We've all heard the phrase, "There's something about a man in uniform. Being the wife of a police officer is not for the weak, self-centered, needy, clingy, insecure, or high maintenance type of woman. I remember him calling me for the first time on his lunch break from his patrol car. Within 10 minutes it became very clear that if a relationship with a police officer was anything like trying to carry on a simple phone conversation with a police officer, "challenging" was going to be an understatement. Between the radio squawking in the background, the interruptions of other officers talking back and forth, his attention being distracted by passing traffic, and the mid-sentence "I have to call you back" which happened at least five times during that first minute conversation , I knew I was in store for something on a whole other level.
Stopped by Police
Know Your Rights | Stopped by Police
Being stopped by police is a stressful experience that can go bad quickly. Here we describe what the law requires and also offer strategies for handling police encounters. We want to be clear: The burden of de-escalation does not fall on private citizens — it falls on police officers. However, you cannot assume officers will behave in a way that protects your safety or that they will respect your rights even after you assert them. You may be able to reduce risk to yourself by staying calm and not exhibiting hostility toward the officers.
Scammers Impersonate the Police
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My conviction was 3-years ago. It was the only blemish on my record. I am an upstanding citizen in the community. It's obvious, that some the answers I've received from those of you in Law Enforcement are as I thought they'd be Being convicted of a felony does not make me a bad person.