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Officer Exposure to Opioids: How to Acquire Naloxone Through Your Physician
Dec 07, 2018
Police officers and other first responders across the country are coming into contact with opioids on a daily basis. The U.S. Surgeon General has stated that the nation is in the midst of an opioid epidemic and reported that the number of overdose deaths from prescription and illicit opioids has doubled from 21,089 in 2010 to 42,249 in 2016. In particular, Washington, D.C.
Empathetic Officers Struggle with Job Satisfaction, Performance in Antagonistic Communities
Nov 30, 2018
New research from Shefali Patil of the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas seeks to answer a vital question: "If police believe that the communities they serve and protect view them less than sympathetically, does that affect how well they perform their duties.
Body Cam Aims to be "the Ultimate Ride-Long"
Nov 27, 2018
The DC Police Union attended a pre-screening and Q&A at the National Law Enforcement Museum for Investigation Discovery's new show Body Cam. The reality format recounts meaningful police encounters by interweaving body-worn camera footage with commentary from officers who were on scene.
Chicago Mourns Slain Officer
Nov 21, 2018
Chicago PD Officer Samuel Jimenez had only recently finished his probationary period when he was one of four killed in an active shooter tragedy at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center. Chicago's first responder community pays their respects.
One Pager on DC Code Revision for Competitive Compensation
Nov 15, 2018

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