Q. Is BEHIND THE BLUE LINE an official VPD blog?
A. Yes, BEHIND THE BLUE LINE is an official blog of the Vancouver Police Department. However, the comments, posts and opinions contained within this blog are those of the writer and are not necessarily those of the Vancouver Police Department or the police board.
Q. Are the posts and comments written by an actual VPD officer, or by the VPD’s Media Relations staff?
A. All the posts and comments are written by Cst. Sandra Glendinning.
Q. When does Cst. Glendinning write this blog?
A. Cst. Glendinning writes for the blog on her days off and before/after shift. While working, Cst. Glendinning is far too busy with police work and working with PSD Hondo.
Q. How do I learn what it takes to become a police officer for the Vancouver Police Department?
A. Please visit the recruiting page of the Vancouver Police Department, which can be viewed on the departmental website at www.vpd.ca.
Q. How do I contact Cst. Glendinning if I have a question, comment, concern or suggestion for a blog topic?
A. You can e-mail Cst. Glendinning at firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. Does Cst. Glendinning publish her writing anywhere else?
A. Cst. Glendinning wrote for The Vancouver Sun for nearly three years (2009-2012), with a weekly column covering traffic safety and driving issues (plus the occasional anecdote about working a police dog).
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