What’s New on JUSTNET
Please check out these resources for preventing officer suicide.
See the course, Law Enforcement and High Visibility PPE, offered by the Emergency Responder Safety Institute.
Check Out New Publications on Traffic Safety
Visit the JUSTNET Officer Safety and Protective Technologies Publications page https://www.justnet.org/officer_safety/publications.html to download and read recently added publications on safely handling traffic and emergency vehicle use listed below. While you’re there, you can browse other safety-related publications on personal protective equipment and its use.
See three new publications from the IJIS Institute: The Role of Courts in Criminal Justice Information Systems white paper; Cloud Computing for the Courts brief; and Predictive Analytics --- A Critical Tool Supporting Evidence-based Decision Making. www.ijis.org/?page=Reference_Papers.
Law Enforcement and First Response Tactical Casualty Care training available through NAEMT
See SRTB's Unmanned Aircraft System Video featuring the Miami-Dade Police Department here: http://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=m-ch-fea&v=jys4dFi_DDE
NTIA Grant Money Available for PSBN
The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), U.S. Department of Commerce has announced requirements for grants to assist state, local and tribal governments with planning for a nationwide interoperable public safety broadband network (PSBN). The program addresses the need to enable police officers, firefighters, emergency medical service professionals and other public safety officials to communicate with each other across agencies and jurisdictions. Find information on the grant requirements here: http://www.ntia.doc.gov.
Help for Crime Victims - Toll-Free Numbers and Websites
Attention Students and Staff, a training tool created by a partnership between the Village of Gurnee Police Department, Woodland School District 50 and the Television Department of Columbia College in Chicago, can be ordered at no charge by law enforcement agencies, public safety agencies and educational institutions across the United States and the world. This video was put together by a group of more than 60 volunteers, including acting/film/TV industry professionals, educators, law enforcement professionals, and college and middle school students. View the trailer at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IluudUhr1DA&feature=youtu.be
Watch the FBI’s video, Run. Hide. Fight. Surviving an Active Shooter Event. https://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cirg/active-shooter-and-mass-casualty-incidents/run-hide-fight-video