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Survive Encounters with EDPs  

October 1, 2002

By Gerald W. Garner

Emotionally disturbed persons, or EDPs, present a major challenge to the law enforcement officer sent to deal with their sometimes bizarre and frequently unpredictable behavior.

Swimming the Witch  

October 1, 2002

By David Griffith

Police officers swept up in a high-profile case involving accusations of racism and excessive force probably sympathize with those poor swimming witches. Except their trial is not by water, it's by media.

On the Cutting Edge  

October 1, 2002

By David Griffith

No department would dare let said officer hit the street without training and instruction in policies governing the use of a pistol. Many PDs even have policies regarding the use of flashlights. But in most departments an edged weapon/cutting tool clipped to the pocket of the officer's duty pants flies under the radar.

Defense Dollars  

October 1, 2002

By Lois Pilant

Most cities and counties have increased police and fire funding since 9-11, but in many cases, budget bumps can barely meet newly established needs.

Jumping into the Fire  

October 1, 2002

By Dave Douglas

At Columbine, the officers, deputies, firefighters, and emergency medical personnel did an incredible job in their response to an unbelievably bad situation. But through no fault of their own, the tactics they were trained to use were not suited to the nature of the incident.

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What's in a Boot?  

October 1, 2002

By Melanie Basich

You probably know what you like, but you probably also see something new each time you browse your local uniform store, looking to replace your boots. Companies continue to come up with newer and better technologies every year.

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Behind the Walls  

October 1, 2002

By Craig Meissner

From Honolulu to New York City, prisoner incidents and uprisings have become all too common. Luckily, corrections officers are equipped better than ever to deal with such incidents.

Fools Rush In  

September 1, 2002

By POLICE Staff

Then you see them, casualties. Many of them, grotesquely motionless, obscured by the low hanging mist.

One Man, One Bomb  

September 1, 2002

By Dean Scoville

"The threat of suicide bombers in the U.S. is not an 'if' but a 'when,'" read a recent alert to law enforcement that was sent by the California Department of Justice.

Officer Not All There  

September 1, 2002

By Jim McDevitt

"If anything happens tonight and we have to do any shooting, you have to do all of it," Hero said in a most relaxed manner.

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