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Public safety experts talk technology, leadership, officer wellness, scheduling and more!

911 Dispatcher Burnout

Over 240 million calls are made to 911 in the U.S. each year. For the Emergency Medical Dispatchers (EMD) that must answer these calls, there are some serious mental and physical consequences. Dispatchers spend their entire shifts dealing with people in the most panicked moments of their lives, and those people’s lives are dependent on how quickly and efficiently the dispatcher reacts. EMDs dispatch help in the form of fire, paramedic or police first responders, and stay on the line with the caller until help arrives. And, as a result of the many hardships of the job, there is a national shortage of EMDs across Canada and the US.

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Law Enforcement Agencies Doing Social Media Right

It is becoming more and more common for organizations to have a social media presence, including those in law enforcement and public safety. Being on social media allows you to connect with those that you serve, share “wins” from your employees, listen to feedback and...

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2018 California Wildfires – Hero Stories

  It takes a special kind of person to be willing to put themselves in harm’s way every day. And for CAL FIRE firefighters, they always know that there will be wildfire, it’s just a matter of time. Last year, the 2017 California wildfire season "was one of the...

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Police Fatigue: Why We Need to Change the Culture

  John’s 32 years of experience in law enforcement coupled with his human resource and organizational leadership designations make him a perfect subject matter expert when it comes to police fatigue. John led pivotal cultural changes within the Delaware State...

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Introducing InTime Scheduling App for iOS!

InTime is the only public safety scheduling system to offer a complete employee phone app. For organizations already using InTime for their scheduling and timekeeping, employees can use the InTime Phone App to check their schedules, make requests and receive...

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The Case for Data Integration in Your Agency

  When you Google “Data Integration and Law Enforcement,” you’re hit with countless articles on how agencies are sharing their data with neighboring agencies to improve efficiency and better serve their communities. If you’re doing this, you can already see how...

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