Police Health

Books

Aménagement de l’habitacle de véhicule de patrouille: analyse ergonomique et élaboration d’outils et de recommandations pour prévenir les troubles musculo-squelettiques et améliorer le confort et l’efficacité des patrouilles / Duford, Marie-Claude. Montréal, QC, Cdn: Marie-Claude Duford. HV 8080 .P9 D84 2010

An Analysis of Cultural Artifacts in a Municipal Police Department and Their Impact on the Success of Physical Fitness Policy Implementation / LaFeber, Pam: De Kalb, IL, USA: Pam LeFeber.  HV 7936 .H4 L34 2009

An Analysis of Fitness Policies and Programs Aimed at Improving the Physical Deterioration of Police Officers / Kennedy, Ann E. Platteville, WI, USA: Ann E. Kennedy. HV 7936 .H4 K46 2012

Caring for and About Those Who Serve: Work-Life Conflict and Employee Well Being Within Canada’s Police Departments / Duxbury, Linda. Ottawa, ON, Cdn: Sprott School of Business.    HD 4904.25 D88 2012

Clothing Comfort, Health and wellness in General Duty Police Load Bearing Vests From 2008 to Present Day / Vaughan, Shelden.  Sydney, Astrl: Shelden Vaughan. HV 7936 .E7B6 V38 2012

Counseling cops: what clinicians need to know / Kirschman, E., Fay, J., & Kamena, M. New York USA: The Guilford Press. HV 7936 .P75 K57 2014

Dying for the job: police work exposure and health / Violanti, J. M. Charles C. Thomas Publisher. HV 7936 .H4 V56 2014

The Effect of an Active Lumbar System on the Seating Comfort of Officers in Police Fleet Vehicles / Donnelly, Cyril J.  Warszawa, PL: Central Institute for Labour Protection - National Research Institute.  HV 7936 .V4 D67 2009

Ensuring the Psychological Well-Being of Law Enforcement / Puetz, Coreen. Platteville, WI, USA: Coreen Puetz. HV 7936 .P75 P84 2011

Evaluation of a Novel Thoracic Support for Police Officers During Prolonged Simulated Driving Exposures / Gruevski, Kristian May. Waterloo, ON, Cdn: Kristinal May Gruevski.  HV 7936 .H4 G78 2012

Fit for duty / Hoffman, R., & Collingwood, T. R.. Windsor, Ont. Cdn: Human Kenetics. HV 7936 .H4 H67 2015

Fitness and Lifestyle Management for Law Enforcement / Wagner-Wisotzki, Nancy.  Toronto, ON, Cdn: Edmond Montgomery Publications.    HV 7936 .H4 W12 2013

A Guide to Occupation Health and Safety for Law Enforcement Executives / Sandberg, Elizabeth Lang.  Washington, D.C. USA : Police Executive Research Forum.    HV 7936 .H4 S26 2010

The Health and Wellness of Law Enforcers: The Effective Health and Wellness Programs of Law Enforces / Cornell, Joshua M. Platteville, WI, USA: Joshua M. Cornell. HV 7936 .H4 C66 2011

How Cops Die: Understanding and Preventing Duty-Related Deaths / Kasper, Jody. Springfield, IL, USA: Charles C. Thomas. HV 8139 K37 2012

Identification of Potential Risk Factors For Injury to Police Officers in Using New Technologies / Hovbrender, Axel.  Richmond, BC, Cdn: Work Safe BC.  HV 7936 .V4 H68 2009

Identity and Later-Life Work Behaviors Among Retired Police Officers / Hill, Stephen C. Akron, OH, USA: Stephen C. Hill. HV 7936 .R56 H55 2013

The Impact of Shift Length in Policing on Performance, Health, Quality of Life, Sleep Fatigue, and Extra-Duty Employment / Amendola, Karen L. Washington, D.C. USA: U.S. Department of Justice. HV 7936 .H4 A45 2012

Law Enforcement Job Related Stress and Relationship Satisfaction / Hille, Charles Anthony. Irvine, CA, USA: Charles Anthony Hille. HV 7936 .J63 H55 2009

