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Mistaken Identity

Published on August 30, 2012 By Sandra

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. […]

Get-away gone awry

Published on August 27, 2012 By Sandra

Proper decision making is clearly missing from all criminal endeavours. Take today. Two men plan and commit a robbery. They grab their loot, create complete chaos, and make their escape. But here’s where it goes terribly wrong, at least from the crook’s perspective: instead of having a get-away car, they rely on public transit. Bless […]

He should thank his roommate

Published on August 12, 2012 By Sandra

Last night was a busy summer Saturday night – downtown was jammed, there was an event at Roger’s Arena, and backyards were host to a multitude of BBQ parties (including one apparently epic game of beer pong that included an entire street of neighbours – no complaints there, thank goodness, even though I do wonder […]

Three Years

Published on December 22, 2011 By Sandra

November 28, 2008 was the launch date for this blog and there is value in the saying of “how things change, how much stays the same” as I’ve similar feelings from when the blog was launched and on itsĀ one year anniversary in 2009. I’ll not be the one to tell you being a police officer […]

Calendar Winners!

Published on November 17, 2011 By Sandra

Congratulations to the following two readers, who were selected using random.org: #44 – Eunice, comment left November 9, 2011 at 3:24 pm #61 – Jo Ewing, comment left November 12, 2011 at 12:28 pm. Eunice and Jo, please send me an email at sandra@behindtheblueline.ca to verify your identity and to provide a mailing address so […]