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Taser Titans Talk to Police Chiefs on The Cop Doc Radio Show

Taser Titans Talk to Police Chiefs on The Cop Doc Radio Show

A few police chiefs and even more police officers have lost their jobs over Taser controversies that erupted in their communities. Hailed by some as a useful law enforcement tool that avoids escalating situations and officer, as well as suspect, injuries, the device has also been derided as a torture device by groups including Amnesty International. Sheriffs, Police chiefs and aspiring law enforcement executives increasingly need to ponder the role that Taser can take within … Read entire article »

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So, You Wanna’ Be a Police Chief?

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Long the goal of many a beat officer, the coveted title of police chief is for many, synonymous with power, respect and stature within the community.  However, pinning on the chief’s badge and donning the scrambled egg-laden hat may not be an assignment as easily garnered or held as it once was.  Today, it’s an even more complex political, fiscal, legal … Read entire article »

So, You Wanna’ Be a Police Chief?

So, You Wanna’ Be a Police Chief?

Long the goal of many a beat officer, the coveted title of police chief is for many, synonymous with power, respect and stature within the community.  However, pinning on the chief’s badge and donning the scrambled egg-laden hat may not be an assignment as easily garnered or held as it once was.  Today, it’s an even more complex political, fiscal, legal … Read entire article »