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  • Conversation or Interrogation?

    Officers are trained to use command presence. It's an important tool in dealing with conflict. But what happens when an officer gets into a conflict with his or her significant other?

    Article • August 10th, 2010

  • Marriage Before The Job: Really?!

    Forsaking all others to become one is an important part of the marriage ceremony, but is this realistic for the police family? Or will I sacrifice who I am as a cop?

    Article • August 4th, 2010

  • Married to the Law

    Throughout my marriage to a law enforcement officer, the one thing I heard most was, "What's it like to be married to a cop? It must be so exciting." A close second was, "Aren't you worried about him?"

    Article • July 13th, 2010

  • Married To A Cop: WT?!

    As a cop you face many challenges, on the job and off, but are you aware of the challenges your partner may be facing?

    Article • July 7th, 2010

  • Overcome Threats to the Home Front

    Just as you come prepare for the physical dangers of the street, you must be prepared to deflect the temptations and improper advances that can endanger your marriage.

    Article • June 16th, 2010

  • Adult Attention Deficit Disorder

    Marketing campaigns from pharmaceutical companies may make you ask yourself, Do I have attention deficit disorder ? Well, do you?

    Article • June 9th, 2010

  • Sexual Addiction

    The National Council on Sexual Addiction Compulsivity estimated that 6%-8% of Americans (18-24 million people) are sex addicts.

    Article • April 14th, 2010

  • Feel Like Messing Around?

    Lack of sex, boredom and long hours of intimacy with others can all lead to the brink of infidelity. By doing a few simple things, many police marriages can become affair-proof.

    Article • April 13th, 2010

  • Valentine's Day AAR

    Check out our simple post-February 14 quiz and score your Valentine efforts.

    Article • February 17th, 2010

  • Hey, Cop; Your Kid's in Jail

    You slump back into the chair when you realize you recognize this person. In fact, you've known this person all their life. The DUI arrest is your teenaged son.

    Article • February 9th, 2010

  • The Lawman's Journey

    You never thought you had so much in common with Luke Skywalker.

    Article • January 21st, 2010

  • The Addicted Cop, Part 3

    Our understanding of addiction has grown, and so has our understanding of how many addictive behaviors there really are.

    Article • January 20th, 2010

  • What's the Matter with Kids Today?

    Disrespectful children and adolescents, normal adolescent behavior/development, lousy parenting, criminal behavior, or mental illness? It is usually a law enforcement officer to make that initial assessment.

    Article • January 13th, 2010

  • Another Cop Killer - Pt 2

    Is someone you know in the killer's sights? Are you? The facts and factors behind law enforcements most deadly threat.

    Article • September 16th, 2009

  • He Hits Me & He's a Cop

    As the victim of a police officer, your situation is very different than that of other victims. If you have ever tried to get help you may have become discouraged because no one seemed to understand your plight. - Diane Wetendorf

    Article • August 11th, 2009

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