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Doug Wyllie

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Doug Wyllie writes police training content on a wide range of topics and trends affecting the law enforcement community. Doug was a co-founder of the Policing Matters podcast and a longtime co-host of the program.

2017 in Review
When nature intervenes to unleash unexpected and uncontrollable mayhem, the mission of protecting life and property takes on an entirely different meaning
Using AI and facial recognition software for real-time crime reporting is the next logical progression in how police are already using existing technology
The active shooter attack in Las Vegas is a turning point for how law enforcement must view the protection of large crowds of people in enclosed spaces
Video simulators can allow agencies to shoot video of hot spots in their jurisdictions in order to replicate conditions officers may actually face
This gem has been floating around the internet for a while, and while its original author is unknown, the truths are just too accurate not to share
Violence is not free speech, so cops must be empowered with well-defined marching orders to stop protests from devolving into chaos
Give some meaningful consideration to what kind of future you want for your family in the event of an off-duty death versus dying in uniform
Viral photos of two cops napping in their cruiser offer reminders of the officer safety issues stemming from the fatal fatigue of shift work
The allegation reminds us that there have been some pretty egregious examples of mistreatment of women in law enforcement
You could argue that the true assessment of a police officer is how he or she interacts with juveniles