The Police Alphabet | A Critical Part Of Law Enforcement Communications

The Police Alphabet | A Critical Part Of Law Enforcement Communications

With the police alphabet a critical part of law enforcement communications, it’s crucial to understand and appreciate just how important this phonetic alphabet is in helping police officers respond to calls, save lives, and have better communications between their teams. Police officers have their own unique 10-codes and alphabet letters, which are slightly different than the standard … Read more

Problem solving using the scanning, analysis, response, and assessment (SARA) model.

SARA Model

When it comes to good police work, perhaps no skill is more imperative than problem resolution. As a police officer, much of the work consists of solving conflicts between people, friends, family, acquaintances, businesses, and more. There are various ways to “problem solve,” but one of the most effective is by using the SARA model.  … Read more

Law Enforcement Officer Resilience for Professional and Personal Challenges

Law Enforcement Officer Resilience

Police and other law enforcement professionals face unique challenges on a daily basis. Quick thinking and problem-solving are skills that develop over time. While most days are uneventful, traumatic incidents can occur at any time. Seemingly peaceful situations can escalate into traumatic events in a matter of seconds. Once the situation is over, it will … Read more

Winning The War Against Law Enforcement Suicide

Winning The War Against Law Enforcement Suicide

In the United States, the rate of suicide among police officers is alarming. In 2019, 238 law enforcement officers committed suicide, leaving their families and communities to mourn them. These numbers represent police suicides from across the country. The problem isn’t just confined to major cities like New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Dallas. … Read more

Building Authentic Trust As A Law Enforcement Officer

Law enforcement agencies across the United States are continually working to rebuild the relationships they have with the communities they serve. Incidents of police brutality etc. have taken control of how the public perceives law enforcement officers and how they perform their duties. While there are still many issues and concerns to overcome, police and … Read more

What is Fentanyl?

What is Fentanyl?

According to the Centers for Disease Control, in 2019,  more than 36,000 people died from overdose deaths involving synthetic opioids such as Fentanyl. Education is critical in informing the public about the addictive dangers of this drug, and to help fight back against the current opioid epidemic. What is Fentanyl? Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that … Read more