Occupation Stress, Dietary Self-Efficacy, Eating Habits and Body Composition in Police Officers / Grizzle, Rebecca Witten. Birmingham, AL, USA: Rebecca Witten Grizzle. HV 7936 .H4G75 2009

OSW Group Annual Summary / Stephens, Darrel. Washington, D.C., USA: U.S. Department of Justice. HV 7936 .H4 S74 2012

Physical Fitness, Stress and Their Effects on Police Performance / Holness, Michael A. New Britain, CT, USA: Michael A. Holness.  HV 7936 ,J63 H66 2009

Police Health and Safety: A Management Benchmarking Standard / Association of Chief Police Officers of England, Wales & Northern Ireland. London, GB: ACPO.   HV  7936 .H4 T46 2009

Police Officer Fatigue: The Effects of Consecutive Shift Work on Police Officer Performance / Waggoner, Lauren B. Pullman, WA, USA: Lauren B. Waggoner. HV 7936 .H4 W34 2012

The Public Health Applications of Law Enforcement Medical Direction: A Practical Experience With the Dallas Police Department / Eastman, Alexander L.  Dallas, Tx, USA: Alexander L. Eastman.  RA 645.6 .D3 E27 2009

Quantification and Evaluation of Physical Shoulder Exposures in Police Mobile Terminal Operators/ Mckinnon, Colin David.  Waterloo, ON, Cdn: Colin David McKinnon. HV 7936 .H4 M35 2009

Reducing officer injuries: final report: a summary of data findings and recommendations from a multi-agency injury tracking study. Washington, D.C. USA: International Association of Chiefs of Police. HV 7936 .H4 I58 2014

Sensemaking in a High-Risk Lifestyle: The Relationship Between Work and Family for Public Safety Families / Bochantin, Jaime Elizabeth. College Station, TX, USA: Jaime Elizabeth Bochantin. HD 4904.25 B63 2010

A Street Survival Guide for Public Safety Officers: The Cop Doc's Strategies for Surviving Trauma, Loss and Terrorism / Rudofossi, Daniel. Boca Raton, FL, USA: CRC Press. HV 7936 .J63 R83 2012

Support Framework for First Responder Family Members: A Proposed Model for Increasing Responder Effectiveness / Sturdivant, Brian E. Monterey, CA, USA: Brian E. Sturdivant. HV 551.3 S78 2009

Violence contre les policiers: comprendre l’évolution du taux de voies de fait contre les policiers au Canada / Gaumont Casisa, Judith.  Montréal, QC, Cdn: Judith Gaumont Casias.  HV 7936 .M8 2011
 

Articles

Adiposity in Policing: Mental Health Consequences / Violanti, John M.  International Journal of Mental Health, Vol. 13, No. 4  (2011), p. 257-266.

Advances and Ambivalences: Organisational Support ot Work-Life Balance in a Police Service / Trembaly, Diane-Gabrielle. Employment Relations Record, Vol. 11, No. 2 (2011), p. 75-93. (In EBSCOhost Online article contact library for a copy)

Association of Perceived Stress With Sleep Duration and Sleep Quality in Police Officers / Charles, Luenda E.  International Journal of Mental Health, Vol. 13, No. 4  (2011), p. 229-241.

Association of Sleep Quality With Depression in Police Officers / Slaven, James E.  International Journal of Mental Health, Vol. 13, No. 4  (2011), p. 267-277.

Associations Between Police Officer Stress and the Metabolic Syndrome / Hartley, Tara A.  International Journal of Mental Health, Vol. 13, No. 4  (2011), p. 243-256.

Battered Police: Risk Factors for Violence Against Law Enforcement Officers / Violence and Victims, Vol. 29, No. 1 (2014), p. 34-52 (contact library for a copy).

Becoming More Resilient / Larned, Jean G.  FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Vol. 81, No. 10 (Oct 2012), p. 25-31.

Beyond Survival Toward Officer Wellness (BeSTOW): Targeting Law Enforcement Training / Feemster, Samuel L.  Police Chief, Vol. 77, No. 11 (Nov 2010), p. 34, 36, 38-40, 42-43.

The Bulge & the Badge / Germanakos, Jim.  Law Enforcement Technology, Vol. 37, No. 10 (Oct 2010), p. 56-64.

