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Social Media: Risk and Liability Issues

By Doreen Jokerst, Randy Means

The use of all forms of social media by law enforcement agencies and individual employees has clearly positive aspects but also the risk of serious problems.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Jul 2014)
 

Eight Things a Chief Needs to Know About Investigations

By J.L. Sumpter

Major criminal investigations involve a team, both within the department and sometimes outside agencies. Like a football coach, the wise chief uses the strengths of a team to win the game against crime.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Jun 2014)
 

Seven Mistakes in Suicide Investigation

By Vernon Geberth

Death investigation is a complicated process. It involves a number of different members of the police department as well as various other forensic disciplines. Here are seven potential errors to avoid in investigating a death.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Jan 2013)
 

Social Media Investigations in Threat Assessment

By Stephenie Slahor

While much of social media seems innocuous or harmless, it is far from being anonymous or safe and, in fact, many people post too much personal information that can become a means or target of cyber crime.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Jan 2013)
 

Facial Recognition Technology in Law Enforcement

By Jim Weiss

Using facial recognition technology in a mobile setting, the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office in Florida now has access to groundbreaking technology capable of saving lives by combating unknowns.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Oct 2005)
 

Hidden Hard Drives

By Tim Dees

Learn more about how the new flash drives and music players have become the new "stash boxes".

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Jun 2005)
 

Bicycle Crash Investigation, Part II

By Kirby Beck

It's important that officers collect and document all of the factors involved in a bicycle crash investigation.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Apr 2006)
 

Preliminary Death Investigation

By Vernon Geberth

Through the systematic application of time-proven and traditional investigative methodologies and an understanding of the advances in forensic science, investigators can improve their chances of success.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Sep 2006)
 

Listen and Survive

By Jerry Carlton

For the patrol officer, SWAT negotiator or investigator, listening skills may be a critical survival skill. Read the basics of listening skills and how they will help you negotiate in a crisis situation.

(This article was originally published in Tactical Response May/Jun 2008)
 

Management of Missing Persons Cases

 

Check out this "how-to" guide on effectively managing missing person cases, including task forces, media, and authority.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Oct 2008)
 
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