Command Q&A Podcast: Small Agency Budget, Management Challenges

April 15, 2023
In the latest episode of OFFICER Magazine's new podcast, Petersburg, Virginia, Sheriff Vanessa Crawford discusses the budget and management challenges small law enforcement agencies face.

OFFICER Magazine has debuted another law enforcement podcast for readers to check out.

The new Command Q&A podcast features a one-on-one interview with police leaders around the country. These interviews with OFFICER's editorial staff will focus on a range of topics, getting the views of chiefs, sheriffs, assistant chiefs and other leadership team members from a variety of agencies.

Listen to new episodes and get onboard with the podcast. Episodes are available on Podbean, along with OFFICER Magazine's Officer Roll Call, Undercover Dad and The Lineup podcasts (see below).

Episode 2

Petersburg, Virginia, Sheriff Vanessa Crawford spoke to OFFICER Magazine Editor Paul Peluso about budget and management challenges faced by small law enforcement agencies.

Episode 1

Assistant Chief Armando Aguilar, who heads the Miami Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division, spoke to OFFICER Magazine Editor Paul Peluso about the steps law enforcement agencies must take when implementing new technology such as facial recognition.

OFFICER Magazine Podcasts

Along with Command Q&A, OFFICER Magazine also has two other podcasts available:

  • Officer Roll Call: Our flagship podcast covers a vast range of subjects in the law enforcement community, from news to equipment to policy topics and more.
  • Undercover Dad: Assistant Editor Joe Vince talks with his dad about his time an ATF agent working undercover in Detroit and Flint in the 1970s.
  • The Lineup: A weekly look at the most intriguing law enforcement and policing headlines.

How to Listen

OFFICER Magazine's podcasts are available through the following outlets:

Check back here as more episodes are available.

About the Author

Joe Vince

Joining Endeavor Business Media in 2018, Joe has worked on the company's city services publications. He began working at as the assistant editor. Before starting at Endeavor, Joe had worked for a variety of print and online news outlets, including the Indianapolis Star, the South Bend Tribune, Reddit and

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