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General Services Administration

Official Travel

After a recent stint at one of the FLETC, it became blatantly obvious exactly how much in government funds is wasted via the government's contracts with travel agencies such as Sato/GetThere. An attempt to book a flight from New York to Charleston, which included a layover in Georgia, netted the contracted travel agency $1299+ taxes/fees, while a direct flight could have been booked through the airline's website at $180+... more »

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Department of Homeland Security

Create Regional Firing Ranges for Federal LEOs

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Create Regional Firing Ranges for Federal LEOs. (Idea is for all Federal LEO Agencies, filed under DHS category as no category for government wide ideas)

Background:

The Federal Government retains an extensive amount of uniformed and non-uniformed law enforcement agencies and occupations such as police officer and special agent. Current review of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) indicates... more »

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Department of Homeland Security

Uniformity of Handgun and Ammunition for Federal Law Enforcement Agencies

Issue:

Uniformity of Handgun and Ammunition for Federal Law Enforcement Agencies (Idea is filed under the DHS category however, is for government wide implementation. A government wide category is not available.)

Background:

The Federal Government retains an extensive amount of uniformed and non-uniformed law enforcement agencies and occupations such as police officer and special agent. Current review of the Federal... more »

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Department of Homeland Security

Federal Law Enforcement Training Center Training Transition Course

Many federal law enforcement officers start their career as federal police officers (Federal Protective Service, US Park Police, Pentagon Force Protection Agency, etc.). Most federal police officers must complete a basic police training program at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC). Many of these officers go on to Criminal Investigator positions within the federal government. Prior to performing Criminal... more »

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Department of Homeland Security

Creation of 1 Federal Police Force, encompassing all Federal Law Enforcement Agencies

Billions to be saved!!! Although it might sound crazy to some this is a very well thought suggestion I have been analyzing since 9/11. I suggest the creation of 1 Federal law Enforcement Police Force with the power to enforce ALL federal laws (No jurisdictional issues). This will eliminate turf wars between agencies; duplicity of efforts of multiple agencies investigating the same illegal organizations; multiple management... more »

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