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Airborne Law Enforcement Association (ALEA)

ALEA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational, individual membership organization, founded in 1968 to support and encourage the use of aircraft in public safety.  Its mission is tosupport, promote and advance the safe and effective utilization of aircraft by governmental agencies in support of public safety missions through training, networking, advocacy and educational programs.

Jack H. Schonely

Jack H. Schonely has been working as a law enforcement officer for over 29 years, and he is a nationally recognized expert in the area of suspect tactics and perimeter containment. Jack Schonely is the author of the book Apprehending Fleeing Suspects; Suspect Tactics and Perimeter Containment©.


If it's a Police or Sheriff's Helicopter in the news, and if it's worth reading..... you will find it here. Updated continuously!

Vertical 911 Magazine

Launched in 2008, Vertical 911 is the industry's first helicopter magazine devoted exclusively to first responders in the EMS, law enforcement, fire and search and rescue sectors in North America.