Cops Are Dressing Down. Is That OK?

Cops Are Dressing Down. Is That OK?

Officers nationwide weigh in… In his recent article, “Is your uniform putting you at risk?” Calibre columnist Dave Grossi shared concerns about a trend of moving away from “traditional” uniforms in favor of more relaxed versions. Officers from across the country quickly responded ...
How to Stay Awake on Duty, Then Get Some Sleep

How to Stay Awake on Duty, Then Get Some Sleep

As we mentioned in our earlier article, These Can Kill Cops, lack of sleep and reduced alertness can pose a serious threat to you. One of the usual suspects that contribute to cop drowsiness are shift changes. They’re inevitable, challenging and can, if not appropriately handled, be ...
These Can Kill Cops

These Can Kill Cops

1. Lack of focus. If you fail to stay alert and keep your mind on the job while on patrol or you carry distracting “home” issues with you into the field you’re more susceptible to making errors. Potentially fatal ones. Keep your head in the game. 2. Tombstone courage. Danger is ...
Police Quotes & Points to Ponder

Police Quotes & Points to Ponder

At the end of this week, we thought we would share a few quotes and random thoughts you might enjoy. Feel free to share or even post in your roll call room. From the book, The Heroes Who Give It All “The public can choose when they take a call, but when you’re a cop you gotta ...