Intelligence

SDPB

In The Moment ... June 11, 2019 Show 593 Hour 2

The South Dakota Fusion Center compiles, analyzes and disseminates criminal intelligence to support terrorism prevention and the investigation of criminal activity. What exactly does this mean? The group's director is Paul Nidringhaus and he joins us now to explain.

Kealey Bultena / SDPB

More state and local law enforcement authorities are talking about their feelings. It’s happening in part through a course on emotional intelligence. The State of South Dakota mandates it during training for city police, county officers, and state troopers.

Almost nothing is visible in the blackness when a trainer’s voice echoes through the dark. He instructs recruits to use a light technique of their choice. He gives the command, and recruits pull their guns and prepare to shoot.