Today’s Tip from Lexipol: Distracted Driving

Gordon Graham shares his views and expertise on critical public safety issues. Every week you will learn a valuable tip that will save you grief down the road. You will hear the train coming and know how to respond quickly, appropriately and safely.



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Watch Your Six

November 16, 2015

As the news of the attacks on Paris infiltrate the news and social media sites, we question if th...

5 Steps to Terrorism Preparation

November 16, 2015

The recent attacks by terrorists in Paris is a stark reminder of how fragile our world is and whi...

SAFEGUARD Stealth Concealable Body Armor

August 5, 2015

SafeGuard utilizes DuPont Kevlar materials, the leading industry standard to protect the wearer f...

The Threat of Constitutionalists

August 5, 2015

Tips for law officers to deal with the increasingly common threat of Constitutionalists.

A Look Inward

August 5, 2015

We must be willing to take a hard look at ourselves in the effort to prevent LODDs.

Protect our Academy Recruits

August 5, 2015

Our profession suffers deaths each year in training, from heart attacks in physical fitness to he...

Getting Paid

July 7, 2015

Identifying and dealing with a wage discrepancy


Glock 43

July 7, 2015

The latest from Glock gets put to the test 

Next Generation Interoperability with LA-RICS

July 7, 2015

Could FirstNet smartphones replace MDCs under LA-RICS?

Train to Win the Fight

July 7, 2015

The need for combatives training

Public Enemies?

July 1, 2015

Strategic use of the media in gang suppression

New England Police Adopt Unique Tactics Against Drug Epidemic

June 16, 2015

Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello said that 17 addicts abusing opioids like heroin, morp...

Photo Sharing: The Next Frontier

May 28, 2015

New photo-based initiatives from Nlets, industry partners and agencies across the country are ena...

Why the 'Soft' Uniform Is Dangerous

May 24, 2015

This past week, President Obama discussed the idea that law enforcement should wear “softer looki...

Community Policing: Is That Still A Thing?

May 8, 2015

Why we need it now more than ever

The Evolution of Handgun Sights for Personal Defense

May 4, 2015

Selecting a sight system that works for you

Body-Worn Cameras

May 4, 2015

Privacy issues, BWC policy, staffing, training and compliance and how to pay for BWC are among th...

Prepare, Develop and Challenge with Law Officer

May 4, 2015

Serving the LE community

Eager to Advance

May 4, 2015

How to make sure you get the credit you deserve

A Below 100 Success

May 4, 2015

Yolo County, Calif., Sheriff's Dept. Wins National Award for Officer Safety

Gyrocopter that Landed on Capitol Lawn 'Indistinguishable' on Radar

April 29, 2015

A small gyrocopter that flew through miles of the nation's most restricted airspace before landin...

Disturbing Images

April 29, 2015

Why officers should embrace body worn cameras in the wake of Baltimore

Winning the Ambush

April 24, 2015

Using military lessons for law enforcement applications

Lessons Learned from the Boston Marathon Bombing

April 7, 2015

Lenco’s armored vehicles provide mobile command centers and protection from dangerous suspects on...

Rapid DNA Technology

April 7, 2015

Rapid DNA technology alleviates some of the strain on departments waiting for testing results fro...

Medical Pre-Planning for Special Operations & Events

April 7, 2015

Having a medical plan for a large-scale event can save time, lives later

Analytics at Work

April 7, 2015

In late 2011, the Rochester (N.H.) Police Department began preparations to implement Data-Driven ...

Appropriate Use of Cover

April 7, 2015

Making effective use of your options for cover during a gunfight is the key to survival

A Conflict of Interest?

April 7, 2015

Dealing with outside relationships in the workplace

What’s Important Now Goes Beyond On-Duty Time

April 7, 2015

Even on our days off, we should always remember: What’s Important Now