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Loraine Burger

Perspectives on Policing

Loraine Burger writes and edits news articles, product articles, columns, and case studies about public safety, community relations, and law enforcement for Police1. Loraine has developed relationships with law enforcement officers nationwide at agencies large and small to better understand the issues affecting police, whether on the street, at the office or at home.

TASER and Police1 are very pleased to announce the winners of the second RISE Awards
8 cops, agencies and community groups who prove going above and beyond is just part of the job
Chief Eric Blanchard immediately demonstrated a commitment to transparency and accountability that earned the trust of his officers and his communty
The meeting helps teach the community how to respond to police contacts in different scenarios, and it gives law enforcement the opportunity to better understand the black community
Agent Richard Clements has demonstrated his ability to stay cool under immense pressure in several scenarios
When manpower was down and crime was up, Redlands PD found a solution that did more than catch criminals
The industry has adapted to meet the female market’s needs, but most agencies are slow to follow
The problem is that people associate ‘different’ training with special and easy - and it’s neither; it’s personalized and it’s proving effective
There will never be a day when officers leave their duty belts and ballistic vests in the squad, so start taking preventative measures now — and take them often