Bodycam + Analysis: Glendale (Ohio) Shoot

Bodycam + Analysis: Glendale (Ohio) Shoot

3 ½ minutes that will forever be on the mind of Glendale, Ohio, police officer Josh Hilling has just been released. That period of time when a man named Javier Aleman, armed with a knife, advanced towards Hilling and repeatedly begged the officer to “kill” him was captured on the ...
Financial Crime 101: The Excel Spreadsheet

Financial Crime 101: The Excel Spreadsheet

Police tend to fear math more than they fear violence. You know your buddies will jump in and help you if a suspect is stomping you by the side of the road, but not if a stack of bank statements is working you over at your desk. We tend to be cowards in the face of bookkeeping, and ...
Those Who Don’t Promote …

Those Who Don’t Promote …

Some of the best cops I know have never taken a promotional examination. These officers spend their careers working patrol, investigations, or administrative assignments. They develop an expertise, become recognized experts and serve in those assignments for many ...
Springtime Tune-Up for Motors

Springtime Tune-Up for Motors

Many riders have been off their motorcycles for a few months and are just now getting ready to get back in the saddle. Most will take the time to change the oil, check their tires, maybe check their spark plugs, and on and on. But how many will take the time to tune up their skills ...
PERF, Pain, & Problem Children

PERF, Pain, & Problem Children

So I'm sitting on the plane right now on my way back from my first ever ILEETA conference. First off, if you're a cop and you have a pulse, go. Second, huge thanks to the phenomenal Calibre Press family and Harvey Hedden who allowed me to go and present on “Hackers, d0xing, and ...