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Perishable Skills, Perishable People

Perishable Skills, Perishable People

One of our readers, a patrol sergeant, told of a training range incident in...

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The File Wars

The File Wars

Organizing Overwhelming Paper Piles When I was a young detective in ’72, I...

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The Split Sheet

The Split Sheet

Simply put, a split sheet is a sheet of paper with a line down the center,...

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On Your Own Dime

On Your Own Dime

Filling In The Training Gap Ask any group of LE trainers if their officers get...

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Not If, But When

Not If, But When

Will you be ready? On Aug. 27, 2011, Hurricane Irene made landfall over North...

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The Noble Sundae

The Noble Sundae

A Taste Now And Then Is A Healthy Thing Police work ain’t exactly ice cream,...

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A Case For Professional Sergeants

A Case For Professional Sergeants

Two messages from polar opposites, both focused on three stripes: The first, a...

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Looking Versus Seeing

Looking Versus Seeing

The Art Of Perception You’d never tag Amy Herman as a law enforcement...

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The Better Part Of Valor:

Knowing When NOT To Jump Last November, Riverside, Calif. PD officer Ryan...

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Off Duty = Off Balance?

Off Duty = Off Balance?

Duty, Danger And Dunkin’ Donuts: All Open 24/7! This column was...