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-Insight Into A Law Enforcement Career-

Why do we have Fat American Cops?

Why do we have Fat American Cops?   Everyone knows Americans carry a lot of weight politically. From pushing North Korea to behave to straight up owning Iraq and Afghanistan (until we didn’t), we are known to have a heavy…
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The Benefit Of Police Paycheck Transparency

Benefits of Police Paycheck Transparency   I took a ride along recently and somehow the topic of Police Paycheck Transparency came up. Lets call my Ride Along “Rider”. Rider wants to be a cop and is in the process with…
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The Lateral Cop Strategy For Success

The Lateral Cop Strategy for Success.   Hey cops, let’s talk career success. Most cops adhere to Basic Marine Corps Strategy for their career: Full Frontal Assault. After that fails five to seven times, they consider waiting awhile and doing…
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6 Lessons Learned by Quitting Policing

6 Lessons Learned From Quitting Policing   You learn nothing from success. You learn everything from failure! Guess what I learned from quitting policing? I slid my badge across the desk, slung a large bag of equipment and weaponry over…
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Why I Quit Policing After Six Years

Why I Quit Policing After Six Years.   That’s right, I gave up. Six years into the only serious career I ever knew, I resigned from my job, and quit policing. I was a highly productive street copper. I was…
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Hero Cop saves city budget with ticket writing!

Hero Cop saves city budget with ticket writing! Yeah, you aren’t going to see this headline anytime soon. Yet it is an enduring Urban Legend. Let’s talk tickets, because everyone else sure does the second they find out you are…
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The FBI’s Active Shooter Statistics Revealed!

The FBI’s Active Shooter Statistics Revealed! Post updated 3/25/2017 Don’t have time to read and analyze the excellent (publicly posted) 47 page report on the FBI Active Shooter Statistics between 2000 and 2013? JackCatchem.com has your six. I’m going to keep…
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