General Topics

  • Focus on Positive Learning Opportunities

    We are brothers and sisters in this profession and we're all trying to do a difficult, dangerous job. Spend a little less time looking to be offended and a little more time being positive.

    Article • November 18th, 2010

  • Facebook: Friend or Foe?

    Online missteps can cost you dearly, but following these few simple tips can keep you safe online and off.

    Article • November 3rd, 2010

  • Legendary Lawman Richard Griffith

    Griffith was assigned the rank of colonel and given command of the 12th Mississippi Infantry but by November he was promoted to Brigadier General and put in command of four full Mississippi regiments.

    Article • October 27th, 2010

  • Pig or Positive Role Model?

    Many children do not have the fortune of being surrounded by positive role models. Even those who have loving guardians can benefit from respectful, responsible adults in the community.

    Article • October 25th, 2010

  • How Ugly Is This?

    A closer look at a financial wreck that hits too close to home.

    Article • October 25th, 2010

  • Networking for Women in LE

    I know we're all busy and money is tight, but if you are serious about your career in police work, you truly need to broaden your horizons and get out there and network!

    Article • October 21st, 2010

  • Want. Hate. Love.

    When you come home from the streets, if you can walk in the door and into the warm presence of your life-partner, soul-mate and the person who sits back-to-back through life with you, nothing can be sweeter.

    Article • October 12th, 2010

  • Current Threats to Police Morale

    Low morale is a real problem, requiring real solutions. Will police managers be able to meet the challenge?

    Article • October 6th, 2010

  • Go With Your Gut

    Gut instincts actually originate as signals from the brain; they help us to make quick decisions.

    Article • October 4th, 2010

  • Converting Patrol Cars to Propane

    Gasoline usage is dropping in the day to day operation of Evans' fleet. His costs are way down, and even with an ease in fuel costs, Evans knows that this was the right decision.

    Article • September 30th, 2010

  • A Few Bucks Here

    Looking for deals, shopping smarter and using technology can all save you money to help make it through these tough economic times.

    Article • September 27th, 2010

  • Legendary Lawman John R. Hughes

    This month's Legendary Lawman comes to us from a plentiful source from our country's history, the Texas Rangers.

    Article • September 22nd, 2010

  • New Frontier in Failure to Train

    This month Val Van Brocklin continues to look at the long reach of Brady v. Md . Venture with her into the new litigation arena of failure to train officers in this complex area of law and all the attending consequences for departments and individual...

    Article • September 20th, 2010

  • Can You Spot A Lie?

    It's beneficial to know when the person you're questioning has decided to bolt.

    Article • September 6th, 2010

  • Legendary Lawman Pat Garrett

    Lawman Pat Garrett is famous for having killed Billy The Kid; an act some people doubt he ever committed.

    Article • August 26th, 2010

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