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Cost-Effective Drone Solutions Can Help Police Save Lives  

September 1, 2018

Sponsored by AEE

By Mike Kahn/ AEE Chief Marketing Officer

As drone-powered missions continue to have significant impact on the positive outcomes of law enforcement situations, users shouldn’t have to choose a $1,500 consumer drone because of a fear of flying a product which is priced 20 times higher. 

Heavy documentation calls for better police reporting technology  

August 14, 2018

Sponsored by NUANCE Communications

Time officers spend on incident reporting is removing them from other high value-tasks.

The Value of Continuing Education in Criminal Justice  

August 1, 2018

Sponsored by Columbia Southern University

Today, more employers are requiring certificates for certain positions. For employees, certification offers a competitive edge and heightens career advancement opportunities.

<p>The 9-inch lace-up Sage A3 boots&nbsp;fit true to size, and may require a good break-in time. (Photo: OD:30)</p>

Police Product Test: OD:30 Sage A3 Composite Toe Combat Boot  

September 4, 2018

By A.J. George

These OD:30 boots meet American Military Standards and right out of the box I could tell these were built to last. They aren't heavy but they're definitely sturdy and the fit and finish is impeccable.

<p>Dave Smith (Image: Sequoia Blankenship)</p>

Lessons Learned  

September 4, 2018

By Dave Smith

First and foremost, the recordings reveal that force is ugly. It is not the "one punch, hero wins, bad guy goes down," movie action the public has been conditioned to expect. 

<p>Jon Adler,&nbsp;President of the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association Foundation</p>

Eyes in the Sky  

September 4, 2018

By Jon Adler

The bad guys are exploiting piloted aerial video for criminal purposes at an unrestricted pace, undeterred by laws, costs, or public perception. Law enforcement must put on its cape with the big "S" and prevail in this video star wars.

<p>The new&nbsp;&frac14;-zip combat shirt is made of a breathable cotton&nbsp;blend and Cordura nylon. (Photo: Tru-Spec)</p>

Police Product Test: Tru-Spec T.R.U. 1/4 Zip Combat Shirt  

September 4, 2018

By A.J. George

Unlike the traditional cotton T-shirt feel of traditional combat shirts, this one feels more like a sports performance fabric common to compression workout clothing.

<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>When searching vehicles, always wear proper gloves to protect yourself from fentanyl exposure.&nbsp; (Photo courtesy Police File)</p>

How to Protect Against Fentanyl Exposure  

August 30, 2018

By Melanie Basich

It's important to know what to look for if you suspect contact with fentanyl. Symptoms of opioid overdose include very small "pinpoint" pupils, slow heartbeat or low blood pressure, and being unresponsive.

<p>5.11&#39;s Flex-Tac Poly/Wool Class A uniform has a classic look but uses advanced technology. (Photo courtesy&nbsp;5.11 Tactical)</p>

The New Classic  

August 30, 2018

By Melanie Basich

5.11 Tactical's new Flex-Tac Poly/Wool Class A uniform is made with Australian Merino wool and mechanical stretch for great comfort, fit, and easy maintenance with a polished appearance.

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