The Bulge in Blue / Baker, Jeff.  Police: Law Enforcement Magazine, Vol. 37, No. 1 (Jan 2013), p. 22, 24-27.

Caffeine and Nicotine: Survival-Reversing Agents / Wilkerson, Ed.  Law and Order, Vol. 57, No. 12 (December 2009), p. 62-66.

Chemical Suicide: Charging in to Rescue Some Suicidal Subjects Could Cost You’re your Health and Maybe Your Life / Scoville, Dean.  Police: Law Enforcement Magazine, Vol. 35, No. 4 (Apr 2011), p. 32, 34-35.

Comparing Police Overwork in China and the USA: An Exploratory Study of Death From Overwork (‘Karoshi’) in Policing / Luo, Fei.  International of Police Science & management, Vol. 14, No. 2 (Summer 2012), p. 177-198.

A Comparison of Law Enforcement Divorce Rates with Those of Other Occupations / McCoy, Shawn P.  Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology, Vol. 25, No. 1 (April 2010), p. 1-16.

Comprehensive Wellness Programs: Maintaining Physical and Mental Fitness / Kasper, Jody.  Law and Order, Vol. 58, No. 11 (Nov 2010), p. 70-73.

Correlates of Foot Pursuit in the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department / Kaminski , Robert J. Police Quarterly, Vol. 15, No. 2 (Jun 2012), p. 177-196.

Dangerous Fatigue Conditions: A Study of Police Work and Law Enforcement Administration / Senjo, Scott R.  Police Practice and Research, Vol. 12, No. 3 (Jun 2011), p. 235-252.

An Empirical Examination of Retired Police Officer's Length of Retirement and Age of Death: A Research Note / Brandl, Steven G. Police Quarterly, Vol. 16, No. 1 (Mar 2013), p. 113-123.

The Employee Wellness Plan: A Strategy for Fighting the “Evil From Within” / McDonough, Mark E.  FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Vol. 80, No.12 (Dec 2011), p. 1-6.

Evaluation of Auditory Functions for Royal Canadian Mounted Police Officers / Vaillancourt, Veronique. Journal of the American Academy of Audiology, Vol. 22, No. 6 (Jun 2011), p. 313-331. (online Journal contact library for a copy)

Exploring Administrator’s Perceptions of Light-Duty Assignment / Rabe-Hemp, Cara E.  Police Quarterly, Vol. 14, No. 2 (Jun 2011), p. 124-141.

Factors Affecting Health of the Police Officials: Mediating Role of Job Stress / Tyagi, Akansha. Policing: An International Journal  of Police Strategies and Management Vol. 37 No. 3 (2014), p. 649-664.

Fatigue and Burnout in Police Officers: The Mediating Role of Emotions / Basinska, Beata Alexsandra. Policing: An International Journal  of Police Strategies and Management Vol. 37 No. 3 (2014), p. 665-680.

Fatigue Management In Policing / Toronto Police Service.  HQ, (Winter 2009), p. 22-24.

A Field Data Examination of Policy Constructs Related to Fatigue Conditions in Law Enforcement Personnel / Senjo, Scott R.  Police Quarterly, Vol. 12, No. 2 (June 2009), p. 123-136.

Fitness for the Desk-Bound Cop / Brzycki, Matt. Law and Order, Vol. 59, No. 10 (Oct 2011), p. 74-77.

Functional Fitness / Harbison, James.  Police: The Law Enforcement Magazine, Vol. 34, No. 5 (May 2010), p. 62, 64-65.

Functional Fitness, Part 1 / Vonk, Kathleen.  Law and Order, Vol. 57, No. 3 (March 2009), p. 17-18.

Functional Fitness, Part 2 / Vonk, Kathleen.  Law and Order, Vol. 57, No. 4 (April 2009), p. 15-16.

Going Strapless / Scoville, Dean. Police: Law Enforcement Magazine Vol. 35, No. 6 (Jun 2011), p. 44-45, 48, 50

Hard-Core Training For Hard-Core Cops, Part 1 / Vonk, Kathleen.  Law and Order, Vol. 57, No. 6 (June 2009), p. 14-16.

Hard-Core Training For Hard-Core Cops, Part 2 / Vonk, Kathleen.  Law and Order, Vol. 57, No. 7 (July 2009), p. 10-12.

Health Disparities in Police Officers: Comparisons to the U.S. General Populations / Hartley, Tara A.  International Journal of Mental Health, Vol. 13, No. 4  (2011), p. 211-220.

The Health in Hobbies / Perin, Michelle.  Law Enforcement Technology, Vol. 36, No. 10 (October 2009), p. 46, 48-53.

Health Matters: Cops & “Choir Practice” / Castellano, Cherie.  The Journal of Counterterrorism and Homeland Security International, Vol. 15, No. 2 (Summer 2009), p. 70-73.

How do we Reduce the Risk of Deaths and Injuries From Incidents Involving Police Cars? Understanding Injury  in the Swedish Context / Lundalv, Jorgen.  Police Practice and Research, Vol. 11, No. 5 (Oct 2010), p. 437-450.

Illegal Drug Use by Police Officers: Using Research and Investigations to Inform Prevention Strategies / Gorta, Anglea.  International Journal of Police Science and Management, Vol. 11, No. 1 (Spring 2009), p. 85-96.

Injuries to Officers and Suspects in Police Use-of-Force Cases: A Quasi-Experimental Evaluation / Taylor, Bruce.  Police Quarterly, Vol. 13, No. 3 (Sep 2010), p. 260-289.

The Impact of Agency Context, Policies, and Practices on Violence Against Police / Fridell, Lorie.  Journal of Criminal Justice, Vol. 37, No. 6 (2009), p. 542-552.

Impact of Emotional Labor and Value Dissonance on Burnout Among Police Officers / Schaible, Lonnie M.  Police Quarterly, Vol. 13, No. 3 (Sep 2010), p. 316-341.

In Harm’s Way: Duty to Care for Child Exploitation and Pornography Investigators / Krause, Meredith.  FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Vol. 78, No. 1 (January 2009), p. 20-29.

Interval Training: Burn More Calories in Less Time, Part 1 / Vonk, Kathleen.  Law and Order, Vol. 57, No. 8 (August 2009), p. 17-19.

Interval Training: Burn More Calories in Less Time, Part 2 / Vonk, Kathleen.  Law and Order, Vol. 57, No. 8 (September 2009), p. 36, 38.

Is Suicide Higher Among Separated/Retired Police Officers?: An Epidemiological Investigation / Violnati, Johm M.  International Journal of Mental Health, Vol. 13, No. 4  (2011), p. 221-228.

Job-Related Burnout Among Civilian and Sworn Police Personnel / McCarty, William P. Police Quarterly, Vol. 16, No. 1 (Mar 2013), p. 66-85.

Killed in the Line of Duty: Comparing Police Homicide Committed by Far-Right Extremists to All Police Homicides / Suttmoeller, Michael J. Law Enforcement Executive Forum, Vol. 13, No. 1 (Mar 2013), p. 45-64.

Laser Illumination: How to Protect Tactical Officers / Bunker, Robert J.  Tactical Edge, Vol. 27, No. 2 (Spring 2009), p. 22-24, 26.

Lessons From a Voluntary Fitness Program / Hoelzer, Gary.  Law and Order, Vol. 58, No. 4 (April 2010), p. 58-61.

Law Enforcement Healthy Marriage and Family Project / Westphal, Gary.  Police Chief, Vol. 76, No. 1 (January 2009), p. 48-50.

Life After Retirement: In Search of ‘Happily Ever After’ / Tanguay-Masner, Valerie.  Journal of California Law Enforcement, Vol. 43, No. 1 (2009), p. 25-30.

Life Satisfaction Amongst Police Officers Working in the Area of Child Abuse Investigation / Powell, Marline B.  International Journal of Police Science and Management, Vol. 13, No. 2 (Summer 2011), p. 187-194.

Lifting for Women / Bartuch, Karen.  Law and Order, Vol. 60, No. 5 (May 2012), p. 66-69.

Lifting for Women: The Back Attack / Bartuch, Karen.  Law and Order, Vol. 60, No. 10  (Oct  2012), p. 46-49.

