Tag Archives: COP

Chasing the Dragon

Is someone you care for heading down the path of drug or substance abuse? Do you know a kid who is smoking Cannabis or dabbing, and as a result struggling with addiction? Don’t just watch this self-destruction, do something.  Please, … Continue reading

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#EPDProud

Without you the consequences would be unthinkable. To the men and women of law enforcement, we appreciate all that you are and what you do for us. ENJOY this Paul Harvey video.  Whether you know it or not you are … Continue reading

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De-escalation Training and Rural Policing

A distraught woman holds a knife to her chest and threatens suicide because she had a miscarriage. How would you handled this incident? To complicate matters she has barricaded herself in a car with the engine running. A 25 year … Continue reading

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The Courage to Police…Do You?

While conducting a hiring interview this week, a recent academy graduate said, “I would ensure my safety, then that of my partners and then the community…” This was in response to an ethical question concerning an officer using excessive force. … Continue reading

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Chief’s Advisory Panel

Over the past year, EPD with the approval of City Council, has worked to create a Chief’s Advisory Panel.  The panel’s first meeting will be held at EPD HQ on August 11, 2015 at 1600 hours. Some members of the board … Continue reading

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