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Unusual Weapon

Unusual Weapon
Pepper Pager

This plastic item is designed to look like a pager. It actually dispenses pepper spray. Law
enforcement officers should be aware that offenders may attempt to use this device, which can pose a serious threat.

Pepper Pager Pepper Pager

09.09.10

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Campus Safety
By Mario Scalora, Andre Simons, and Shawn VanSlyke
Effective assessment and management strategies can help authorities address various threats facing campuses.

Threat Assessment Teams
By Steve Albrecht
Threat assessment teams strive to prevent or manage violence at schools and workplaces.

Retaliation in Discrimination Cases
By Lisa A. Baker, J.D.
Employers should take proactive steps to train managers to ensure that they understand the concept of retaliation.

Leadership Spotlight
Hey, Did You Hear About...?

Perspective
The Tragic Toll of Police Work

Unusual Weapon
Pepper Pager

Bulletin Reports
Stalking Victimization, Language Barriers, Reducing Crime, Community Policing

ViCAP Alert
Homicide Victim

Author Guidelines

The Bulletin Notes

Patch Call

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