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Shocked. Pissed. Stunned. I recently started reading an article which announced that the Madison, WI city council instructed the police department to change the policy regarding use of deadly force. The revised policy instructs officer to exhaust other...read more
If you haven’t read the first article: “HOLIDAY WEIGHT GAIN: AVOIDABLE or JUST GIVE UP & GAIN?” Check it out HERE This is a good point to decide if you really want to avoid the annual January dieting grind to get rid of the blubber that ‘somehow’ found...read more
You made it through the academy. You will always remember the graduation ceremony when your first badge was pinned on your chest. Most of the important people in your life were there, too. Then, there was that first roll call. You were introduced to...read more
I WAS THE ‘FAT KID’ IN SCHOOL. This is going to be ‘outside the box,’ for me. I am writing about eating and being fat. I am aiming to reach the guys who normally don’t read articles about fitness because it makes them feel guilty or embarrassed....read more
THAT’S A VERY BLUNT STATEMENT I heard it from one of the salty older guys at a time when I remained a starry-eyed rookie ready to save the world. “The only ones you can really help are the very young and the terribly old. As for the others: all...read more
So, your boss just told you you’re going to be a Field Training Officer. Let me handicap some of the thoughts that may be going through your head; or at the very least some of thoughts that went through my head. “Who me? Are you sure you got the...read more
A ‘P-O-S’ COVERED IN PERFUME IS STILL A … If there were a poll of most street cops, they would likely say that their greatest challenges and burdens come from inside their own police stations – rather than from the knuckle-heads on the street. It is...read more
This article will make the most sense if you have read the preceding two: Is America KILLING ITS COPS? CLICK The DEATH of the AMERICAN COP CLICK WHERE ARE WE? Too often, these days, cops can feel like we are fighting a battle...read more
This article follows Part I which can be read at this link: PART ONE Historical events don’t usually happen in solitary confinement. At the beginning of the 21st century, America was consumed with tragedy on our shores bigger than anyone could have...read more
I welcome you here but a few rules apply before you start crying to your Momma:
1. There is no political correctness here. If you are offended then leave.
2. Most of these articles and stories are for people that possess half a brain. And enjoy a good laugh – or a good cry.
3. Some of these stories deal with issues facing cops often in a humorous manner. Sometimes they are not funny. If you were dropped on your head as a kid and can’t figure this out, please look at the category tag on each article.