General Topics

  • Couples in Conflict

    Conflict in relationships is unavoidable but failed relationships are not. Follow three basic - but often forgotten - rules to fight by.

    Article • March 2nd, 2011

  • On Preparation

    How to be ready internally and externally for whatever the reality of life throws your way.

    Article • February 28th, 2011

  • Promoted and Transferred

    Two sets of orders on the same day? What gives here?

    Article • February 23rd, 2011

  • Legendary Lawman WJ McDonald

    Like so many famous lawmen, McDonald didn't have a spotless past, but he had an exceptional service record.

    Article • February 23rd, 2011

  • Baby, It's Cold Outside

    Can you catch a cold by being out in the cold?

    Article • February 7th, 2011

  • How to Fail as a Supervisor

    A young sergeant will want to ride every call, make every decision and literally be the cover officer to every situation. Some feel it is to control their squad or direct them.

    Article • January 31st, 2011

  • More on Ned Christie

    Apparently a few of you readers are true students of old west history because you mentioned that Ned was wrongly accused of his crimes and subsequently killed for no reason. So let me clear up this chapter of old west lore.

    Article • January 31st, 2011

  • Avoiding The Dog Response

    We spend an inordinate amount of time training officers to act tactically, but maybe we need to go a step further and assign an officer to the role of safety officer.

    Article • January 27th, 2011

  • Money Making Money

    Websites are promoting Iraqi dinars as an easy way to make money; is it a sure thing or a sure bust?

    Article • January 24th, 2011

  • Never Too Buff

    The quest for the ideal lean and mean body can lead to an obsession/preoccupation that is disabling, dangerous and deadly.

    Article • January 12th, 2011

  • Married to a Cop

    I've never heard of a trash collector's wife listening as her stone-faced husband tells the story of pulling a 4 year old out of the mud after being run over by her father's tractor, her mother standing wailing beside him. A trash collector's wife does...

    Article • January 11th, 2011

  • A New You in The New Year

    What are your chances of making a change?

    Article • January 3rd, 2011

  • Protecting Your Wallet

    With lean times ahead, it’s important to have a game-plan for your finances.

    Article • December 27th, 2010

  • The Brotherhood of Law Enforcement

    Those are my brothers they are talking about. The ones who work hard with me, and make me laugh, and watch my back, and save my butt day after day.

    Article • December 17th, 2010

  • The Gift

    December can be the most stressful month of the year. Remember what matters!

    Article • December 6th, 2010

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