Starting their Careers

Officers Ryan Riedy and Joe Sears started their careers today.  They both graduated from the 97th Class of the Mid Michigan Police Academy in Lansing on Friday night, May 13.  Both are fellow Spartans having graduated from MSU in Criminal Justice (like me).  Sears is from Lapeer and Reidy from Waterford.  Riedy’s cousin, Mike Riedy […]

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Colorado to Tighten Requirements for Police Psych Evaluations

If you have been a reader of my blogs for awhile you will have noticed that I have very strong opinions on the subject of standards for police officers.  You may know that we are required to have a license from the state to practice our profession.  We are required to attend a police academy, […]

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Virtual Ride Along – Discover Policing

Interested in being a police officer?    Policing isn’t what you see in movies and television. Here is a realistic way to see what a police officer’s job is really like.   View the segment and then answer the questions to see if a police job is a good fit for you. Virtual Ride Along – […]

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