Hendon Media Group - Article Archive

The Hendon Media Article Search System allows visitors to search online articles from any of our publications. Below is a list of articles matching your search criteria. Click on an article title to view the entire article.

Return to Search
 

The Next War for Talent, Part 2

By Dwayne Orrick

Evolving trends suggest a second ‘war for talent’ is on the horizon. Within the next five years, leaders will be faced with a number of issues that will dramatically influence the staffing and operation of departments.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Jan 2015)
 

Why Progressive Discipline Systems Often Fail

By Randy Means, Zavitz, Paul

Our systems fail to correct some people then often fail to off-load them. Progressive discipline isn’t applied properly and their performances aren’t evaluated as unsatisfactory in periodic performance appraisals.

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

SWAT Risk Management and Liability Reduction

By Morefield, Bradley, Randy Means

Deliberate indifference to obvious training needs can cause the department to be held liable. Deliberate indifference involves more than simple negligence. It requires that the entity’s “policymakers” knew or should have known of an obvious training need—amounting to a deliberate or conscious choice to endanger constitutional rights.

(This article was originally published in Tactical Response Jul/Aug 2014)
 

A Patient Leader is a Successful Leader

By Adkins, Art

Technology can assist; it is people who perform.

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

Pros and Cons of Lateral Entries

By Dwayne Orrick

There are huge advantages and massive pitfalls associated with lateral transfers. They may bring valuable on-the-job police skills and abilities may not match the ethical or performance culture of the new department. That said, critical-thinking, problem solving officers are the department’s most valuable resource.

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

Personnel Early Warning Systems for Small Law Enforcement Agencies

By Schultz, Paul

Personnel Early Warning Systems (EWS) help correct personnel problems before they become major issues, building trust and support from the community.

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

Press On, Regardless

By Ed Sanow

Press On, Regardless

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Jan 2004)
 

Heroes

By Scott Oldham

Being a supervisor to any group requires more than leadership abilities. You must understand that changing generations don’t have the same values as the ones that came before them, and you must find a way to instill in them the types of values that should be carried on.

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

Crisis of Our Own Making

By Scott Oldham

It is time to take a hard look at how we, as supervisors, agency heads and trainers, can help the officers in their fight for life.

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

The Supervisor’s Rapid Response Bag

By Mike Burg

The supervisor’s rapid response bag, or “go-bag,” should contain the items necessary to set up a command post and take charge, long term. Conduct a threat assessment to help determine what items to include in your go-bag, and prepare to be on scene for an extended period, but remember to keep the bag light and portable.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order May 2011)
 
Events and Tradeshows: LAOPFMTRPSIT
Latest News: LAOPFMTRPSIT
 
Close ...