I’ll just say it up front…I am not an expert on this topic. The following thoughts are just those of a person who has encountered officers dealing with PTS (Post Traumatic Stress) and how it affects every facet of their life. My intentions are to offer some type of hope - a Christian perspective - to someone out there [...]
I was reading an article written by a Christian truck driver. He is a cross country driver and a devout Christian. The dilemma is when the sun goes down and he is faced with the “other world” of the truck stop at night. There are prowlers, violence, and prostitution.
Over the past few years I have seen more and more drivers turning on their hazard lights during a storm. Why?
I decided that my topic for this week would be marriage undercover. Last Friday, I received a phone call out-of-the-blue, from the wife of an officer in a very large department.
The Internet has its pros and cons for civilians and its own unique set perhaps for law enforcement personnel. When Northwestern University encouraged its students, including me, to get on Linkedin, I reluctantly replied “So you want me to share my personal information with everyone who can access the Internet? No thanks. You people are [...]
It was that time again…time for shopping and those extra, extra great after-winter sales. Jumping in the car and heading to our local Kohl’s store, I reasoned this shopping extravaganza by the thought of Rick and the kids’ need for new clothes.
KNIVES SAVE LIVES: This past week, a Metro Bike Patrol Officer in Tennessee took a quick minute to go pee. An everyday, seemingly mundane thing human beings need to do from time to time … yes folks, even Police Officers have to relieve themselves, even if on the clock … Anyways, the Officer goes into [...]
Police officers fatally shot in the line of duty, are on the rise for the second straight year. According to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund Number of fatal police shootings by year is as follows: 2007: 69 2008: 40 2009: 49 2010: 59
Police Officer & Firefighter spending personal time with family wind up Saving Life Of 3 Year Old Drowning Victim: Cranston PD Officer Mallory Reis, 28, was on a get-away with her family at the Myles Standish State Forest when while sunning near the pond, she notices a young girl carrying a small child out from [...]
CALL TO ACTION: Police Officer shot In The Line Of Duty denied full medical retirement benefits: Indianapolis Metro Police Officer Jason Fishburn was shot several times, including a gunshot wound to the head on July 10th, 2008.