FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

 
 
 

Hide and Chic Purse Holster - DeSantis
This women's concealer offers an ingenious hidden handgun compartment that is...

Featured Articles
<p>Photo courtesy of Team Wendy</p>

Police Product Test: Team Wendy Bump Helmet  

A good helmet is an essential piece of kit for any tactical operator. The helmets of today are lighter, stronger, provide better protection, are customizable, and are comfortable. Team Wendy's Exfil LTP Tactical Bump Helmet fits all of these criteria.

The New Guard  

Capt. Rhonda Lawson, president of the National Association of Women Law Enforcement Executives (NAWLEE), became the first female field captain in the Texas Highway Patrol's history. In her experience, many officers resent competition with minorities for desired positions.

<p>Photo: iStockphoto.com</p>

Reserve Officers: For Love of the Job  

At minimum, an LASD reserve officer's service will include logging 20 hours a month regardless of obligations posed by the reserve's regular job and family responsibilities. He may find himself working his own patrol car, standing guard in the cold along a parade route, or handling that "change of shift" report nobody else wanted.

<p>Orange County (Calif.) Sheriff&#39;s Dep. Richard Olszynski was featured in October 2010. Photo: POLICE file</p>

Shots Fired #100: Anywhere, USA  

For our 100th "Shots Fired" article, I'm going to step outside the normal formula of our concept and talk about some things I've learned and some heroic officers I've had the honor of interviewing.

<p>Horace Small&#39;s Generation Stretch line of uniforms incorporate lycra to provide the wearer with more comfort in the hot weather.</p>

Warm Weather Wear  

With increased heat in the summer months, law enforcement uniform manufacturers are creating products specifically for the season or adjusting their current products to be used universally.

News

Border Patrol Recruitment Push Seeks Women

The Border Patrol is hiring, and women are especially encouraged to apply.

Video: Memphis Officer Suspended Over Rap Video

A Memphis police officer was placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation into a rap video in which the officer allegedly appears alongside suspected members of a local gang.

Female NYPD Officers Face Discipline Over Selfies in Uniform

Some female police officers may be in trouble for posting come-hither photos of themselves on social media along with photos in uniform, which violates NYPD policy.

Blog

In Women in Law Enforcement Blog

Not Afraid to Be a Woman

Being feminine is often seen as a hindrance as opposed to an attribute when garnering respect from male coworkers because they...

Tips for Joining Investigative Units

Investigative units in law enforcement seem to be more welcoming to females than the more male-dominated units. This could be...

How To Deal With Pregnancy In Law Enforcement

Being a female in law enforcement has its challenges. Being a pregnant female in law enforcement is its own unique animal. I'm...

   
Photo Galleries
<p><a href=&quot;http://www.policemag.com/freeinfo/15335&quot; target=&quot;_blank&quot;>5.11 Tactical&#39;s</a> Trinity Polo for women features a buttonless placket and decorative stitching in addition to a moisture-wicking finish for comfort in warm weather.</p>
Polo Shirts 2014
For training and details that don't call for a traditional...
<p><a href=&quot;http://www.policemag.com/freeinfo/21330&quot; target=&quot;_blank&quot;>5.11 Tactical&#39;s</a> sleeveless women&#39;s holster shirt is a female-specific concealed carry option. The shirt features a mesh shoulder yoke to distribute weight evenly. Highly durable fabric pockets under each arm provide plenty of space for a compact handgun, extra magazines or speedloaders, and firearm accessories. An outer mesh layer prevents printing and an inner neoprene layer adds a layer of comfort while carrying your firearm. The shirt also features moisture-wicking fabrics to keep you dry and comfortable. Available in black and white and in sizes S-XL.</p>
Women's Base Layers
Undergarments that fit your body provide comfortable...
<p>Arsenal Firearms&#39;&nbsp;<span>AF2011-A1 double-barrel 1911 pistol turned plenty of heads.</span></p>
SHOT Show 2013 In Pictures
SHOT Show 2013 plenty of new duty gear with a backdrop of...
 
Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine