//The LEL Newsletter

The LEL | April 2016

In This Issue: Arizona's Law Enforcement Phlebotomy Program | LEL Training and Guidance Curriculum | Best Practices | Seat Belt Enforcement | Partner Spotlight: RADD | Tips to Testify | Training and Research | Awards and Events | Traffic Safety Calendar Download The LEL | Apr 2016 >>

The LEL | April 20162016-04-26T14:48:17-05:00

The LEL | January 2016

In This Issue: The Crime Reduction Challenge | NLELP 2016 Updates | Best Practices | From LELs to IDELs | LEL Spotlight: Kansas Child Safety | Partner Spotlight: FHWA Data Dashboard | Tips to Testify | Training and Research | Awards and Events | Traffic Safety Calendar Cover Story: The Crime Reduction Challenge: Using DDACTS [...]

The LEL | January 20162016-01-21T10:09:14-05:00

The Crime Reduction Challenge: Using DDACTS for Success

By Stephen Scot Mayer, Carlos Xavier Cantu and John David Osborne Jr. Harlingen, Texas is a unique place to live, work, and play. Its citizens enjoy a sub-tropical climate that allows them to participate in outdoor activities almost year-round. As a result, local and regional sports are always significant events in Harlingen. The climate, as [...]

The Crime Reduction Challenge: Using DDACTS for Success2019-03-06T17:22:58-05:00

The LEL | October 2015

In this issue: Traffic Safety in National Parks | The Business Meeting | Best Practices | First Person | Tips to Testify | LEL Spotlight: Georgia Heat | Partner Spotlight: MADD | Training and Research | Awards and Events | Traffic Safety Calendar Download The LEL | Oct 2015 >>

The LEL | October 20152015-10-16T09:44:06-05:00

The LEL | July 2015

In this issue: Medical Marijuana Enforcement Challenges | Building Relationships | Best Practices | First Person | Tips to Testify | Region 1 Spotlight | Training and Research | Awards and Events | Traffic Safety Calendar Strengthening the Relationship between LELs, TSRPs, Police and Local Prosecutors >> Download The LEL | July 2015 >>

The LEL | July 20152015-07-06T10:47:35-05:00

Strengthening the Relationship between LELs, TSRPs, Police and Local Prosecutors

By David Daggett In order to adequately and effectively carry out highway safety initiatives, a good working relationship between law enforcement liaisons (LELs), police and prosecutors (both TSRPs and local prosecutors) is paramount. While we are all members of the same team, we are not always on the same page when it comes to carrying [...]

Strengthening the Relationship between LELs, TSRPs, Police and Local Prosecutors2019-03-06T17:23:00-05:00

The LEL | April 2015

In this issue: Dabbing: The New Trend | Information Sharing | Best Practices | Effective Mobilizations | First Person | LEL Spotlight: NPS | Partner Spotlight: FMCSA | Tips to Testify | Training and Research | Awards and Events | Traffic Safety Calendar Download The LEL | April 2015 >>

The LEL | April 20152015-04-24T11:47:23-05:00

The LEL | January 2015

In this issue: Cover Story: DDACTS: Traffic Safety by the Numbers NLELP Update: Don't Blink Best Practices | Remembering Jim Allison | Crash Causation Data | Spotlight: Region 7 | Partner Spotlight: NOYS | Tips to Testify | Training and Research | Awards and Events | Traffic Safety Calendar Download The LEL | January 2015 [...]

The LEL | January 20152019-03-06T17:23:04-05:00

DDACTS: Traffic Safety by the Numbers

Early Successes in Region 2 By John Coyle and Shannon Purdy Over the past few years, increased publicity and marketing has sparked a national conversation among members of the law enforcement profession about the Data-Driven Approaches to Crime and Traffic Safety (DDACTS) initiative. DDACTS is being promoted as a tool to improve data applications, reduce [...]

DDACTS: Traffic Safety by the Numbers2019-03-06T17:23:04-05:00

Don’t Blink

By Vernon Betkey Singer Kenny Chesney recorded a song titled, “Don’t Blink,” and in the lyrics he says that “a hundred years goes faster than you think.” Time certainly seems to fly by pretty quickly, and the older we get, the quicker it goes. As a young child, you probably remember waiting for Santa Claus [...]

Don’t Blink2019-03-06T17:23:04-05:00

The LEL | October 2014

In this issue: Cover Story: Inhibitors to Effective Traffic Safety and Enforcement A Year in Review | Best Practices | What is HVE? | Spotlight: Maryland | Tips to Testify | Training and Resources | Awards and Events | Traffic Safety Calendar Download The LEL/October 2014

The LEL | October 20142019-03-06T17:23:05-05:00

CHALLENGE: 5,681 Miles, Four Days, Zero Fatalities

By Steven Cardarella Recently, 15 state patrol and state police agencies participated with local and municipal law enforcement agencies on the CHALLENGE: 5,681 Miles, Four Days, Zero Fatalities, during a high visibility enforcement (HVE) campaign along the entire length of Interstates 90 and 94. The CHALLENGE goal was to prevent crashes, injuries and fatalities during [...]

CHALLENGE: 5,681 Miles, Four Days, Zero Fatalities2019-03-06T17:23:05-05:00

Inhibitors to Effective Traffic Safety and Enforcement

By Sheldon Greenberg, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University "Traffic safety programs form an integral component of the effective, comprehensive law enforcement operation. Unfortunately, not all law enforcement executives recognize this important fact." - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [1] Effective traffic enforcement is important to the quality of life in and sustainability of neighborhoods and communities. [...]

Inhibitors to Effective Traffic Safety and Enforcement2019-03-06T17:23:06-05:00

The LEL | July 2014

In this issue: Making a Difference | Best Practices | Below 100 | From the Bench | Spotlight: Idaho | Partner Spotlight: Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility | Region 10 Spotlight | Tips to Testify | Training and Research | Awards and Events | Traffic Safety Campaigns Download The LEL/July 2014

The LEL | July 20142014-10-09T11:21:04-05:00

The LEL | April 2014

In this issue: New Tools for LELs | Tracking Drugged Driving | Highway Safety Plans | Death by Motor Vehicle | Texas LEL Project | Partner Spotlight: AAMVA | Region 5 Spotlight | Training and Research | Awards and Events | Traffic Safety Campaigns Download The LEL/April 2014

The LEL | April 20142014-10-09T11:30:10-05:00