What’s the “Thin Blue Line” to You?

What’s the “Thin Blue Line” to You?

When you hear a fellow officer mention “brotherhood” or “thin blue line,” what comes to mind? If you’re like most cops, you think of camaraderie, teamwork, dedication, and commitment. If those were your thoughts precisely—good! Others, however, conjured up backstabbing, drama, B.S., ...
BODYCAM: Officer Tases Man Who Rammed Cruiser

BODYCAM: Officer Tases Man Who Rammed Cruiser

From WFLA.com:  A man in Pasco County, Fla., wearing nothing but boxer shorts was arrested on Tuesday after a bizarre encounter with a Pasco deputy that was caught on tape. The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said the man, Joseph Pemberton, 41, had just been released from the ...
Humor in Blue: The “Pervert”

Humor in Blue: The “Pervert”

[Publisher’s Note: Humor in Blue is a new column by Calibre Press alum Dave Grossi. Similar in style to his hilarious eight-part Lawyers I’ve Known series, these eight stories have been gleaned from the warped mind of Dave himself. The names of the players have been changed, the ...
BODYCAM: Officer Shoots Armed Man

BODYCAM: Officer Shoots Armed Man

From WDRB.com: Shively (Ky.) Police have released additional details and body cam footage after an officer shot an armed man Thursday evening. It happened around 6:30 on April 27 on Valley View Drive, near Crums Lane. That's where police were responding to a reported suicide ...