How cops' interactions with kids can help resolve the recruiting crisis

Police officers have a unique opportunity to positively influence the lives of countless children


Download this week's episode on iTunesSoundCloud or via RSS feed

Police officers have a unique opportunity to positively influence the lives of countless children — many of whom do not really have very many positive role models in their lives — to become productive members of society when they grow up. Significant opportunities exist for those officers to not just help kids see what "doing good" looks like, but to influence them to have the desire to "do good" themselves. In this podcast episode, Doug Wyllie sits again with Brentwood PD Officer Mitch Brouillette, who serves as the SRO at Heritage High School, to discuss how cops can be their department's best recruiters.

learn more

Recruitment & Retention Crisis: The Struggle to Hire – and Keep – Good Cops

6 key steps to improve police recruitment and retention

3 winning recruitment strategies for police agencies

How do we solve the police recruitment crisis?

How cops can improve interactions with kids during parent’s arrest

4 reasons to be a School Resource Officer

How one Calif. high school uniquely thanked their SRO

Recommended for you

Join the discussion

Copyright © 2018 PoliceOne.com. All rights reserved.