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Building Warrior Women Conference

By Lou Ann Hamblin

Calling all women in the emergency services! Aim high, with success in your sights! Take control over your performance, or someone else will! Here is how.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order May 2012)
 

Women Officer Survival Course

By Bobby Inman

Law enforcement tactics and techniques that were originally developed for male officers do not always work best for women. This recent two-day training course was geared toward teaching female officers strategies and techniques that can work more to their advantage.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order May 2011)
 

Defense Against Hair Pulls

By Tom Wetzel

Defensive tactics training by departments should try to expose officers to different types of attacks they may encounter, including defenses against hair pulls. Under stress, tactics against hair pulls will come in handy and help protect the officer from harm during a tour of duty.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order May 2011)
 

Women's Tactical Association: Encouraging Female Officers to Train Hard

By Karen Bartuch

The primary mission of the WTA is to promote and encourage training and education among female law enforcement in an effort to enhance and refine skills in the areas of firearms, combat mindset, tactics and fitness. The WTA also provides a forum for members to share their experiences and skills and cull best practices. It welcomes both male and female members.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order May 2011)
 

Women-Specific Police Gear, Part 1

By Michelle Ray

With more women in law enforcement than ever before, the demand for women-specific police gear is high. Female officers should be aware of products, equipment and solutions that can accommodate their bodies, providing greater comfort and safety on the job.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order May 2011)
 

Challenges for Women in Policing

By Shannon Woolsey

Female presence in law enforcement has grown significantly since the first woman officer, but progress has slowed in recent years. Agencies can often be unreceptive or deterrent to female officers. Departments should take steps to accommodate and recruit female officers, as they can bring different qualities to the profession.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Oct 2010)
 

Recruiting Female Candidates

By Dwayne Orrick

Women continue to be the most under-represented category of employees in law enforcement, even though they provide the most plentiful source of potential candidates.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Dec 2009)
 

Proven Steps for Recruiting Women

By Jody Kasper

Agencies need to actively recruit women with a variety of techniques to increase diversity in the workplace.

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

Upper-Body Strength for Women

By Matt Danielsson

Use specific excercises and lifts to even the playing field in upper body strength between officers.

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