Results: 68 Items
May 9, 2023
Perspective: Mentoring New Officers
Agencies should consider implementing a formal mentorship program for new hires to help create a positive work environment and provide a path to personal and professional wellness.
February 9, 2023
Perspective: Registries for Persons Prone to Wandering
One police department has created voluntary registries for officers to use in assisting individuals who wander and their loved ones.
October 5, 2022
Perspective: Managing Leadership Burnout
A law enforcement leader shares his personal journey and offers tips on how to pursue wellness and rediscover passion and purpose.
July 7, 2022
Perspective: Benefits of a Youth Leadership Academy
A youth leadership academy can help with recruiting personnel and strengthening your agency’s relationship with the community.
May 5, 2022
A police chief encourages departments to participate in a program that allows officers to hand out vouchers instead of tickets for broken car lights.
December 7, 2021
Perspective: The Threat of Disinformation
Law enforcement agencies must take a proactive, collaborative approach to stem the threat of disinformation in today’s data-driven environment.
October 6, 2021
Perspective: Enhancing Your Agency’s Image During Challenging Times
In today’s difficult social and political environment, a dedicated social media presence can enhance your agency’s image and public perception.
August 10, 2021
Perspective: Blending Public and Private Law Enforcement
A hybrid police force can provide relief to agencies with staffing concerns.
May 6, 2021
Perspective: SWAT Team Activation—When, Why, and How
Any decision to use a SWAT team should be objective, documented, defensible, and ultimately reasonable.
April 8, 2021
Perspective: The Champion—A Positive Force Within the Community
Balancing their roles as warriors and guardians, champions seek to better serve their communities through deep, meaningful involvement.
March 11, 2021
Perspective: A Roadmap for Leadership
One leader shares valuable lessons learned along the way.
January 13, 2021
Perspective: Strengthening Relationships by Managing Biases
Implicit bias training can help bridge the gaps between police agencies and the diverse communities they serve.
December 8, 2020
Perspective: Loyalty, Oath of Office, and Public Trust
Officers must stay loyal to the solemn oath they take and virtuous in the service they provide to the community.
November 10, 2020
Perspective: College Police Bridge Gaps at the National Academy
College and university police departments have unique expertise and perspectives that can benefit other agencies.
October 13, 2020
Perspective: Winning the War Within—An Effective Approach
A retired lieutenant shares his life-changing experiences with Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy.
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