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Most Common Patrol Rotations for 75 Officers - 3 Schedule Examples

Re-evaluating patrol schedules for your department? You came to the right place. We collected data from over 100 departments patrol schedules. We categorized the differences by number of

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3 Reasons Why Police Departments Are Now Using Scheduling Templates

Do you ever get the feeling that there is just too much to do in a day?

With the amount of tasks you face when you walk in the door, taking time to write a schedule may be the last thing you want

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Top 3 Most Popular Schedule Examples for a 50 Person Department

Your department isn't huge but its not small either. So what kind of schedule is best for a 50 person department?

There are a lot of options but in this article we will go over the 3 most popular

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What Are Time Off Accruals and How Can You Manage Them Easily?

If you are an administrator, especially dealing with payroll or scheduling, you have probably heard the term "accrual" before.

But what are time off accruals? How do they work? How can you manage

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5 Reasons Why You Should Negotiate the Switch to 12 Hour Shifts

While 12-hour shifts can be exhausting, they have some promising advantages.

They are the most popular shift length used by the departments using our system (PlanIt Schedule).

So there has to be a

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Law Enforcement Schedules: Top 8, 10, and 12-Hour Shift Examples

When evaluating the different patrol schedules that law enforcement agencies (that use PlanIt) use, we evaluated which ones were the most popular overall. 

It turns out, that 12-hour schedules were

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Negatives of 12-Hour Shift Schedules and How to Best Manage Them

Many people argue that 12-hour shift schedules in a 24-hour agency are the most effective and provide the best outcome for managers and employees alike.

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7 Different 12 Hour Shift Schedule Examples to Cover Round the Clock

12-hour shifts are pretty common in 24-hour agencies. We found that approximately 41% of law enforcement departments that use PlanIt, schedule with 12-hour shifts. 

While they do seem to make

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6 Tools That Make 24x7 Police Scheduling Easier

Creating, posting, and maintaining schedules to cover round the clock is not a simple task.

It can become very time consuming and, if not done properly, create a lot of issues.

One huge issue we

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6 of the Best 8-Hour Shift Schedules to Cover 24x7

Law enforcement schedules can be a headache to create and maintain. 

Do you use 12, 10, or 8-hour shifts? There are pros and cons to each but this article will provide some insight for those

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PlanIt Police scheduling software is extremely powerful yet easy-to-use. It is meant to simplify scheduling and enhance communication for law enforcement agencies. PlanIt was developed by Ragnasoft, Inc who have specialized in public safety scheduling solutions for over 10 years.

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