FULL LIST OF Patrol Topics
Q&A: The future of LPR systems in law enforcement–
ELSAG Senior VP Jason Laquatra tells PoliceOne how the company is enhancing license plate reader technology as well as the user experience
3 reasons your agency should invest in SceneDoc’s eCitations platform–
SceneDoc’s electronic citations tool works with off-the-shelf mobile devices to cut costs, boost efficiency and provide better intelligence to the officer and agency
6 best practices for launching a successful mobile LPR system–
Once your agency has decided to invest in license plate reader technology, it’s important to plan ahead for an effective rollout
Boston police union goes to court after officers' resistance to wearing body-worn cameras–
Boston Police Patrolmen's Association claims the city violated an agreement when officers were involuntarily assigned to wear them
Residents donate 170 body armor kits to Texas police department–
Two hard body armor kits will be placed in each of the approximately 60 patrol cars for officers to slip on during an active shooting scenario
6 things to look for when buying an LPR system–
Consider your agency’s needs and goals when choosing an automatic license plate reader platform
4 things you’re not doing with LPR that you should be–
The Long Beach (Calif.) PD takes advantage of increased interoperability and data-sharing to expand its investigative reach with license plate recognition
4 ways license plate readers can boost your agency's effectiveness–
Increase patrol officers’ productivity and enhance your agency’s investigative reach using LPR cameras and hot list data
When a cop has to decide who lives and who dies–
It will never be an easy decision
Ill. officer talks to kids about loitering–
A viral video getting praise shows Elgin Police Sgt. Erickson talking to teenagers about breaking the law.
New Orleans housing officer shot, killed in cruiser–
Around 7 a.m. on Sunday, New Orleans Police Department officers responded to a call to find a Housing Authority of New Orleans officer doing an overtime shift was shot to death in his squad car
New Orleans officer shot, killed in patrol car–
45-year-old Housing Authority of New Orleans officer was patrolling a construction site just blocks from Saints' stadium
Demystifying the criminal planning cycle–
Understanding the criminal planning cycle is important, because that understanding can then be used by potential victims and law enforcement officers to look for the various aspects of the cycle as it progresses
Throwback: 1950s 'Ford and the Highway Patrol'–
Commercial produced by Ford in the 1950s highlighting the company's relationship with the North Carolina Highway Patrol and law enforcement agencies nationwide.
Police capture lion cub in cruiser–
Police responded to calls of a stray lion cub on the loose in the streets of Kuwait. Officers managed to capture the cub and place it in a patrol vehicle.
PoliceOne top 5
- DC cops' body cams won't be on while they monitor inauguration demonstrators
- Slain Fla. officer's cuffs used to arrest suspect
- Pa. cop sues Wal-Mart over termination for carrying gun on duty
- Pa. troopers union criticizes plan to scrap lie-detector tests for recruits
- Details emerge in shooting of Ariz. trooper by driver he sought to help
Quiz: Where should you take your long-overdue police vacation?
Being a cop isn't easy. You deserve a relaxing vacation, whether your chief believes you or not.