Presenting training material inside of an entertaining story draws attention to important information about disaster preparedness. The same knowledge and actions that are helpful when reacting to extreme weather and earthquakes also apply to surviving a zombie apocalypse.
Body-worn cameras have been shown to reduce use-of-force incidents and may protect officers against frivolous citizen complaints. Department and community leaders should take a methodical approach, however, as they move toward requiring use of mobile cameras in the field.
Digital tools, such as social media platforms and mobile apps, have changed the way law enforcement officers connect with the community and encourage participation in policing efforts.