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Author Kasper, Jody.

Title How cops die : understanding and preventing duty-related deaths / by Jody Kasper.

Published Springfield, Ill. : Charles C Thomas, Publisher, c2012.
 Law Library - First Floor  HV8139 .K37 2012     AVAILABLE
Descript vii, 196 p. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies.
Contents Officers killed in the line of duty, 2010 on-duty deaths -- The numbers: an overview of on-duty deaths -- The #1 killer: traffic accidents -- Preventing traffic deaths: successful strategies -- The #2 killer: police homicides -- Preventing police homicides: successful strategies duty-related deaths -- Employee physical health: beyond foot chases and fights -- Improving physical health: successful strategies -- Employee mental health: seeing the big picture -- Maintaining good mental health: successful strategies administrator's guide -- Developing a comprehensive wellness program: departmental assessments -- Working toward wellness: getting a new wellness program off the ground -- Employee morale: the root of safety and wellness.
Subject Police -- Mortality -- United States.
Police -- Violence against -- United States.
Police -- Health and hygiene -- United States.
Police training -- United States.
Self-defense for police -- United States.
ISBN 9780398088217 (pbk.)
0398088217 (pbk.)