Category Archives: Law Enforcement

Strategies For Funding a Fire or Police Department Training Center

There are many creative ideas and strategies when planning a fire or police department training center. Fire and Police Chiefs are continually searching for ways to generate funds for new or improved training centers, improve technologies, and prepare for the … Continue reading…

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Public Private Partnership goes big with $22M Public Safety Training Center

It started as a simple request, simple at least for a charitable organization that distributes several hundred thousand dollars or more each year to various causes. When the City of Dothan realized it would need to expand the Omussee Wastewater … Continue reading…

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Police & Fire Department Training Center Planning

If you are PLANNING a new Police or Fire Training Center If you are PARTNERING to build a new Regional Public Safety Training Center If you are RENOVATING an existing Police or Fire Training Center If you do not have … Continue reading…

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Cyber Security – Training, Education and Funding

Earlier this year the White House established the Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center (CTIIC). The CTIIC will be a national intelligence center focused on “connecting the dots” regarding malicious foreign cyber threats to the nation and cyber incidents affecting U.S. … Continue reading…

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New Training Centers Dedicated and Planned Across the Nation

Over the past year it seems there are monthly headlines of newly dedicated, funded or planned public safety training centers across the nation. Community Colleges continue to be a major player in the new facility trend. From Massachusetts to California … Continue reading…

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Active Shooter Training: At What Cost?

Within the last five years, there have been at least 14 prominent, high-casualty producing active shooter incidents. Most of these cases have occurred in locations where the shooter has been undeterred and unobstructed from carrying out his attack. The incident … Continue reading…

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Is a police and firefighter job recovery underway?

After several years of dormant or non-existent hiring in public safety is there a recovery underway? Are cities, counties, state and federal agencies moving back to pre-recession staff levels? In past reports we highlighted that we saw as a slow … Continue reading…

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Law Enforcement Training Center, Regional Planning Begins In Colorado

Regional cooperation, partnerships and a strong need for a public safety training center has brought together the cities of Loveland and Fort Collins Colorado. Over the next months the cities will come together and develop a strategic business plan and … Continue reading…

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Active Shooter Training Video For Friends, Family, Schools and Workplace

We are very pleased to post this video. It provides in plain “civilian” language some simple, yet life saving, tips on how to respond and survive an active shooter. Privately funded and captivating, the video is for all people to … Continue reading…

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Revenue Ideas For Public Safety Training Centers, Part 2

Funding the ongoing operations of a public services training center for both police and firefighters can be challenging, especially in today’s economic and budget climates. This is Part 2 of a report and a continuation of several ideas that are … Continue reading…

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