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The Magnitude of Loss

Posted by on Jan 2, 2015 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

As we remember the service and sacrifice of our fallen, let us also think of the long line of those family members and friends left behind.

The impact to a fallen officer’s family is profound. Here, the daughter, widow and mother of Officer Bradley Fox comfort each other at his name on the National Memorial. Fox was killed in an ambush while searching for a suspect. His K-9 partner was also shot, but survived.

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December End of Watch

Posted by on Jan 2, 2015 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Eleven officers died during the month of December, bringing the preliminary death toll for 2014 to 118.

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There is No Secret to Officer Safety

Posted by on Dec 8, 2014 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

One question could save your life: What’s Important Now?

The officer who was driving this vehicle, California Highway Patrol Officer Mike Mitchell, survived this crash because he was wearing his seatbelt and body armor. Mitchell acknowledges that he failed to adequately consider WIN—What’s Important Now?—and was driving too fast at the time of the crash. Mitchell has become a Below 100 instructor and candidly shares his story when he presents.

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Surviving a Career in Law Enforcement

Posted by on Oct 7, 2014 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Going beyond Below 100 to ensure career survival

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Lessons By the Decades: The Columbine High School Massacre

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

Active shooter situation teaches us that rapid deployment, rescue & trauma care are most important to save lives

In this image from television, a Columbine High School student is rescued by emergency personnel during the 1999 shooting spree at the school in the southwest Denver suburb of Littleton, Colo. (AP Photo/KCNC-TV Denver)

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Insist on Safety During Police Training

Posted by on Sep 30, 2014 in LawOfficer.com Below 100 Initiative, Officer Safety News | Comments Off

FTOs have an incredible impact on new officers. Safety should be their number one priority.

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