Local Police News for March 15, 2021

March 15, 2021
Abstract from new article in /Police Practice and Research: An International Journal/. Do police experience trauma during routine work? An analysis of work-related potentially traumatic events and expressed trauma in a sample of Ghanaian police officers [It might be interesting to replicate this study in the U.S. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15614263.2021.1895777?af=R.


Chicago Police Officer Gary Hibbs Dies 8 Days After Collapsing While Making Arrest

[Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2021/03/12/chicago-heights-police-officer-gary-hibbs-death/.


Chicago Tribune syndicate — may require registration. Kane County Bomb Squad removes old mortar found inside Elgin home [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/elgin-courier-news/ct-ecn-old-mortar-found-elgin-house-st-20210313-nctfbcengnb3nhqnnkvhplwfri-story.html#ed=rss_www.chicagotribune.com/arcio/rss/category/suburbs/.


CPD Officer Shot Outside Police Station Out Of The Hospital [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2021/03/15/cpd-officer-shot-outside-police-station-out-of-the-hospital/.


Daily Herald — may require registration . Kane County may shift money away from police and into social services [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20210311/kane-county-may-shift-money-away-from-police-and-into-social-services.


From the National Institute of Justice. The National Institute of Justice’s (NIJ) Law Enforcement Advancing Data and Science (LEADS) Programs are designed to increase the research capabilities of law enforcement officers and agencies. In recent years, NIJ is accepting applications for LEADS Academics, Civilians, and Scholars program. Applications are due May 3, 2021. [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://nij.ojp.gov/funding/national-institute-justices-law-enforcement-advancing-data-and-science-leads-programs?utm_source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=leads2021.


Glen Carbon Police get positive assessment [“…Police Chief Todd Link introduced Illinois State Police Maj. Derek Wise to report on a strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats analysis of the Glen Carbon Police Department.”] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://www.thetelegraph.com/news/article/Glen-Carbon-Police-get-positive-assessment-16016116.php.


Guidance for Applicants and Awardees from the National Institute of Justice [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://nij.ojp.gov/funding/guidance-applicants-and-awardees?utm_content=default&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery.


Infamous Serial Stowaway Marilyn Hartman Reveals How She Repeatedly Got Past Airport Security: ‘The Story Is Crazy’ [From a crime prevention / security point of view, this information would be useful. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2021/03/15/marilyn-hartman-serial-stowaway-reveals-how-she-got-past-airport-security/.


Justice Information, March 15, 2021 [Just FYI. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://www.ojp.gov/news/justinfo/march-15-2021 .


Off-duty Chicago police officer shot in Calumet Heights [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://abc7chicago.com/off-duty-cpd-officer-shot-in-calumet-heights/10419984/.


On the AARP’s Perfect Scam Podcast. AARP’s fraud expert answers tough questions on gift card scams, protecting your privacy and personal questions about his life [If you have to give any online scam presentations, the topics the chat covers might give you some ideas. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://www.aarp.org/podcasts/the-perfect-scam/info-2021/scam-questions.html .


On the Art of Manliness Podcast. Podcast #680: Influence and Persuade Through Human Hacking [How to use the techniques of con men and swindlers to actually help people. He gives the clearest quick explanation of DISC assessment I’ve ever heard. His book (Hadnagy, Christopher. /Human Hacking : Win Friends, Influence People, and Leave Them Better Off for Having Met You./ HarperCollins Publishers, 2021.)is available through these libraries: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1224588008 SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://www.artofmanliness.com/articles/human-hacking-social-engineering/.


On the Coroner Talk™ Podcast. Listener / Student QandA [Just FYI. Hearing other people’s questions can often be informative in formulating one’s own. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://coronertalk.com/listener-student-qanda .


On the Law Enforcement Today Podcast. Talking Down an Armed Hostage Taker, Her Police Career. What Hollywood Gets Wrong [Autumn Clifford, of the “Changing the Culture” Podcast, describes her experiences as a young female officer, the realities of any new officer — and I’d like to know what version of Verbal Judo the host learned. That’s not now it was taught here! Still, Off. Clifford’s free “Got Grit” training program sounds interesting. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://omny.fm/shows/law-enforcement-today/talking-down-an-armed-hostage-taker-her-police-car.


On the Policing Matters Podcast. What cops need to know about the COVID vaccine right now [The guest answers questions and refutes myths about the vaccines. It reminded me of a Facebook post that told the story of a man who got his second shot, and, as he was driving home, noticed how blurry everything looked. Things didn’t improve when he got home, so he called the vaccination center to report the condition, and ask if he should call a doctor. The clinician told him not to call the doctor, but to come back to the vaccination site immediately. They had found his glasses. SLC. Well, it made /me/ laugh!] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://soundcloud.com/policingmatters/what-cops-need-to-know-about-the-covid-vaccine-right-now.


Retired Evanston Police Officers Keep Having Tax Returns Rejected, And Can’t Get Through To IRS To Find Out Why [This situation sounds like on eworth following. SLC] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://cbsloc.al/3epeG9P#.YFAFjLDfrrc.twitter .


Sandwich City Council Approves Bond Sales For Police Department [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://www.wspynews.com/news/local/sandwich-city-council-approves-bond-sales-for-police-department/article_109856be-80d9-11eb-ad97-2f00d351380f.html?utm_medium=social&utm.


Suburban officer wounded on duty promoted to honorary detective

[Tim Jones] [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: https://wgntv.com/news/suburban-officer-wounded-on-duty-promoted-to-honorary-detective/.


From Ancel Glink’s Municipal Minute blog. Court Rules in Public Body’s Favor in FOIA Case Brought by Inmate [Web Page]. Accessed 3-15-2021. Available at: http://municipalminute.ancelglink.com/2021/03/court-rules-in-public-bodys-favor-in.html .


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