Longitudinal Changes in the Physical Activity Patterns of Police Officers / Lagestad, Pal. International Journal of Police Science & Management, Vol. 16, No. 1 (Spring 2014), p. 76-86.

Making a Fitness Program Successful / Panos, Marsha.  Law and Order, Vol. 58, No. 4 (April 2010), p. 62-66.

Metabolic Syndrome and Sleep Duration in Police Officers / Mccanlies, Erin C. Work, Vol. 43, No. 2 (2012), p. 133-139. (In EBSCOhost Online article contact library for a copy)

Monitoring the Impact of Scenario-Based Use-of-Force Simulations on Police Heart Rate: Evaluating the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Skills Refresher Program / Armstrong, Jennifer.  Western Criminology Review, Vol. 15, No. 1 (2014), p. 51-59.

Musculoskeletal Injuries in the Workplace: Perceptions of Swedish Police / Ramstrand, Nerrolyn. International Journal of Police Science and Management. Vol 14, No. 4 (Winter 2012), p. 3334-342.

No Excuses: Break Mental and Physical Barriers to Body Armor Wear Compliance / Kanable, Rebecca. Law Enforcement Technology, Vol. 37, No. 10 (Oct 2010), p. 42-44, 46, 48-52.

Not Enough Sleep is Dangerous / Slahor, Stephenie.  Law and Order, Vol. 56, No. 4 (April 2008), p. 58-64.

Officer Needs Assistance: Police Officers’ Attitudes and Mental Health After Critical Incident Involvement / Peters, Andrew.  Law Enforcement Executive Forum, Vol. 9, No. 1 (2009), p. 53-66.

On Choosing the Right Operational Police Physician / Dennis, Andrew.  Police Chief, Vol. 78, No. 12 (Dec 2011), p. 34, 36, 38-39.

On-Duty Workout Programs: Pro & Con-There is a Link Between a Daily Fitness Regiment and Injury Prevention / Kasper, Jody. Law and Order, Vol. 61, No. 3 (Mar 2013), p. 24-27.

The Organisational structure of Police Departments and Assaults on Police Officers / Willits, Dale W. International Journal of Police Science & Management, Vol. 16, No. 2 (Summer 2014), p. 140-154.

Police Officers Killed on Duty: A Differenct Vieww / Kachurik,Sarah.  International Journal of Police Science & Management, Vol. 15, No. 2 (Summer 2013), p. 114-124.

The Physical Hazards of Police Work Revisited / Brandl, Steven G.  Police Quarterly, Vol. 15, No.38 (Sep 2012), p. 262-282.

Physical Skills and Work Performance in Policing  / Lagestad, Pal.  International Journal of Police Science and Management, Vol. 14, No. 1 (2012), p. 58-70.

Police and Alcohol Use: A Descriptive Analysis and Associations With Stress Outcomes / Violanti, John M. American Journal of Criminal Justice, Vol. 36, No. 4 (Dec 2011), p. 344-356. (online Journal contact library for a copy)

Predictive Models for Police Physical Tests / Gotay, Alberto.  Law and Order, Vol. 58, No. 2 (February 2010), p. 32-35.

Preventing Ring Associated Injuries: Think Twice Before Wearing That Ring / Levy, Matthew J.  Tactical Edge, Vol. 27, No. 1 (Winter 2009), p. 64-66.

Problematic Alcohol Consumption by Police Officers and Other Protective Service Employees : A Comparative Analysis / Weir, Henriika. Journal of Criminal Justice, Vol. 40, No. 1 (Jan-Feb 2012), p. 72-82.

Recognizing and Mitigating Fatigue Cause by Sleep Deprivation: A Command Perspective / Dugan, Kevin.  Tactical Edge, Vol. 30, No. 1 (Winter 2012), p. 14-16, 18, 20-21.

Relationship Between Efficiency of Pistol Shooting and Selected Physical-Physiological Paramerters of Police / Kayihan, Gurha. Policing: A International Journal of Police Strategies & Management, Vol. 36, No. 4 (2013), p. 819-832.

