Articles Filed Under 'CopsAlive News'

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Police Peer Support: Does it work?

Although many law enforcement officers and police psychologists have advocated for peer support programs, there has been surprising little research providing evidence for the efficacy of peer support. The present study supports the use and efficacy of agency peer support. Peer support provided by trained and clinically supervised members of peer support teams has been shown to be a significant resource for those that use it. It has also been shown to be a significant potential resource for those that have not used it. Law enforcement agencies without a peer support team would be well advised to consider developing one.

Monday, March 12th, 2018

We Need a RE-evolution in Law Enforcement

I believe we need a RE-evolution in our law enforcement profession. I think we have spent to many years and too much time and energy pursuing technological improvements, that while necessary, have been done at the sacrifice of our people, our precious human resources. This is a PEOPLE business, made up of people who serve people. This is not a job that could possibly be done without people

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Armor Your Self and Build Tactical Resilience

If law enforcement officers did a true threat assessment of their careers, they would realize that the real dangers lie not with the bad guys, but within the stresses of the job. Tactical Resilience™ is built by intentionally strengthening and conditioning your Self physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

Critical Conversations With Law Enforcement

Neurosculpting Institute founder Lisa Wimberger as she talks with eight members of Law Enforcement from across the country in some very candid conversations regarding the emotional and mental state of the industry.

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Input Needed on Law Enforcement Suicide Prevention Video

We need your input on a law enforcement suicide prevention video. Please visit CopsAlive.com for links to give us your input.

Thursday, January 1st, 2015

Rededicate Yourself To Law Enforcement

There has been a lot of turmoil in the media about law enforcement lately, and much of it is based on lack of information, misinformation and ignorance. This is the perfect time for those in law enforcement to rededicate ourselves to our profession.

Friday, June 27th, 2014

PTSD Awareness Day 2014

Make your commitment today to promote the awareness of PTSD issues within law enforcement, the military and the general public.

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

John Marx to Speak at Asian Law Enforcement Stress Conference

John Marx to Speak at Asian Law Enforcement Stress Conference and will be reviewing our three main training programs: Armor Your Self™, Armor Your Agency™, and True Blue Valor™

Sunday, March 16th, 2014

Basic Law Enforcement Wellness Curriculum Development

Help us develop a basic curriculum on law enforcement wellness. As part of the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA) annual conference being held the last week of March 2014 in Chicago Illinois, several of us are facilitating sessions at the conference in an attempt to develop a Basic Wellness Training Curriculum to be available to everyone in law enforcement.

Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

A Law Enforcement Christmas

A Law Enforcement Christmas Story video, a Poem and a prayer from CopsAlive as thanks to all who serve in LE. Stay Safe and Stay Healthy!