Do I Have a Problem?

Do I Have a Problem?

Would you know if you had a substance use problem? If a co-worker had a drinking problem, what would you say? Would you know how to ask for assistance or where to get it? Questions like these all too-often go unanswered as a result of either lack of support, resources, punitive ...
4 Tips for Fighting Suicide

4 Tips for Fighting Suicide

As a law enforcement officer you must wear many different hats. At different times these extraordinary men and women have to juggle between being a first responder, protector, social worker, crisis intervener, family counselor, youth mentor, and peacemaker just to name a few of the ...
The Calibre Report: Body Cam vs. Dash Cam

The Calibre Report: Body Cam vs. Dash Cam

From The Calibre Report published by Calibre Press. To subscribe, please e-mail: editor@calibrepress.com Civilians tend to judge an officer’s actions more leniently when they see a body cam recording of an incident than when they watch the same event on dash cam footage, according ...
Future So Bright

Future So Bright

Did you know your EYES can get sunburned? Just thinking about it makes me squint. During the summer we put a lot of emphasis on protecting our skin from UV rays. But we do a much worse job of protecting our eyes. In a survey of more than 10,000 adults, the Vision Council found ...
Do You Really Want the Truth?

Do You Really Want the Truth?

Sometimes people are okay with believing a “lie.” Sometimes, just going with the lie is just easier than facing the “truth.” The lie comes in many forms: white lies, broken promises, fabrication, the bald-faced, exaggeration, deception, plagiarism, and compulsive lying (McAllister). ...