Why I Walk The Line
I know no other people that are willing to lay down their life except Christ, the military, and police officers. It is a calling. This is not a job to law enforcement. This is a calling. Because I can grant you, none of us do this for the pay.
This country’s police officers, dispatchers, fire fighters, EMTs and Paramedics see what no one else has seen. No matter what badge they wear, each has taken an oath to protect society.
Emergency personnel see people at their absolute worst. Because of this you need to be uplifted. When you are dealing with negative, you must be a light of positivity. These verses offer hope for a better tomorrow.
Most likely, if you have found this article you are either a first responder yourself or you love a first responder.
“Responding to critical incidents may result in 5.9–22 % of first responders developing psychological trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder. These impacts may be physical, mental, and/or behavioral.”
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I Am Your Dispatcher
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Is there a future in Law Enforcement?
When you see first responders out in the community, give your thanks, however big or small. You never know what they’re going through, what their day will bring, or just how much that tiny gesture reminds them why they do what they do.
23 Year Firefighter / 20 Year EMT
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Plenty of people like to kick back at the end of a hard day’s work with a drink in hand. Depending on how much you drink, your family history, and ...
Thank you for your service. You make the world a better place. Take ownership of your part!
"He teared up and gave me his card."
"You had better straighten up or that officer will arrest you"
Firefighters are real-life heroes who put themselves at risk to save other people’s lives everyday. How can one tell that there is a firefighte...
Officer safety alert, more officers kill themselves than are killed in the line of duty.
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What do YOU think? Where should O.C. be placed? Which hand should be used to deploy?
Today, be reminded that there are still heroes in our midst standing ready to confront evil, prepared to face dangers that send all others fleeing.
A letter to my lost wife.
Please read and share this with the world.
After Two Cardiac Arrests, I KNOW what my patients feel.