I have been a cop for 23 years and after all that time as a Violent Crimes Detective, Robbery Detective, Patrol Officer, Traffic Cop, SWAT Team Leader, Trainer, and now night shift Watch Commander, I have learned a thing or two about your expectations of Law Enforcement versus our ability to meet those expectations. My wife has been a communications officer and 911 Supervisor for about 15 years. So, when I make the following statement, take it as factual.
I won’t be there for you when you need me.
We know this. But needs repeating and sharing with those who still hold the belief that the
Calvary cavalry will show up instantly as if teleported by the Enterprise.