The DEATH of the AMERICAN COP (II)

  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...

Is America KILLING ITS COPS? (maybe)

  No it is not happening with weapons. Then, what do I mean?   Jobs and agencies are being decimated.   Our world is upside down: Good is Bad  - and – Bad is Good.   Cops are being disrespected, threatened and challenged at every turn.   We...

THE BEAUTIFUL RULE BOOK

  Every Constitution Day I have the privilege of teaching classes about the Constitution at local Middle schools. It continues to amaze me how this beautiful document has relevance to every topic currently driving our news cycles. From tax reform to health care,...

PRESIDENTS I’VE KNOWN

  Because I am a “lifer” in the military, I’ve seen the impact of a president more than many of you can imagine.  I enlisted with LBJ and saw just what a Democrat cluster-flock was all about. I went to Vietnam and saw how we were constantly and incessantly...

SUPPORTING LAW ENFORCEMENT: THE TIME IS NOW

Author’s information:  this article was written by Cole P. Zail and published by the Association of American Mature Citizens.   It is published here because it reinforces the stated goals of CopBlue. In 2017, police face more danger and less cooperation than ever....

THE HEROES OF HOUSTON

  This article has been written by a current Houston resident.  He is a retired naval officer who commanded river boats in Vietnam.  He speaks from experience.  He is describing the Heroes of Houston.   Hundreds and hundreds of small boats pulled by...

TRUSTING COPS

  The author: Jeff Garrison has over twenty-five years experience in law enforcement. He works for a police department in a Detroit area suburb. Jeff has had many roles and worked in multiple special bureaus and assignments. He is an experienced instructor, as...

MY BROTHER IS A VIRGIN

  Over my twenty year career as an LE trainer, I have had the honor and pleasure of speaking to recruit classes of virgin law enforcement officers who are in the academy.  They are typically bright-eyed young faces. It is usually refreshing because recruits are...

HE FIGHTS – By Guest Author: EVAN SAYET

  PREFACE   THIS IS AN EDITORIAL OPINION ABOUT THE CURRENT POLITICAL SITUATION IN THE UNITED STATES. It is being published because it addresses our world, i.e. cops’ world condition.  If you do not care to read political editorials, I understand.  This is the...

DANGER: SOCIAL MEDIA CAN KILL

Note:  This article is from the CopBlue Vault.   The topic is about the safe use of Social Media.  That is second nature to some.  Others have become complacent.  Consider this message similar to those which we occasionally read about gun safety.  It is simply a...