July 15, 2020

Recruiting, Retention, and Dealing With Problem Employees

Recruiting, Retention, and Dealing With Problem Employees

Dr. Jones talks with Deputy Chief Don Green (Ret.), who was also the longest standing Executive Director of the Law Enforcement Innovation Center.  Dr. Jones taps into Mr. Green's wealth of expertise to get his insight into trending issues on recruitment, retention, and problematic employees.  They talk about challenges police departments face in recruiting and retaining officers, given the current climate in law enforcement.  They discuss variations in policies regarding tattoos and facial hair.  They also talk about the defund the police movement and how negatively impactful that sentiment could be for the future of law enforcement and civilization altogether.  Furthermore, they discuss how important it is to address employee-related issues, especially when there can be criminal implications.