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Past Web Polls

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After four Lakewood (Wash.) PD officers were killed in a coffeehouse, will you rethink eating in local establishments while in uniform?

Yes(26.4%)
 
No(55.4%)
 
I decided long ago to never eat in local places for safety reasons.(18.2%)
 

Does your agency have strict guidelines for when you can use a TASER or other ECD?

Yes(79.5%)
 
No(20.5%)
 

Are you making plans to buy a new vest to meet the new NIJ 06 standard?

Yes(30.6%)
 
No(69.4%)
 

A Philadelphia officer was recently pulled off street duty because of his cornrow hair style. Should agencies have a say in how officers wear their hair?

Yes(87.3%)
 
No(12.7%)
 

Has anyone ever attempted to grab your gun?

Yes(46.8%)
 
No(53.2%)
 

Have you ever realized later that you should have followed through on something that just didn't seem right, as in seemingly missed opportunities with the Jaycee Lee Dugard case?

Yes(87%)
 
No(13%)
 

Would you want retiring LAPD Chief William Bratton to head your department?

Yes(45.5%)
 
No(54.5%)
 

Obama's comments regarding the arrest of Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. have spurred controversy among police officers. Have you ever been accused of racial profiling?

Yes(63.2%)
 
No(36.8%)
 

ICE is reportedly restricting 287g, which allows specially trained local officers to investigate detainees' immigration status. Should local officers be involved in immigration enforcement?

Yes(79.7%)
 
No(20.3%)
 

Which of these is the dumbest police department policy?

Not shooting at cars(7.3%)
 
Over reliance on spike strips/stop sticks(2.1%)
 
No flashlight strikes(9.5%)
 
Not allowing backup guns on duty(55.5%)
 
Residency requirements(15.8%)
 
Financial disclosures(9.7%)
 

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