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The Generic Report  

July 1, 2002

By George Eliseo

It got to the point where I had memorized a short speech in which I slowly explained to the confused citizen that the police officer's job was basically finding someone to arrest, arresting them, and then taking them to jail.

The Right to Bear Arms  

July 1, 2002

By Joseph P. DeBergalis

As I boarded a flight home from meeting with members of Congress, security was tight and new alerts were announced. I considered again that despite 15 years on the job and being in the virtual ground zero for new terrorist threats, I was unarmed, unable to respond to a threat because out-of-town officers are not trusted to carry guns in the nation's capital.

In Hot Pursuit  

July 1, 2002

By Steven D. Blades

While police pursuits are a necessary part of police work and should not be banned, officers should be aware of the potential danger and terminate pursuits when the risk of injury outweighs the benefit of catching the suspect.

Your Choices  

June 2, 2002

By Greg Meyer

What accounts for the difference between the high producers and the lower ones? Simple. The high producers have made different choices than the others.

Hardened Systems  

June 1, 2002

By Frank Leiter

Mobile computing technology is changing the way law enforcement officers approach their jobs. It has freed them from in-house report writing and the tedious business of conveying messages through a dispatcher. It puts state and national databases at their fingertips, thereby decreasing wait time for critical information from 15 minutes to as little as 10 seconds. And it has increased officer productivity by as much as 50 percent.

Not Your Average Off-Duty Arrest  

June 1, 2002

By Commander Gilmore

Out of the trees came a charging, trumpeting bull elephant, apparently intent on stomping not only the ball, but all the players, too.

Special Handling  

June 1, 2002

By Dave Douglas

Those last four words, "evaluate a suspicious package," always make those little cop hairs on the back of your neck stand straight out like the quills on a porcupine being chased by a hungry dog.

Going Tactical  

June 1, 2002

By Dave Spaulding

The biggest problem is recognizing true cover and what isn't. There is a distinct difference between cover and concealment.

Have Gun--Will Travel  

June 1, 2002

By Marilyn Stone

Today's law enforcement personnel have many choices beyond leather, and much more to carry than just a pistol.

Gangs? Not In My Town  

June 1, 2002

By Al Valdez

Gangs exist everywhere in this country. Although we might like to think we are immune, no community should give in to this belief.

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