The January/February 2020 issue is our annual SWAT/Tactical Operations edition

Police and Security News January February 2020

Highlights from this issue include:

  • Flashbang Training Options: Getting the Most Bang for Your SWAT Training Buck
  • How to Build a Multijurisdictional Special Operations Team
  • Keeping Your AR Running: Magazine Problems and Maintenance
  • Do Cops Need a College Education?
  • Carry Enough Gun: Some Thoughts on Plainclothes and Off-duty Carry
  • Working in a Winter Wonderland
  • And Much More!

Read the January/February Issue Online

Bureau of Justice Assistance’s SPI Spotlight on Effective Policing Technology Initiative

The Strategies for Policing Innovation (SPI) initiative released two Spotlight Reports titled The Role of Technology in the Strategies for Policing Innovation Program: Challenges, Solutions, and Lessons Learned. One report focuses on technology initiatives to reduce crime, such as risk terrain modeling and social network analysis, while the second focuses on hardware initiatives such as body-worn cameras and gunshot detection systems. These reports provide information on successful policing technology initiatives; the impact of technology initiatives on SPI agencies; and challenges and…

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