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COPS ARE THE GOOD GUYS

The news has been saturated with reports of suspects killed during arrests in places like Ferguson, Missouri and New York City. Protests have happened all around the country. Two police officers in New York City were killed in retaliation. This … Continue reading

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GRADUATION NIGHT – SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZENS’ ACADEMY

It has been almost a week since I graduated from the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office Citizens’ Academy. I miss it already. There were thirteen of us who received certificates at the graduation ceremony last Tuesday, November 5. Our leaders, Julia … Continue reading

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DON’T MESS WITH ME.

Out of nowhere, someone or something slammed into him, pinning him to the wall. He was put in a headlock, his assailant’s hot breath on his neck, his chin forced upwards so that his eyes saw nothing more than a … Continue reading

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WHEN THE SHERIFF COMES A’KNOCKIN’

If you’re like me, you have driven by a residence and seen a deputy’s car parked in the driveway and assumed that the deputy was not an invited dinner guest. In all probability, he just dropped by for a quick … Continue reading

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