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Disrespect

Published on November 22, 2010 By Sandra

It’s well known that some people simply do not like the police. Most officers are keenly aware of this, particularly when faced with a litany of profanities, obscenities and down-right disrespectful gestures. As police officers, we get it. But it doesn’t mean we have to like it, or take it, or turn the other cheek […]

A Little Respect Goes a Long Way

Published on March 9, 2009 By Sandra

While I was going through my initial recruit training, one of the senior officers on my team told me a little respect goes a long way, especially in the world of policing.¬† He went on to say that even though we were working in the Downtown Eastside, an area where drug addiction, crime and homelessness¬†were […]