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Stopping human trafficking will require greater communication among agencies and communities

dallasnews.com Human trafficking is the barbaric practice of profiting in people, a form of slavery we assumed had been assigned to the ash heap of history. Sadly, today nearly 25 million people around the world are victims of trafficking. Make … Continue reading

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Shrinking Dallas Police Department on pace to miss hiring goals again

dallasnews.com The Dallas Police Department is once again on pace to lose more officers than it can hire for the fiscal year. In the first three months of the fiscal year, which began Oct. 1, the department lost 98 officers … Continue reading

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Law enforcement agencies look to invest in pursuit management technology

exclusive.multibriefs.com Bambi Majumdar Recent headlines related to police chases gone awry or near-misses are disturbing. But they also explain why law enforcement officials are looking at advanced police pursuit technologies. They want to do their jobs better and without any … Continue reading

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Report: Suicide leading cause of death for first responders

kxan.com Candy Rodriguez CEDAR PARK, Texas (KXAN) — First responders face danger every day, but one report shows police and other emergency workers face an alarming challenge. The Ruderman Family Foundation report shows first responders are more likely to die by suicide than in the … Continue reading

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Feds’ illegal game room bust brings relief to northeast Dallas crime hot spot

dallasnews.com Until law enforcement busted up the illegal gambling joint at Abrams Road and Interstate 635 last month, nearby business owners say they didn’t know what was going on inside the tacky storefront, its windows shrouded from top to bottom … Continue reading

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Some U.S. police departments dump body-camera programs amid high costs

washingtonpost.com Some U.S. police departments dump body-camera programs amid high costs By Kimberly Kindy Kimberly Kindy National investigative reporter Email Bio 9-11 minutes A charging station holds police officers’ body cameras in Doylestown, Pa. (Art Gentile/Bucks County Courier Times/AP) When … Continue reading

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3 winning recruitment strategies for police agencies

policeone.com Policing in the 21st Century with Cole Zercoe In an already extremely competitive job market, PDs that don’t adapt to the times are at an even bigger disadvantage ORLANDO – Law enforcement agencies have been struggling with recruitment for … Continue reading

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