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Why Police Prefer the TASER over Stun Guns

  By Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. When the headline talks about police using a “stun gun”, you know the reporter doesn’t know much about the subject. While there are stunning devices on the market for both private and law enforcement use, the differences between a stun gun and a TASER used by law enforcement Read more »

Can Ingratitude Kill Democracy?

By Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. Thanking our police officers is more important now than ever. When we are thankful, we exercise hope. We encourage good.  We expect things will get better as we celebrate what has been accomplished. When we thank a police officer for their service, we don’t have to assume there are Read more »

What Gets Lost When Police Budgets Get Cut

By Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. Somewhere there may be a bloated law enforcement budget. Too many officers with nothing to do. Too much fancy equipment with no usefulness. Cobwebs growing on desk-bound paper-pushers kept around while they wait for their pension. If such a place exists it’s no place I’ve ever worked. The more Read more »