Funding your departments is not always easy. Whether your area just does not have a big enough budget, or there is a lot of new technology that you want to get, it can be difficult. The good news
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Have you ever wanted to send out emergency warnings or notifications to your whole community? Have you ever wanted to talk to neighbors without going to their house? Nixle and Nextdoor are two of
How do you keep track of everything in your department?
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.
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.
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
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
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
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.
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: