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<p>Photo of SWAT Tac gloves: StrongSuit</p>

Police Product Test: StrongSuit Tactical Gloves  

January 30, 2015

By A.J. George

Founded in 2009, StrongSuit is a relatively new glove company. Gloves are all they make and they take great pride in their simple yet successful business model.

<p>Photo: Amaury Murgado</p>

Missing 4-Year-old Boy  

January 30, 2015

By Amaury Murgado

It's 03:50 in the morning when dispatch advises you to respond to a remotely located residence in reference to a missing 4-year-old boy. The mother had gotten up to go to the bathroom and noticed her son was not in his room and the front door was unlocked and open. She immediately called the police.

<p>Photo: Crossmatch</p>

Mobile Print ID  

January 30, 2015

By Frank Fernandez

Though mobile fingerprint technology has been in use in law enforcement for nearly a decade, continued enhancements are making the technology viable for agencies of all sizes.

Take LE Critics to the "Funhouse"  

January 30, 2015

By Jon Adler

Al Sharpton, Bill Clinton, and other self-righteous police critics need to spend some quality time in force-on-force scenario training. I call that training the "funhouse." And I use the term ironically because it teaches you that being an officer in high stress situations is anything but fun.

<p>Photo: Kory Flowers</p>

Understanding the Black Bloc  

January 30, 2015

By Kory Flowers

While law enforcement typically recognizes anarchists by their trademark all-black clothing and mob stratagem, police are often otherwise unfamiliar with this criminal subculture. In order for law enforcement officers to effectively strategize for, safely interact with, and competently prosecute anarchists, a more in-depth examination is needed.

<p>Photo: Mark W. Clark</p>

Legal Issues With Body Cams  

January 26, 2015

By Devallis Rutledge

Recent events have accelerated law enforcement's timetable for adopting wearable audio-video recording devices. But using this technology has legal ramifications that have to be understood by criminal justice stakeholders.

<p>Hornady&#39;s Critical Duty .357 Magnum</p>

SHOT Show 2015 Sneak Preview  

January 16, 2015

By David Griffith

Each January the leading manufacturers of firearms, gear, equipment, and apparel debut many of their new products at the Shooting Hunting and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show. Here's a quick preview.

<p>Illustration: Sequoia Blankenship</p>

The One with the Effective Toys Wins  

January 13, 2015

By Dave Smith

If some gizmo looks cool, but replaces nothing on your belt and yet requires you to change the way you do your job, you need to think twice, or three times, before acquiring it.

Shots Fired: Westbrook, Connecticut 04-08-2013  

January 13, 2015

By David Griffith

The Impala's driver side window shattered. Bullets slammed into the car's cockpit. And Det. Wisner felt a searing pain in his left shoulder. There would be no foot pursuit.

<p>Photo courtesy of Salem (Ore.) PD</p>

Stopping the Cycle of Domestic Violence  

December 31, 2014

By Melanie Basich

Law enforcement agencies are making strides in providing domestic violence victims with assistance and aiding in prosecutions by changing the ways they handle these cases, initially and throughout the criminal justice process.

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