Jim Donahue

Jim Donahue is a native of the Midwest, getting his education atMichiganStateUniversity.  He is now training patrol officers on Technology & Tactics around the country which translates for street cops into how to use patrol car computers -- safely.

Previously, Jim was part of the Wayne County (MI) Sheriff’s Department and detailed full-time toU.S.  Customs & Immigration at the Detroit/Canada border in the year following the attacks of 9/11.  He has also worked as a reserve patrolman on the streets of a suburbanDetroitcommunity.

Jim recently finished a three year term as an Ambassador for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund inWashington,D.C.  He is now supporting the Officer Down Memorial Page (ODMP.org) and the Under-100 initiative.

Jim has worked with police departments across the country on process improvement at the patrol car level, focusing on technology to improve tactics, safety, and productivity.  He instructs in a variety of police academies and having taught "Technology and Tactics" to thousands of cops in-service nationally.  He is an accomplished grant writer. 

Jim is married to Paula and they have two children.  He has six bodybuilding contests to his credit.  Jim is active in his community and his church.


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Life's Lessons of Value to LE

I Can't Promise You Won't Be Offended

It Is How We Grieve

When Hi-Tech Becomes No-Tech

Focusing Our Energy

17 Dead In One Month

Can't You Just Give Me a Warning?

The Patriotic Cop

Proper Off-Duty Equipment

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How We Learn To Lie For Each Other

The Rewards of Leaving Home

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The Technology Craps Shoot

Cop Arrogance - The Flip Slide

Will You Be On The Top or Bottom?

Useless Training

Loyalty and Love