Recently, POLICE asked some of the leading producers of law enforcement tools and solutions to tell us about their latest products and what they are developing for 2021. This special report is a collection of their responses.
In the POLICE Special Report: Drug Enforcement, Protection & Testing, read about how to accurately test narcotics in the field, the legal justification for using K-9s in drug enforcement, and the policing of illegal marijuana grows in states where it is legal to sell and cultivate marijuana under license.
Know the symptoms of COVID-19 and how to prevent the spread of the disease on duty.
In the POLICE Special Report: Fleet Management & Upfitting, read about How to Get the Most Out of Your Telematics Solution, Building a New Fleet Facility, Testing the Latest Police Patrol Vehicles, Making the Case for Fleet Software, Justifying the Purchase of Armored Vehicles, and How Inmate Labor Can Benefit Fleet Shops.
Here you’ll find a collection of the best articles published in the pages of POLICE and on PoliceMag.com in 2019. We think you’ll find they’re worth revisiting.
The key to providing the best protection to the public is by implementing the proper equipment. With first-responder networks, agencies are able to successfully communicate during emergencies. Here are the best practices to consider when implementing a first-responder network for your agency.
In POLICE Magazine’s Special Report: Software & Mobile Apps, read about How the Newest Software is Increasing Officer Efficiency, Helps Detectives Close Cases, and Enhances Officer Safety; Cloud-Based Policy and Training Management Tools; The Next Generation of Law Enforcement Software; and Putting Telematics to Work for Departments.
In POLICE Magazine’s Special Report: Ballistic Protection, read about Maintaining Concealable Body Armor, Adding Ballistic Armor to Patrol Vehicles, 10 Things You Need to Know About Ballistic Helmets, Defensive Measures on Campus, What You Should Know About Hard Armor, and the Future of Armor.
In POLICE Magazine’s Special Report: Critical Incident Response, read about Working with the Media After a Critical Incident, the Evolution of Critical Incident Communications, Bomb Threats and Suspicious Packages, Preplanning Response to School Shootings, and PTSD in the Police K-9.
In POLICE Magazine’s Special Report: Upfitting & Fleet Management, learn about whether do to Upfitting In-House or Outsource, Bringing Maintenance In House, 10 CHP's Vehicle Assembly Line, Telematics for Law Enforcement, and Hybrids Ready for Patrol.
In POLICE Magazine’s Special Report: Keeping Schools Safe, learn about building police-school relationships, how readers would make schools safer, why you have to go in, crowd control, tactical medical response, and staging a school shooting response drill.
Steve Albrecht discusses the tactical concept known as Contact and Cover, on which he wrote a book about in 1992, and whether or not the police tactic should be considered done with.