July 2017 22
Knowing Achievement
Posted By : Arrow

While discussing inner departmental politics with a friend I was forced to take a step back, breathe a little and use my brain in an attempt to understand some of the more political things which

July 2016 13
From the Mind of a Third Grader
Posted By : Arrow

While the Dallas Terrorist attack was being televised live my eight year old daughter became horrified and asked her mother over and over if Daddy was there. My wife tried to explain afterwards about racism,

July 2016 12
Law Enforcement Diplomats
Posted By : Arrow

Social media is an interesting armchair style warrior. Lots of opinions and sometimes zero experience or knowledge on a subject. The problem is we Cops don’t always know what someone else might have experienced or

July 2016 10
America’s Rosetta Stone
Posted By : Arrow

I read through the news today after a recent terrorist attack upon Police Officers in Dallas. Men and women serving their country and communities were attacked because of the clothes they wore and the color

March 2016 24
The nature of The Deputy
Posted By : Arrow

As a patrol Deputy I always insisted on the public doing ride a longs with a law enforcement officer whenever possible. This practice was heavily advocated because of the difficulties I had in explaining the

December 2015 13
Put Up or Shut Up!
Posted By : Matt

** Language Warning – explicative filled rant to follow ** The comments below are based on the following news story video regarding an officer involved shooting that happened December 12, 2015 involving the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department.

September 2015 03
 Misplaced Anger
Posted By : Matt

As the anti-cop rhetoric continues to spool up in the ongoing #WarOnCops, I have been doing my best, going on three years now, to defend my chosen profession of nearly 20 years.  During the course