Police Helicopter Pilot

Helicopter Aviation & Beyond:

We take you inside the cockpit of law enforcement helicopters around the world while sharing knowledge and insight on how to become a police or sheriff helicopter pilot.

Almost every blog post at police helicopter pilot.com


Post Maintenance Ferry Flight is Fatal for Cochise Sheriff's helicopter crew

Las Vegas Police Helicopter Crashes onto City Street, Pilot and TFO OK

San Diego Sheriff's adding Bell 407GX to Patrol Fleet

Pennsylvania State Police to Fly the Bell 407GX

Foxtrot We're on the Way- Reviewed

New Police Helicopter book Hits book stores

Persistent Surveillance & Airborne Law Enforcement 

When will drones replace police helicopters?

Book Catch the Sky Highlighted in Rotorcraft Pro Magazine 

Who is the Billionaire lady owner of MD Helicopters? 

From the first page of Catch the Sky 

Oh the sound of spinning rotors

Magnum PI Helicopter Flies Again in Hawaii

Police Helicopter Pilot Has Moved to New Platform

Can Cutting Edge Gyrocopter Find it's Way Into Law Enforcement

The Helicopter Pilot News Interview that Never Happened

Two San Diego Sheriff Air Crew Members Receive Governor's Medal of Valor

Newark NJ Launches Police Aviation Unit

Man Who Shot at Escondido Police & ASTREA Helicopter Gets 34 Years

AS350 Corporate Helicopter Does Rescue "Toe In" at 12000' in Colorado 

American Eurocopter Showcases Accomplishments At ALEA New Orleans

Jewelry Store Robbery Conviction; Sheriff Helicopter on the Call

How one Small New Mexico Sheriff's Helicopter Unit Keeps Flying

San Diego Police Helicopter Unit Cuts Flying Time

Tulsa Police Helicopter Pursuit Video (FLIR) 

Final Report on 2009 New Mexico State Police Helicopter Crash is Published

Seal Teams, Helicopters and a Late Night Call

Feds Don't Take Kindly to Messing With Aircraft

LAPD Helicopter Struck by Gunfire Over Van Nuys 

Police Helicopter Crews Tweeting From all Across the UK

Enstrom Helicopters Meeting Helicopter Demand Worldwide

NTSB Updates Factual Report on CHP Fatal Air Crash  

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on Pima Sheriff's Helicopter Crash

San Diego Sheriff Copter 10 Responds to Riverside for Hoist Rescue

Tragedy Strikes Pima County Sheriff's Aviation Unit

The Six Craziest Things I Ever Saw From the Cockpit of a Police Helicopter 

Sheriff Helicopter Crew Experiences In Flight Emergency 

Houston Police Helicopter Unit Turns 40

The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway & The Helicopter That Built It

The Helicopter Safety Brief; Helicopters are Still Crashing

On a Rotor-Wing and a Prayer, The Final Flight of Rocky Laws 

Rock Climbers Trapped by Fire Rescued in Daring Maneuvers by Helicopter Crew

Outlaw Country Music Singers Marijuana & Helicopters

Tactical Pants.com Interviews Host of Police Helicopter Pilot

Sheriff's Helicopter Crew Finds Luckiest Man Alive

What's The Best Kind of Mistake to Make in Helicopter Aviation?

Midnight Power Outage Proves Eerie For Sheriff's Helicopter Crew

Hot Owl Burglary or Hot Prowl Burglary

Enstrom Helicopters Wins Royal Thai Army  Contract

Low Cost Patrol Aircraft, Pima County's Helio Courier. This is an awesome plane

The Real Story Behind all Those Wacky Mesa Police Helicopter Videos on Youtube

"Got The Wires" High Tension Wires Continue to be Helicopter Killers 

Letter From Frustrated Engine Mechanic to Helicopter Company (Funny!)

