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For Fellow Officers

October 30, 2012

“It is not the critic who counts: not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles or where the doer of deeds could have done better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and […]

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2013 Police Dog Calendar

October 18, 2012

They’re here! The Vancouver Police Department announced the release of the 2013 Vancouver Police Dog Squad Calendar earlier today.  Funded and produced by the Candy Anfield Memorial Foundation, created by retired Sgt. Mike Anfield, all proceeds from sales of the calendars are donated to the BC Cancer Foundation and the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation.  Cst. […]

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2012 Police & Peace Officers Memorial Day

September 30, 2012

Today was the 2012 Police and Peace Officers Memorial Day, where we take a take a moment to remember those who have given their lives in the line of duty. But it’s so much more than that. We must acknowledge the sacrifice of officers and their loved ones, the impact on those left behind, and […]

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Throw off the bowlines

September 25, 2012

Because this quote was too long for Twitter’s required max of 140 characters, I’m posting it here in support of all those officers who have put themselves out there on Social Media. Is Social Media an easy landscape to navigate as an officer? No. Do the ‘haters’ try and bring you down with their incessant […]

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Mistaken Identity

August 30, 2012

While working early this morning, I was stopped at the side of the road in an area well known for its drug dealers and those struggling with addiction. The passenger side window of my unmarked/blacked out police SUV was partially down, and I was surveying the goings-on in the block when a woman called out. […]

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