Full list of Police Academy results
Why I want to be a police officer: New recruits open up–
While numbers of new police recruits may be down, men and women in police academies nationwide long to realize their dream of becoming a great cop
6 best practices that should be part of every agency’s retention strategy–
From mobile bunkhouses for officers held over for court to comprehensive wellness programs, here’s a look at police officer retention strategies in action
How an app is bridging the communications gap between first responders and people with disabilities–
Vitals Aware Services
The Vitals app and Bluetooth beacon share critical, user-specific information to guide first responders in interactions with vulnerable persons
Chicago moves forward with new police academy project–
The $95M project won't get to the root of crime in the poverty-stricken community, critics say
How to train for the police academy physical test–
The key to success is to start training early for each part of the test
Policing Matters Podcast: Balancing safety with reality in police training–
How can police conduct training that is as close to reality as possible, but still safe enough that injuries are minimized?
Unnecessary roughness: Do we need to tame police academy training?–
Rigid, high-stress police academies may be counterproductive; we need to focus more on the why and less on the how
After the police academy: 3 ways new cops can stay ahead of the game–
To ensure you have a safe and effective law enforcement career, the only person you can rely on is yourself
Why stress inoculation is critical for police recruits–
If cadets can’t execute in a controlled environment, what are the chances they will execute in the unpredictable environments on the street?
Police: Ark. officer fired, threatens to 'blow up' police academy–
29-year-old Wisam "Troy" Algburi is under investigation for alleged threats to blow up the Black River Law Enforcement Training Academy
20 leadership tips for firearms instructors–
Having the rapport and respect of your students will help you deliver effective firearms instruction
Police Academy training exercises–
Footage of various training exercises at the Great Oaks Police Academy in Ohio.
EFSC Law Enforcement Academy training–
Eastern Florida State College's class video documenting various training courses.
Police academy recruits pepper sprayed–
Police academy recruits take pepper spray to the face during an exercise in empathy training.
Teaching police recruits real-world survival skills–
Very few officers will have the opportunity to improve their tactical skills once they have graduated from the police academy