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<p>APB360 software lets officers input and track training and inventory information electronically. (Photo: APB360)</p>

APB360: The Training Tracker  

December 4, 2017

By David Griffith

APB360's software is a versatile tool that can save agencies time and money by maintaining training records and inventory in one database.

The Leadership Style Myth  

December 4, 2017

By Amaury Murgado

It's not about pitting one style against another, but using a style that will work best in each situation.

<p>Illustration: Sequoia Blankenship</p>

The Toy  

November 6, 2017

By Dave Smith

Play is one of the essential elements of a healthy life, so make time for it.

Combating Fake Charities  

November 6, 2017

By Jon Adler

Scammers come out of the woodwork after disasters, and it's our job to stop them.

<p>Using a modified power lock from the ground, completing the move pulls the attacker down to the ground as well.&nbsp;Photo: Dave Young</p>

Change Your Thinking About Gun Grabs  

November 3, 2017

By Dave Young

Do you have the training and gear to protect your duty weapon or are you just hopeful nothing will happen?

<p>According to the FDA, 400 milligrams per day &mdash; about the equivalent of three to five cups of coffee &mdash; is a safe amount of caffeine for an average, healthy adult. Some energy drinks, however, can go as high as 570 milligrams of caffeine in a single serving. Photo: Getty Images</p>

Drink Energy Drinks Responsibly  

November 3, 2017

By Anthony Settipani

If you're depending on highly caffeinated beverages to stay awake during your shifts, make sure you're aware of the effects and how much is too much.

<p>Photo: Getty Images</p>

Eight Keys to a Successful AED Program  

November 3, 2017

By Brandon Griffith

A properly trained officer with an automated external defibrillator can save a life, but only if an agency commits to fielding AEDs.

Two Management Keys for Small Unit Leadership  

November 2, 2017

By Amaury Murgado

Through surprise inspections and follow-up, supervisors can stay on top of things and accomplish their goals and objectives.

<p>David Griffith. Photo by Kelly Bracken&nbsp;</p>

In His Own Words  

November 2, 2017

By David Griffith

Slain Las Vegas officer Charleston Hartfield left a record of public service and a book of his thoughts on what it means to be a "public servant."

<p>You likely look up to seasoned veterans who have shown you the ropes. At least give retired officers the benefit of the doubt. Photo: Getty Images</p>

How About a Little Respect?  

October 17, 2017

By Steve Albrecht

To the young cops from the retired cops, we have more sage advice to impart than you realize.

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