New National Standards?

New National Standards?

As I learned early on in my supervisory career from my boss Dane Cuny: “Remember there are always unintended consequences to any decision. So think them through before you make ‘em.” From Washington Post the other day: “Legislation set to be introduced to Congress on Thursday would ...
How to Bust Embezzlers

How to Bust Embezzlers

Last time around, we talked about how to organize financial data for an investigation. Let’s take those techniques and apply them to a specific type of investigation: embezzlement. Embezzlement: How It Works For our purposes, we are going to refer to embezzlement as a financial ...
‘Strong but Wrong’ Training

‘Strong but Wrong’ Training

In a provocative, in-depth interview newly posted online, Insp. Chris Butler, one of North America's leading use-of-force experts, minces no words in assessing present shortcomings of police training. "Currently," he asserts, "many agencies have training paradigms that are directly ...