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Manage Vehicle, Certification, and Equipment Tracking All in One Tool

How do you keep track of everything in your department?

Excel sheets?

PDF forms?

Folders? Subfolders?

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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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3 Tips to Help You Overcome Fear of Change in Your Department

When it comes time to make big, departmental changes, do you get nervous? Hesitant? Or wonder if you’re making the right decision?

Well here’s some good news, you’re definitely not alone.

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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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3 Most Common Patrol Schedules for a 100+ Person Police Department

Looking for different ways to schedule patrol in your department? After analyzing almost 200 law enforcement personnel schedules we found 3 that were most commonly used in 100+ person departments.

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Patrol Schedule Example For a 50 Person Police Department: 4 on 4 off

Many times departments that staff around 50-75 people need different schedules than those staffing, say, 200-400 people.

Or different than those staffing 10-20 people.

So here we will discuss one:

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Veterans Day Interview: A Look Into the Life of a Former Marine

November 2017 | Law Enforcement, Veterans Day

Veterans Day is a time to honor those who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.

As you know, our freedom does not come free. 

Hundreds of thousands of Americans sacrifice their lives so that we

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10 Hour Shift Schedule Example to Evaluate Before Your Next Shift Bid

Looking for a better way to schedule your 50-75 person police department? Maybe this is the article for you.

Maybe it's not.

But throughout our blog, we have many different 8, 10, and 12 hour

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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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