Profile image
By Science and Technology
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views

Last Hour:
Last 24 Hours:

VALOR for Blue eLearning Adds New Module on Fitness and a Spotlight on Safety

Thursday, March 16, 2017 14:27
% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.

VALOR for Blue, a program of the Bureau of Justice Assistance, has added a new module to its eLearning portal, The Importance of Fitness for Law Enforcement Professionals. This online training module addresses the critical need for law enforcement officers to engage in regular physical fitness to help ensure their safety. It also provides guidance on how officers can improve their overall health and wellness through such simple tasks as maintaining a proper diet and getting quality sleep. A study included in the module illustrates how the stressors encountered in the law enforcement profession directly impact an officer’s physical health. A valid VALOR for Blue account is required for access. Sworn law enforcement officers can register at

In addition, a Spotlight on Safety about Diffusing Difficult Encounters can be found at The Spotlight on Safety series provides safety-related topics and offers resources associated with an identified theme.


We encourage you to Share our Reports, Analyses, Breaking News and Videos. Simply Click your Favorite Social Media Button and Share.

Report abuse


Your Comments
Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

Top Stories
Recent Stories



Top Global


Top Alternative




Email this story
Email this story

If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.