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How to Handle Stress On Duty  

May 1, 2015

By Amaury Murgado

Stress is a part of the job. But there are actions you can take to mitigate its effects that don't include the usual advice from doctors and fitness magazines.

The Secret Service: The Media's Punching Bag  

April 29, 2015

By Jon Adler

Special agents are real people exposed to real risks; they suffer real pain and bleed real blood.

<p>Photo: Project Lifesaver International</p>

Safeguarding the Most Vulnerable  

April 28, 2015

By Gene Saunders

At-risk individuals enrolled in Project Lifesaver wear a small personal transmitter around the wrist or ankle that emits an individualized tracking signal. Responders tune into the individualized frequency of the client's transmitter, listening for a signal that can help them locate the client.

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Police Product Test: Oakley SI Light Assault Boots  

April 28, 2015

By A.J. George

Available in black, desert tan, and coyote, Oakley's new Light Assault Boots are a great option for anyone looking for an incredibly light and comfortable tactical duty boot.

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Police Product Test: Casio G-Shock Military Black Watches  

April 28, 2015

By A.J. George

As with any G-Shock, durability is the name of the game. The Military Black line features excellent shock- and magnetic resistance, as well as being water tight up to 200 meters. Additionally, you get a chronograph, countdown timer, calendar, world time, and alarm; all nicely lit by a red LED. Basically everything you need and nothing you don't.

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Warrant Arrest Runner  

April 28, 2015

By Amaury Murgado

You're asked to help arrest a known felon with an active warrant for burglary. Since the suspect is a known runner you have to consider how to limit his mobility, among other things, as you begin your planning.

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Search Warrant Basics  

April 28, 2015

By Devallis Rutledge

There are good reasons why officers need to become more comfortable with writing search warrant applications, and to delay non-emergency searches until warrants can be obtained.

<p>Photo: Utility</p>

More Than a Body Cam  

April 28, 2015

By Ryan Mason

Departments choosing a body camera must determine what system best fits their needs and their budgets. One of the contenders in the police body camera market is Utility.

Where's the Apology?  

April 17, 2015

By David Griffith

So…Where is the apology from all the people who smeared Wilson? I mean when you spend seven months accusing a peace officer of being a racist, murdering cop who shot an 18-year-old "boy" in cold blood while that "child" tried to surrender and then you find out he was actually an honorable officer of the law defending his person against a vicious attack by a huge, powerful, and enraged man, well maybe you owe that officer a "Hey, bro, my bad."

<p>Illustration: Sequoia Blankenship</p>

Magic Lessons  

April 10, 2015

By Dave Smith

Magicians use humor and empathy to lower your guard, so keep yours up and don't relax just because the subject you are dealing with seems "nice." Rather, you should be the one to use humor and empathy to lower the guard of the people you're dealing with: suspects, witnesses, and internal affairs alike.

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