Police Helicopter Pilot talks to Utah DPS Pilot About His Now Famous Pinnacle Landing 

Mountain Top Death Challenges Sheriff's Helicopter Crew 

Want To Fly for the FBI, Set Your Goals High-How to Become an FBI Pilot

 Tulsa Police Helicopter Pilot Logs Off After Last Flight

Info on Current Police Helicopter Activity May be Coming to Your Computer Soon 

Partial Settlement Reached in Silver State Helicopter Scam 

Texas DPS Helicopter Responds to Border During Shootout But Did Not Cross

Yet Another Attack on a Police Helicopter in The UK

Border Patrol Pilots Express Concern About MD600N Helicopter

Louisana State Police Bring Air Support Back to Northern La. 

Brazen Helicopter Heist in Stockholm Nets Millions

Helicopter Crash on Guejito Ranch Prompts Multi-Agency Response

Night Helicopter Photo Separates Pros From Amateurs 

Shine Laser at Aircraft Go To Federal Prison

Chicago Police Department's Helicopter Task Force Continues to Prove Itself With Latest FLIR Find 

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on August 4th CBP Helicopter Crash  

New Photos Added to the Police Helicopter Pilot Picture Gallery

Topeka Police Helicopter Unit Victim of Budget Cuts

Three Officers Injured in LAPD Helicopter Crash Landing

ALEA's 39th Annual Conference, Old City Charm & High Tech Helicopters (Savanna Ga.) 

Arizona DPS Helicopter First to Locate Fatal Bi-Plane Crash 

As Summer Heats Up so Does Rescue Count- Rescues in San Diego's Back Country

Mystery Solved, Photographer of Questionable Helicopter Pic Identified

San Diego Sheriff Fire Rescue Helicopter Assists Plane Crash Victims

Helicopter Featured in Police Helicopter Pilot Photo Gallery Involved in Fatal Crash 

San Diego Sheriff Helicopter Photo Dragged into Political Media Circus 

Cleveland Police Helicopter Pilot Makes Perfect Engine Out Landing 

Los Angeles Sheriff's Helicopter Called Upon to Transport body of Pop King 

NTSB Post Preliminary Report on New Mexico State Police Helicopter Crash

TFO Survives, Pilot & Hiker Confirmed Dead in New Mexico State Police Helicopter Crash

Sacramento Police Helicopter Plays Critical Role in Officer Shooting Incident

Who Reads Police Helicopter Pilot.com  

UK Gypsies Trash Police Helicopter Valued at 5 Million Pounds

The Duke Rides Patrol on Orange County (Ca.) Sheriff's Helicopter 

South African Police Helicopter Pilot Shot but Continues to Fly

Fatal AH-1W Cobra Crash Prompts Sheriff's Fire Helicopter Response

Patrol Helicopter Returns to Air Over Louisville Kentucky

Baton Rouge Police Hope to Purchase New R-44 Police Helicopter

San Bernardino Sheriff's Air Unit to Request 5 Surplus Huey Helicopters

New Fire and Patrol Helicopter Picture Gallery

Helicopters and that Funny Green Plant (Marijuana of course!)

Eerie Coincidence in Border Patrol MD600 Helicopter Crash Landing

Information on Starting a Police Helicopter or Law Enforcement Aviation Unit

Rotor & Wing Announces 09 safety summit

Flying Police Helicopters on NVG's (Night Vision Goggles)

Winter Storm Will Put Undocumented Aliens in Jeopardy 

Air Crash of Columbia 400 on Combs Peak

Responding to Air Crashes- A Part of Police Aviation

MD Helicopter's Factory Trainer Returns to ASTREA Base

Do Police Helicopters Fly IFR

Helicopters and Police Pursuits

Another Rescue at Cedar Creek Falls

Lost Hiker and Body Recovery

First Year as Tactical Flight Officer Starts With a Bang

The Value of The Police Helicopter

Shark Patrol

The Tactical Flight Officer

Rescue at Cedar Creek Falls

Are Police Helicopter Pilots Dangerous

Anatomy of a Helicopter Rescue

Why Most Police Pilots are Sworn Officers

Quick Peak at Police Aviation

Silver State Helicopters Dashes Student Pilots Dreams