Building a Successful Officer Wellness Program — LEB
By investing in officer wellness, law enforcement agencies can improve trust and community relations. 8 Evidence shows the individual actions of police officers have the greatest impact on a community’s perception of police legitimacy. 9 SPD’s officer wellness goals connect with its emphasis on procedural justice and police legitimacy, or
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Autonomous Vehicles: How Will They Challenge Law
(6 days ago) In fact, many of the world’s carmakers plan to have fully autonomous vehicles (AVs) for sale by early next decade. 2 Prominent technology companies, such as Intel and Google, and transportation services, like Uber and Lyft, are investing billions of dollars in the trend toward AVs.
Leadership Spotlight: Foundations of Leadership and
(5 days ago) At the Ontario, Canada Police College, leaders hope that by investing early in the dialogue around leadership skills, they will establish a career best practice of professionalism that reflects on all law enforcement officers and the communities they serve.
Analyzing Organizational Performance from the Bottom Up
(2 days ago) A lack of foresight in investing in a well-thought-out strategy of organizational recruitment can negatively impact new employees and, thereafter, organizational effectiveness. Communication and Organizational Health
Focusing on Wildlife Crime — LEB
(3 days ago) Illegal trade in wildlife also often presents excellent opportunities for money laundering, and there is good reason to believe that some organized crime groups, additionally, may be investing in and stockpiling specific wildlife products, such as elephant ivory and rhinoceros horn.
Increasing Terrorism Preparedness of Law Enforcement
(8 days ago) Organizational culture and challenges correlate to terrorism preparedness. 5 One mechanism to improve preparedness in law enforcement agencies is to enhance the culture of operational readiness. When leaders apply change through the organization’s culture, the likelihood of positive results increases. 6 Tangible, overt, or verbally identifiable elements in an organization are …
Conducting 24/7 Electronic Stakeouts to Address Property
(9 days ago) Conducting 24/7 Electronic Stakeouts to Address Property Crimes. By Travis Martinez, M.P.A. In January 2011 the city of Redlands, California, 60 miles east of Los Angeles, was experiencing budget cuts. City management had to decrease personnel levels, which led to a reduction in city services. The Redlands Police Department’s (RPD) sworn
FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin
(1 days ago) Leadership Spotlight: Foundations of Leadership and Followership. At the Ontario, Canada Police College, leaders hope that by investing early in the dialogue around leadership skills, they will establish a career best practice of professionalism that reflects on all law enforcement officers and the communities they serve. More →. January 6, 2015.
Reading People: Behavioral Anomalies and Investigative
(3 days ago) Programs that teach nonvalidated indicators produce negative results in people’s ability to detect lies from truths. 2 For example, a common belief is that a lack of eye contact is an indicator of lying; however, numerous studies have tested this and most do not support it. Therefore, this belief is more myth than reality. 3 A recent study showed that liars know this too and compensate for
Increasing Organizational Leadership Through the Police
(2 days ago) By further investing time into creating a better testing process to observe leadership behavior, law enforcement agencies would improve their organizational design. Ultimately, they would provide those being led with their chosen leader. It also would be a positive step into planning for the future for many agencies because law enforcement
Improving Motivation and Productivity of Police Officers — LEB
(3 days ago) Enhancing the motivation and productivity of police officers is a difficult, yet achievable, objective. When administrators, supervisors, and officers are educated about the many ways this can be achieved, they consistently can work together for the common goal. Chief Fortenbery can be reached at [email protected]
Us Versus Them: Effects of Group Dynamics on Leadership
(1 days ago) Us Versus Them: Effects of Group Dynamics on Leadership. By M. Bret Hood, M.B.A. In a jury room ready to deliberate the guilt or innocence of a person charged with a violent crime, a woman is convinced beyond a reasonable doubt of the alleged perpetrator’s guilt based on the evidence. She is eager to find resolution in this matter because she
Options for Reporting Sexual Violence: Developments Over
(8 days ago) A disadvantage concerns hospitals and law enforcement investing resources in collecting and storing evidence that might not be used. TWOFOLD BENEFITS. For Victims. In addition to dealing with the ordeal of the violence itself, victims also might be traumatized by the reactions of family, friends, or the professionals from whom they seek help