As Iron Sharpens Iron...
In an earlier blog entitled “It’s Time to Think CLEAR About Officer/Citizen Encounters”, we introduced you to an approach to police interactions designed to increase officer safety while simultaneously increasing the quality of contacts officers have with the public. Each letter in C.L.E.A.R. represents a critical element in officer safety.
What is the desired outcome of your officer’s daily activities? What does a successful day in the life of a dispatcher look like? What needs to happen to declare the efforts of your investigators a success? More importantly, do your people know? Too often our folks go about their business
Every day we are exposed to an endless amount of information. Much of that information is of limited value. The questions is, what do we do with the information that does have value? Do we actually apply the things we’ve learned? You see, the problem is not that we’re not