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“BATH SALTS” IN THE DRUG WORLD”

 Why ‘bath salts’ are dangerous On Saturday night in Miami, a naked “zombie-like” man attacked another man, biting off parts of his face. The attack was halted only when police shot and killed the attacker, identified as 31-year old Rudy … Continue reading

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What is Spice?

What Is Spice and Why Do People Call It the Zombie Drug? A new drug has taken hold on streets across Europe and North America. Tribes of strangers are staggering around, looking lost and mumbling to passersby before passing out … Continue reading

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American Society of Crime Lab Directors warns of unprecedented drug threat

American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors has issued an urgent public alert regarding the dangers posed by drugs circulating in America’s neighborhoods as a result of the current opioid crisis. This alert is intended to help the public recognize and … Continue reading

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Unintended consequences of technology in policing

By Dr. Jarrod Sadulski, Faculty Member, Criminal Justice at American Military University Technological advancements have caused major changes in policing in the past several decades. Compared to past generations, officers today are surrounded by technology that is intended to increase productivity, officer safety, and agency … Continue reading

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Improving Police Response Time Doesn’t Reduce Crime, So Why is it Still Important?

May 11, 2016 By Dr. Chuck Russo, Program Director of Criminal Justice at American Military University In the summer of 2015, the New York Police Department (NYPD) launched an initiative to distribute smartphones to its officers with the intention, among … Continue reading

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Sessions relaunches Bush era crime-fighting plan

By SADIE GURMAN , Associated Press Oct. 5, 2017 3:47 PM ET WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he is reviving a Bush era crime-fighting strategy that emphasizes aggressive prosecution of gun and gang crimes. Read More

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A SEAL’s Guide to Surviving an Active Shooter Situation

by Cade Courtley Ten minutes and 30 seconds. That’s the national average time it takes a police officer to show up at the scene after a high-priority 911 call is received. In many larger cities, including Los Angeles and New … Continue reading

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