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Policing in Canada vs Policing in the USA
Policing in Canada vs Policing in the USA

Policing in Canada vs Policing in the USA

Being a Commonwealth country, Canada has adopted a community-based policing strategy that has more in common with its British and Australian counterparts than with American policing tactics, especially when it comes to large cities.

The reasons for these differences between the Canadian...Read more

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How to Become a Police Officer in Toronto blog header

How to Become a Police Officer in Toronto

The Toronto police service is an elite organization filled with law enforcement officials who are dedicated to their responsibilities and are committed to the city. Applicants are required to go through several levels of steps and processes before they can become a law enforcement officer. Many...Read more

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Which_Degree_is_Best_for_a_Police_Officer_to_Take

Which Degree is Best for a Police Officer to Take?

Once upon a time it was simple to become a police officer. All you had to do was show up at the local station when they had an opening available and apply. Your “police studies training” was an informal education, earned through basic training, working your territory and learning from...Read more

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Leadership and the Decision Making Process

By Dr. Frank Trovato

In the business world, money managers are learning the hard way that their bread is buttered by those who have vision, steadiness, talent, and guts - in short, with what used to be called "the right stuff". That means character, wedded to a precise talent, a...Read more

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What is Public Safety Management? Blog Header

What is Public Safety Management?

In 2016, a monstrous wildfire swept down from a remote location outside of Fort McMurray, Alberta, incinerating 2,400 homes and forcing 88,000 residents to evacuate. Following established emergency protocols, local, provincial, and federal authorities cooperated to save lives: that’s an example...Read more

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Why Data Analysis is Central to Modern Crime Prevention

Television shows typically depict police officers cracking cases and making busts, and even the nightly news usually focuses on the manhunt of the moment. This sometimes obscures the fact that crime prevention is one of the most important duties of law enforcement along with law...Read more

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