Newsletter - recommended readinghttps://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended readingen-us2019-08-17T07:32:42.4982366-05:00<b>The Deprived - Innocent on Death Rowhttps://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=718713/15/2019 12:00:00 AM<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Could you be the next innocent American on death row? The risk is greater than you think!</font><br><br><br><b>'The Deprived: Innocent On Death Row' </b>is a true crime book that tells how thousands of Americans are convicted of crimes they never committed. Many of them end up on death row where inmates have been executed despite their innocence.<br><br><br>The book describes the dramatic stories of innocent death row inmates and investigates the murder cases that led to their wrongful convictions.<b>K9 Teams - Beyond the Basics of Search and Rescue and Recoveryhttps://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=7150011/20/2018 12:00:00 AM<img src="https://TexasPoliceNews.com/html/K9%20Teams.jpg?10319" style="border: 0px solid black; float: left;" width="298" height="501">It has been said that about the only thing two K9 handlers agree about is what a third handler is doing wrong.&nbsp; Whether in search and rescue or cadaver and human remains detection, there's a variety of opinions in how handlers and dogs train and work.<B>WIN: A Memoir of a School Shooting by Gabe Medrano</B>https://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=6836910/11/2017 12:00:00 AM<div align="center"><img src="https://TexasPoliceNews.com/html/WIN%20Gabe%20Medrano.jpg?115854" style="border:0px solid black;" alt="" width="270" height="406"><br></div><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">A Fort Worth Police Officer working as a School Resource Officer and his civilian partner become engaged in a life or death struggle with 2 known gang members. One gang member attacks a civilian employee of the school districts Safety and Security Department while another gang member (while in handcuffs) yells for the other young men with him to attack the Police Officer.<font color="red"><b>Dishonored And Forgotten</font></b>https://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=659192/16/2017 12:00:00 AM<div align="center"><img src="https://TexasPoliceNews.com/html/Dishonored.jpg?83517" style="border:0px solid black;" width="331" height="448"><br><br><font size="2" face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">The authors team together writing this fictional account of historical events surrounding a police narcotics scandal.&nbsp; In 1953 the Houston Police Department was rocked by corruption at the highest levels.<font color="red"><b>Blood Trails Across Texas</font>https://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=594442/22/2016 12:00:00 AM<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="3"><b>Every Investigator Has A Career Case</b><br><br>This is a true crime book documenting multiple cops' career cases.&nbsp; These are short stories written without filler or fluff.<font color="red"><b>Leaving Blue</font>https://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=586721/10/2016 12:00:00 AM<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><b>GET WHAT YOU WANT OUT OF LIFE!<br>WITH THE RIGHT TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES, YOU CAN RETIRE WITH PEACE OF MIND.</b><br><br><i>Leaving Blue: 50 Lessons on Retiring Well from Law Enforcement will help you:</i><br>+ Bring order to your current financial situation<br>+ Understand the major financial components of your retirement<br>+ See the power of turbocharging your dollar<br>+ Prepare for milestones on the road to retirement<br><br><i>When you put the tools and techniques from Leaving Blue in place, you will:</i><br>+ Improve your financial situation dramatically<br>+ Experience less stress and frustration<br>+ Enjoy greater freedom in your life<br>+ Achieve more in your life than you ever thought possible<br><br><font color="#000080" face="Geneva, Arial, Sans Serif">Jeff Kikel has been in the financial services industry for over 20 years and has extensive experience with workplace retirement plans.&nbsp; He has provided education and financial planning to law enforcement, fire departments, and Fortune 500 companies.<br><br>Joe Serio is a keynote speaker, trainer, and author.<font color="red"><b>Dispatcher Stress</font>https://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=5808912/12/2015 12:00:00 AM<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><b>GET WHAT YOU WANT OUT OF LIFE!&nbsp; LEARN HOW TO DE-STRESS TO LEAVE THE JOB AT THE JOB AND HAVE MORE HAPPINESS, PEACE, AND RESILIENCE.</b><br><br>"In one sentence to describe what I thought about your book:&nbsp; I love it !!!