tim Dees, PoliceOne Columnist
The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that obtaining involuntary specimens for blood alcohol testing without a search warrant is an unreasonable seizure in violation of the Fourth Amendment. What's the impact?
Earn a Top Ranked Master's Degree Online
from UC
Regionally accredited, affordable, and 100% online, UC is the highest ranked school offering an online master's degree in criminal justice. Learn from nationally recognized faculty in one of the most highly regarded CJ programs in the criminal justice field.
Download your free brochure
Cracking Gang Codes

Deciphering gang codes is never as easy as it looks

By Gary Klivans, PoliceOne Contributor
This document presented a unique challenge to decipher. I thought I'd quickly found a symbol pattern that would help to decipher this code, but it was a door that never opened. Deciphering gang codes sometimes requires a lot of perspiration.
Girls in bikinis resist arrest
Two girls try to duck away from the police at a beach party. Needless to say, they were not successful.
Cops set on fire in Greece protest
A motorcycle officer is set on fire by a protester in Greece.
 View more police videos at BLUtube.com
Police Technology

The technology that helped nab the Boston bombers

By Tim Dees, PoliceOne Columnist
As tragic and terrible as the Boston Marathon bombing and the crimes that followed it were, this will be remembered as one of law enforcement's finest hours. Technology played a big role in aiding the police operation. Videos and social media
We Call it "Lumen Face"
Introducing our HL Series of Lights. They’ll still be squinting after they’re booked. With the power of 500+ lumens in your hand, the bad guys will have no choice but to surrender. Streamlight’s new High Lumen family of lights gives you an ultra wide beam pattern that offers superior peripheral visibility and depth.
See the new HL line from Streamlight
Two Words
This forum post first began back in 2008 and has been going strong ever since. It's a simple game of word association.
CJIS Compliant Cloud Solutions!
CJIS Solutions offers hosted e-mail, advanced authentication, data backup, and servers exclusively for Law Enforcement all in a CJIS Compliant Cloud Environment!
Contact CJIS Solutions today for more information
Featured Deals
10% Off w/ Promo Code: POC10
Looseleaf Law
Carry this Unique Response Bag!
Fox Outdoor Products
Find more deals

Product News
Remote Control LED Spike Strip System - Take Control and Safely End High Speed Pursuits

Smith Micro Provides Wireless Connection Management Software for Getac Rugged Laptops and Tablets
[Getac Rugged Notebooks]
More product news

Featured Job
5.11 Tactical Territory Sales Manager
In the Washington DC /Md., and Okla./Ark. Territories

Get details & apply!
Find more jobs

PoliceOne Member Newsletter BLUtube PoliceOneTV PoliceGrantsHelp PoliceOne Books
PoliceOne PoliceOne does not send unsolicited messages. You are receiving this email because you have signed up for PoliceOne and subscribed to this newsletter. Visit our Customer Support page to report any SUBSCRIPTION, LOGIN or E-MAIL PROBLEMS.

200 Green Street, 2nd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94111
logo for print