Success in the Media

Five-Year Study of Police Officer Deaths: RoboCops or Guardians?

Five-Year Study of Police Officer Deaths: RoboCops or Guardians? The study below from the Department of Justice and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund provides vital data as to protecting the safety of police officers. Both should be congratulated for the valuable effort. Our Observations We find it interesting, with all the criticism over […]

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Law Enforcement Fatalities Dramatically Increase in 2010

Crime in America.Net Are state and local budget cuts having an impact on police officer safety? Dear readers: There are two sources on law enforcement officer injuries and deaths, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund (source at bottom of article). The Memorial Fund states, “Following a two […]

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48 law enforcement officers murdered, 47 die in accidents, 57,000 assaulted in 2009

Crime in America.Net Dear readers: There’s not much more to say than the numbers provided below from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). This story will get little play in mainstream media and all we ask you to do is to acknowledge the sacrifice of the tens of thousands of officers and their families in […]

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56 officers died in traffic-related events-the science of roadside safety

Dear readers: The issue of roadside safety is of immense importance to law enforcement and fire companies. Did you ever see the videos of police cars hit from behind by drivers going full speed but were distracted enough to plow into standing emergency vehicles? Those of us in the law enforcement community debate what it […]

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FBI Releases Preliminary Statistics for Law Enforcement Officers Murdered in 2009

According to preliminary statistics released today by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), 48 law enforcement officers were feloniously killed in the line of duty during 2009. Geographically, 21 of the victim officers were killed in the South, 13 in the West, seven in the Northeast, and five in the Midwest. Two officers were slain […]

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