July 11, 2014
Officer.com and the Commonwealth Criminal Justice Academy present the top stories from this week.
July 10, 2014
Daily incidents can be enough to make law enforcement officers nervous, saddened or jaded.
June 30, 2014
One member of the Madison Police Department's recently graduated class of officers isn't old enough to legally buy a six-pack of beer. Another is older than the city's chief of police.
June 27, 2014
Seven L.E. officers were killed responding to traffic stops or pursuits in 2013, down from 16 in 2012.
L.E. officers encounter various noises that can affect their ability to hear later in their careers.
June 25, 2014
Tampa officers were taught about the role of police during one of the 20th century's darkest periods.
June 17, 2014
National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA)
The National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA) is pleased to announce the scholarship recipients of the 2014 "James Torkar Educational Scholarship."
June 16, 2014
Penn State World Campus
The course, titled "Presumed Innocent? The Social Science of Wrongful Convictions," will open to thousands of students for free on the Coursera platform in late June and will also be offered for Penn State credit at a reduced tuition rate beginning July...
15 Tips for Close Quarter Shooting
If there were only a few simple exercises I had to do, I would probably do them. So what three should I be doing?
One of the crooks that he shot it out with in Oklahoma City, just before he died from his wounds, looked up at Bryce and said, "I can't believe I was killed by a jelly bean like you." At the time jelly bean was a somewhat derogatory term for a fancy...
No caliber or bullet is certain to incapacitate anyone unless specific areas of the central nervous system are hit.
May 23, 2014
Corrections Officer Chad Charles suffered a fatal heart attack Wednesday while participating in training.
May 22, 2014
PublicEngines Webinar Covers How to Share Crime Data Due to High Interest in Interjurisdictional Data Sharing