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20 10, 2017

Fentanyl: Challenges as a First Responder & How to Protect Yourself

By | 2017-10-24T08:19:04+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, How To, Law Enforcement, Uncategorized|0 Comments

When you decide on a career as a first responder, be it police, fire, or medic, you understand the many dangers associated with this calling. Today there is a new danger to add to the list: Fentanyl. Fentanyl is a synthetic drug that is manufactured primarily in China and Mexico, and [...]

26 12, 2016

Everybody Say Cheese: 10 Tips to a Successful Team Photo

By | 2016-12-26T10:58:46+00:00 December 26th, 2016|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, How To, Law Enforcement|0 Comments

Your team has trained and worked hard together to the point you are each other’s second family. It’s only natural to want a group photo to save for posterity, but sometimes no one wants to pay for a professional photographer. That means the job goes to the most photographically inclined person [...]

3 10, 2016

Police Preppers: 10 Precautions You Should Take Today

By | 2017-02-23T13:24:42+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|How To, Law Enforcement|3 Comments

In Law Enforcement, you never know when a typical day will suddenly go south. A simple stop at a convenience store might turn into a full-on, hand-to-hand ambush. A call-out on a rural, icy back road might spin into hours stranded in the snowy night. In addition to the usual lists [...]

1 09, 2016

What Law Enforcement Officials Need During a Flu Pandemic

By | 2016-09-01T12:16:13+00:00 September 1st, 2016|How To, Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on What Law Enforcement Officials Need During a Flu Pandemic

What is a pandemic exactly? An influenza pandemic occurs when a new strand of the influenza virus comes out and the population has little to no immunity to it; and there is possibly no vaccine yet for it. The disease will spread quickly and cause illness or even death. A pandemic [...]

22 10, 2015

Tips for Handling Stress in Law Enforcement

By | 2015-12-10T15:25:07+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|How To, Law Enforcement|Comments Off on Tips for Handling Stress in Law Enforcement

Working as a law enforcement officer can certainly be a satisfying and rewarding job. However, it can just as easily be a stressful one. Working in law enforcement places a lot of responsibility and burdens on one’s shoulders, and sometimes it’s hard to remember that we are only human and sometimes [...]

2 10, 2015

4 Tips for Preventing Household Fires

By | 2015-12-10T15:25:55+00:00 October 2nd, 2015|How To|Comments Off on 4 Tips for Preventing Household Fires

October serves as National Fire Prevention Month, which means it’s a good time to make sure you’re doing your best to help prevent fires in your home and in other areas of your daily life. One of the most dangerous forms of a surprise fire is a house fire, as it [...]