<br>Senior PSR Jill Woo,<br>Dispatcher Supervisor LAPD Communications<br><br><b><i>Dispatcher Stress:</i> 50 Lessons on Beating the Burnout will help you:</b><br>* See how daily feelings of stress affect your work<br>* Use simple tools to stop negative thinking<br>* Embrace change for greater resilience<br>* Reconnect with the things that make you happy<br><br><b>When you put the tools and techniques from Dispatcher Stress in place, you will:</b><br><br>*Feel relief from tension, frustration, and insomnia<br>* Be free to do the things you really want to do<br>* Relax in the midst of the toughest challenges<br>*Experience clarity and peace of mind again<br><br>Adam Timm is a trainer, keynote speaker, author, and retired 10-year veteran dispatcher of the LAPD<br><br>Joe Serio is a law enforcement trainer and publisher of the Get the Nerve series of books.<br><br><b><a href="http://www.joeserio.com " target="_blank">www.joeserio.com </a></b></font><br><br><img src="https://TexasPoliceNews.com/html/Dispatcher-Stress.jpg" style="border:0px solid black;" height="672" width="454"><br><br><b><font color="red">PreFense - The 90% Advantage</b></font>https://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=5030412/26/2014 12:00:00 AMLet's face it; you don't expect your home to be invaded when you're asleep in your bed.&nbsp; You don't expect your kids to be bullied or kidnapped when you send them off to school.<b>Detecting Deception</b>https://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=5024212/22/2014 12:00:00 AM<p><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Learn to effectively, accurately &amp; consistently detect deception! Let a highly seasoned and heavily trained "lie detector" teach you:- Conversation techniques that can increase your chances of getting honest information from suspects - The critical difference between "profiling" suspects &amp; "discriminating" - Active listening skills that can prove priceless for information gathering - The importance of paying attention to EVERY SINGLE word a suspect says!<br></font><br><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Sometimes the most elusive thing in law enforcement can be the truth.</font></p><p><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Here's how to find it!</font></p><p><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Investigator Paul S. McCormick, a highly seasoned, heavily trained "lie detector" shares his knowledge of the strategies that peel away layers of deception and reveal the truth.</font></p><p><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Available at:</font></p><p><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Detecting-Deception-Paul-S-McCormick/dp/1608850692/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1419258466&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=detecting+deception" target="_blank"><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Amazon.com </font></a></p><p><a href="http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/detecting-deception-paul-s-mccormick/1117793488?ean=9781608850792" target="_blank"><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Barnes &amp; Nobel </font></a></p><b>Homicide in Black & White</p>https://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=455886/7/2014 12:00:00 AM<font face="times"><img border="0" align="Left" src="https://texaspolicenews.com/html/Homicide%20In%20Black%20-%20White.jpg" height="250" width="163">When Texas justice fails, an ex-cop teams with a retired Delta Force soldier to ensure that murder doesn't go unpunished .... or does it?</font><div style="font-family: times;"><br>Homicide in Black &amp; White, the first of The Tanner &amp; Thibodaux Action Adventure Series, introduces the two namesakes of the series title as they solve crime and deal with their own demons while seeking justice in a small town.</div><div style="font-family: times;"><br></div><div><font face="times">During their pursuit to reveal the truth, a lingering influence of arcahic dogmas that devalue women and accentuate racial prejudice is revealed.<b>The Park Place Rangers</b>https://texaspolicenews.com/default.aspx?act=newsletter.aspx&category=recommended reading&newsletterid=429211/18/2014 12:00:00 AM<p>The Park Place Rangers was the monikor given to a group of officers who worked at the Park Place Police substation in southeast Houston, Texas, from the mid sixties until the station was closed in 1989.</p><p><img border="0" align="left" src="https://texaspolicenews.com/html/ParkPlaceRangers.jpg" width="250" height="400">They were sometimes considered a wild and dowdy bunch, but no one ever questioned their dedication to curbing crime, chasing bad guys and having a good time doing it.