Cops have to carry a lot of equipment in the field. We cannot afford to carry unnecessary or burdensome items on patrol. The market is full of gadgets and contraptions invented by someone who may not even work in the public safety industry. Yet, these things do not last long because public safety personnel have … Continue reading "POCKET SIZE POWER TOOL"
In our line of work, having timely and accurate information is critical. It seems every cop has a ticket book stuffed with cheat sheets or that classic copy of selected vehicle codes taped to the posse box. Before TacBook, I have yet to see a comprehensive field guide, combining the many topics we so commonly … Continue reading "TACBOOK 3RD EDITION"
With thousands of Vehicle Codes, Health and Safety Codes and Penal Codes, patrol officers must be able to access an enormous amount of information at a moment’s notice. I work in a very busy city. I am continuously measuring the priority of handling calls for service, submitting reports, conducting follow-up investigations and proactively initiating contacts. … Continue reading "ONE IN THE CHAMBER"