The Relevance of Spirituality in Policing: A Dual Analysis / Smith, Jonathan.  International Journal of Police Science & Management, Vol. 12, No. 3 (Autumn 2010), p. 320-338.

Resiliency as a Path to Wellness / Pitts, Steven.  Police Chief, Vol. 79, No. 12 (Dec 2012), p. 18-19, 23-24.

Responding with Fight or Flight / Bertomen, Lindsey.  Law Enforcement Technology, Vol. 35, No. 10 (October 2009), p. 26-31.

The Role of Psychological Well-Being in Job Performance, Employee Retention and Cardiovascular Health / Wright, Thomas A.  Organizational Dynamics, Vol.  39, No. 1, (January-March 2010), p. 13-23.

Run with Your Gun / Bertomen, Lindsey.  Law Enforcement Technology, Vol. 37, No. 4 (April 2010), p. 52, 54-57.

Safety and Health Protection Efforts in the Police Service / LaTourrette, Tom.  Police Chief, Vol. 78, No. 6 (Jun 2011), p.74, 76, 78.

Shift Work and Long-Term Injury Among Police Officers / Violanti, John M. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health, Vol. 39, No. 4 (2013), p. 361-368.  (Online article.  Contact the library for a copy)

Sickness Presenteeism Among Swedish Police Officers / Leinweber, Constanze. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, Vol. 21, No. 1 (Mar 2011), p. 17-22 (Online article contact library for a copy)

Skin and Respiratory Disorders Following the Identification of Disaster Victims in Thailand / Huusom, Anja Julie. Forensic Science, Medicine and Pathology, Vol. 8, No. 2 (2012), p. 114-117.

Sleep Disorders, Work Shifts and Officer Wellness / Pearsall, Beth. NIJ Journal, No. 270 (Jun 2012), p. 36-39.

Sleep Disorders, Health and Safety in Police Officers / Rajaratnam, Shantha M. W.  JAMA, Vol. 306, No. 23 (2011), p. 2567-2578.

La souffrance au travail: état des lieux / Pezé, Marie. Revue de la Gendarmerie Nationale, No. 228 (septembre 2008), p. 36-43.

Spirituality: An Invisible Weapon for Wounded Warriors / Feemster, Samule L.  FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Vol. 78, No. 1 (January 2009), p. 1-12.

A Summary Analysis of Police Deaths in Australia: Implications for Prevention / Allard, Troy.  International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice, Vol. 33, No. 1 (Spring 2009), p. 61-82.

Time For Second Changes / Scoville, Sean.  Police: Law Enforcement Magazine, Vol. 37, No. 8 (Aug 2013), p.36, 38-39, 42-43. ( retirement )

Too Much Exercise?: Acute Exertional Rhabdomyolysis in the Training Environment / Thompson, Larry.  Journal of the Law Enforcement Training Center, Vol. 7, No. 2 (Fall 2009), p. 35-37.

Training for Injury / Wetzel, Tom  Law and Order, Vol. 58, No.1 (January 2010), p. 69-73.

Vicarious Traumatization and Spirituality in Law Enforcement / Tovar, Lynn A.  FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Vol. 80, No. 7 (Jul 2011), p. 16-21.

Vigilance Fatigue in Policing: A Critical Threat to Public Safety and Officer Well-Being / Krause, Meredith.  FBI Law Enforcement Bulleting, Vol. 81, No. 12 (Dec 2012), p. 3-11.

What Gets You Killed / Griffith, David.  Police: Law Enforcement Magazine, Vol. 35, No. 7 (Jul 2011), p. 12-15.

Who is Qualified to Provide Expert Testimony on the Psychological Fitness for Duty of a Police Officer?: A Guide For Agencies, Lawyers and Hearing Officers / Guller, Mathew.  Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology, Vol. 25, No. 2 (Oct 2010), p. 67-74.

Why We Work Out / Bartlett, Derrick D.  Police: Law Enforcement Magazine, Vol. 35, No. 3 (Mar 2011), p. 36, 38-41.

Work-Related Violence, Debriefing and Increased Alcohol Consumption Among Police Officers / Leino, Tuula.  International Journal of Police Science and Management, Vol. 13, No. 2 (Summer 2011), p. 149-157.