By Dr. Michael Pittaro
Even though correctional officers are used to being exposed to communicable, infectious diseases, it is critical that prisons devise an action plan to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Learn about the unique challenges of trying to contain the virus within the nation’s correctional institutions.
The fast spread of coronavirus poses a major risk to public health in the US and globally. In this podcast, AMU’s Dr. Samer Koutoubi discusses COVID-19’s impact on schools and businesses, local health protocols, the benefits of social distancing, and how communities can prepare for the growing number of cases.
By Dr. Randall Hanifen
One of the movements in the fire service over the past two decades is the movement towards community risk reduction as opposed to fire prevention. Learn more about how this change in philosophy lowers the overall risk to the community while helping to save lives and improve the local economy.
By Dr. Gary Deel
During the investigation of a case against a hotel security officer who lured a young man into a bathroom, learn the definitions of assault and battery and how these charges apply to this case.
By Dr. Jarrod Sadulski
Learn how gunshot detection technology can help police officers pinpoint the exact location of a shooting so they can respond faster and more accurately.
By Dr. Chuck Russo and Dr. Samer Koutoubi
Police officers and other first responders are at a much greater risk of being exposed to and contracting COVID-19 coronavirus. Here are several ways that public safety professionals can protect themselves from this contagious respiratory disease.