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<p>Many public safety officials still rely on LMR networks for mission critical voice features.(Photo: Franklin Rau)</p>

The Future of Police Radio  

September 4, 2018

By Adam Stone

Why is LMR still front and center, with broadband LTE just around the corner? A number of factors help to explain it. Some have to do with the nature of police operations, while others reflect realities around such issues as cost and infrastructure.

<p class=&quot;&quot;BODYCOPYnoindentBODYCOPY&quot;&quot;>For many law enforcement agencies, body cameras have improved evidence capture and strengthened officer response. (Photo: Leonard Ortiz/The Orange County Register via ZUMA Wire)</p>

Exclusive Police Survey: Body Cameras  

September 4, 2018

By David Griffith

Body cameras have become so important in contemporary law enforcement in a very short time that of the readers who responded that they are using them, 81% said they were required to use them by their agency. That puts these devices in the same category as uniforms and radios and duty guns.

<p>The primary purpose of interview and interrogation is to&nbsp;secure the suspect&#39;s narrative about their alleged role in the offense. (Photo: Getty Images)</p>

Handling Suspects’ Claims of Insanity During Interrogation  

September 4, 2018

By Steven E. Pitt

Using the mnemonic "INSANITY," PNCLIS (pronounced "Pin-clis") incorporates eight essential elements to assist law enforcement with collecting and documenting information about a suspect's thought processes at and around the time of an offense.

<p>Training needs to prepare you for the infrequent but high-danger stresses of patrol, as well as the frequent lower danger activities. (Photo: Getty Images)</p>

The Patrol Athlete  

September 4, 2018

By P. Whitney Richtmyer and Will Brink

If you work patrol, you'll benefit from an exercise regimen focused on functional strength training specific to your daily duties.

<p>Veteran LEOs tend to wear Hawaiian shirts or sometimes bowling shirts. (Photo: Getty Images)</p>

The Old Guy League  

September 4, 2018

By William Harvey

This old guy league is a collection of distinguished and often colorful characters; take time to get to know a few. It is very important for the older generations to pass on the institutional knowledge and share the hard lessons learned for this profession to progress.

<p>Mid-level police officers play a pivotal role in balancing the demands of task-oriented and empowering leadership. (Photo: Getty Images)</p>

How Police Leaders Can Get the Best Work from Their Officers  

September 4, 2018

By Russell Hassan,Jongsoo Park,Jos C.N. Raadschelders

Research suggests that empowerment is an important vehicle for improving service delivery and performance.

<p>Ford says the 2020 Police Interceptor Utility hybrid is more powerful and more economical than the current gasoline-only models. (Photo: Ford Motor Company)</p>

2020 Ford Police Interceptor Utility with Hybrid Powertrain  

September 4, 2018

By David Griffith

Ford says that with its fuel savings and reduced cost of maintenance the 2020 PI Utility hybrid will pay back the additional cost of the hybrid powertrain in two years.

<p>Law enforcement agencies are deploying mobile devices to ensure that officers are equipped with the most up-to-date information.&nbsp;(Photo: Panasonic)</p>

Tech on the Go  

September 4, 2018

By Alex Nollmann

Using a combination of mobile hardware and law enforcement software, along with newer resources like FirstNet, officers can do their jobs safely and more efficiently.

<p>The 2019 Dodge Durango Pursuit features&nbsp; a new front end design that helps cool the brakes during intense driving. (Photo: Dodge)</p>

2018 Dodge Durango Pursuit  

August 31, 2018

By David Griffith

One big change between the 2018 Durango Pursuit and the 2019 models is that buyers now have a choice of engines. The 2018 was released with one engine, the 5.7-liter V-8 HEMI. The 2019 is available with the HEMI or with a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6.

<p>Axon Fleet 2 (Photo: Axon)</p>

Mobile Technology 2018  

August 31, 2018

By Melanie Basich

Use these high-tech tools to enhance your capabilities on duty when rolling in your mobile office.

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