Why Bother?

Why Bother?

Being a police officer is a dangerous job. According to the Officer Down Memorial website, there have been 29 officers killed in the line of duty since Jan. 1, 2016. Fifteen of those were killed by gunfire. Several officers were killed in car accidents. Making life-and-death ...
Marriage & Law Enforcement

Marriage & Law Enforcement

No matter your career, ending up in a romantic relationship with a coworker is not out of the realm of possibilities. In law enforcement, it seems almost destined to occur at one time or another. For me, I wasn't even out of field training when fate intervened. Ten years later, I ...
Bodycam + Analysis: Glendale (Ohio) Shoot

Bodycam + Analysis: Glendale (Ohio) Shoot

3 ½ minutes that will forever be on the mind of Glendale, Ohio, police officer Josh Hilling has just been released. That period of time when a man named Javier Aleman, armed with a knife, advanced towards Hilling and repeatedly begged the officer to “kill” him was captured on the ...