Is there a fair way to allocate overtime? So many factors come into play like hours worked, seniority, etc. So what is fair and how do you manage it?
Topic: Law Enforcement
Creating a schedule for the new year? We are here to help. This article includes a compilation of shift schedule examples for personnel in 24/7 organizations. It is split up by shift times (ex: 8, 10, and 12-hour shifts), and by department size (number of officers). Browse and download...
Funding your department is not always easy, but fortunately there are plenty of grant and fundraising options available to law enforcement. Learn more today.
Have you heard of Nixle & Nextdoor but aren't quite sure what they are or how they work? In this article we will look at their functionality in law enforcement.
PlanIt Police has the tools you need to effectively track vehicle and equipment management and certification status. Add PlanIt to your police department!
Many argue that 12-hour shifts are the most effective for 24-hour agencies. Discover the negative impacts 12-hour shifts can have on your employees today.
Law enforcement technology is ever changing. Check out a few ways in which you can overcome your fear of change and gain a positive attitude moving forward.
12 hour shift schedules are very common in law enforcement. Almost 50% of PlanIt Police users schedule with 12 hour shifts. There are at least 7 major...
Creating, posting, and managing schedules for 24/7 just got a lot easier with these 6 tools. Discover how these tools in the PlanIt Schedule can help your office.
Law enforcement schedules can be a headache to create and maintain. Get some insights on how to make an 8-hour shift schedule for 24/7 coverage.
Looking for different ways to schedule patrol in your department? Check out these 3 officer scheduling examples for departments with 100+ employees.
View this schedule example for a 50 person police department with a 4 on 4 off schedule. This type of schedule offers a variety of benefits to your officers.
Veterans Day is a time when we honor those who have served in the military. In this post, we will share an interview with a veteran from our office.
Looking for a better way to schedule your 50-75 person department? Try out these 10-hour shift schedule templates to see if they work for your officers.
Thinking about switching to a 10-hour shift schedule for 24/7 coverage? View these 3 different scheduling examples that can help your police department.
What 8 hour shift schedule examples have you evaluated? Check out the top 3 we have come across to see if one of them would be a better fit for your department.
The second most popular 12-hour shift schedule is the Idaho Schedule. Learn more about the Idaho Schedule and how it compares to the Pitman Schedule today.
When implementing new police software in your department, it is helpful to use the best teaching/training method: direct instruction. Do you know the 3 phases?
Choose the best employee scheduling software for your police department with these tips! Do your research before you sign a scheduling software contract.
Social media in law enforcement is important for a few different reasons. Discover the benefits of maintaining a presence of Facebook and Twitter today.
PTSD affects many people all over the world - especially in the public safety industry. Read these 7 books that address PTSD and ways to heal today.
Ensure that your police department has the basic necessities when it comes to equipment and software. Check out our list of essential law enforcement equipment.
PlanIt Police is an online scheduling system for police departments. PlanIt is developed by Ragnasoft, Inc which has specialized in public safety scheduling solutions for over 10 years.
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