Police Work Is Not a Game

Police Work Is Not a Game

To become a police officer you have to pass a written test. Once that’s done then there’s both physical agility and power tests. Next, a significant background investigation is conducted. Finally, a psychological examination, accompanied by a polygraph. Those are the steps that ...
9 Questions

9 Questions

Are you a law enforcement trainer and still trying to decide if you should attend the 2015 ILEETA International Training Conference and Expo April 20–25, 2015, at the Westin Chicago North Shore, Wheeling, Ill.? Here is a series of yes or no questions to help you decide: 1. Are you ...
VIDEO: Ariz. Officer Plows into Suspect

VIDEO: Ariz. Officer Plows into Suspect

Marana Police Chief Terry Rozema released dashcam videos of the Feb. 19 crash, in which Officer Michael Rapiejko, slammed suspect Mario Valencia, who police say fired a shot at officers. Valencia was suspected in a multi-incident crime spree, including stealing a rifle from a ...
Education & Training—Better Together!

Education & Training—Better Together!

You may be thinking that you want, or even need, to go back to school to earn the college degree that you never received. But you might also be feeling that you’re way too busy. Maybe the cost is concerning to you. All valid concerns. But commitment often requires sacrifice, and it’s ...
NYPD Detectives Save Suicidal Woman

NYPD Detectives Save Suicidal Woman

NYPD Detective Meghan Kinsella of the 108 Precinct had just completed conducting a home visit when she heard a 911 call of a suicidal female on the Kosciuszko Bridge come over the police radio. The 14-year veteran immediately decided to respond and assist. When she pulled up, just ...