NLELP has produced a series of podcasts on topics of interest to LELs.

Podcast: Pete Abrams and Monty Allsop on Managing a Rural LEL Program

April 1st, 2016|Comments Off on Podcast: Pete Abrams and Monty Allsop on Managing a Rural LEL Program

Pete Abrams and Monty Allsop are the Law Enforcement Liaisons with the Highway Safety Program of the Wyoming Department of Transportation. Wyoming is a geographically large but largely rural state, which poses a distinct set of challenges for LELs, particularly in encouraging participation in traffic enforcement campaigns and in maintaining […]

Podcast: Sheriff John Whetsel and Ed Hutchison on Officer Safety

February 1st, 2016|Comments Off on Podcast: Sheriff John Whetsel and Ed Hutchison on Officer Safety

During the GHSA 2015 Annual Meeting, the National LEL Program sat down with Sheriff John Whetsel, Sheriff of Oklahoma County, Oklahoma and chair of the National Sheriffs Association Traffic Safety Committee, and Ed Hutchinson, Director of Traffic Safety for the National Sheriffs Association, to talk about ways to reduce […]

Podcast: Sheriff Clint Shrum on Relationships with Law Enforcement Agencies

January 7th, 2016|Comments Off on Podcast: Sheriff Clint Shrum on Relationships with Law Enforcement Agencies

Grundy County, Tennessee, Sheriff Clint Shrum has had a varied career that has run the gamut from police officer, to LEL with the Tennessee Governors Highway Safety Office, to his current role. Along the way, he has made traffic safety a priority.

Sheriff Shrum sat down with us at the […]

Podcast: Larry Coggins on Social Media

November 9th, 2015|Comments Off on Podcast: Larry Coggins on Social Media

Today’s conversation is with Larry Coggins, who is the Southwest Florida Law Enforcement Liaison. A former public relations officer and state trooper with the Florida Highway Patrol, he has extensive knowledge of traffic law enforcement and law enforcement public relations. We sat down at the 2015 GHSA Annual Meeting in […]

Podcast: Officer Jermaine Galloway on Drug Prevention Education

April 24th, 2015|Comments Off on Podcast: Officer Jermaine Galloway on Drug Prevention Education

Officer Jermaine Galloway is an Alcohol Compliance Officer with the Boise (Idaho) Police Department and the creator of the Tall Cop Says Stop website and presentations. He took some time out of his busy schedule at this year’s Lifesavers Conference to sit down with us to discuss how he got […]

Podcast: John Hughes on the National Park Service LEL program

April 21st, 2015|Comments Off on Podcast: John Hughes on the National Park Service LEL program

Last December, the National Park Service announced the formation of a law enforcement liaison program, as part of a joint initiative with NHTSA. John Hughes was named the first NPS LEL. A 29-year veteran of the NPS and Chief Ranger of Hot Springs National Park in Arkansas, Hughes is building […]

Podcast: Tim Roberts on Florida’s Challenge Programs

April 14th, 2015|Comments Off on Podcast: Tim Roberts on Florida’s Challenge Programs

Tim Roberts is a Florida Law Enforcement Liaison working in the state’s Panhandle region. He sat down with us during a break at the recent Lifesavers Conference to discuss Florida’s Challenge programs, how they work, which metrics they track to determine success and how other states can replicate this type […]