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Retirement Ramblings, part 1

By Hal Collier

I retired from the Los Angeles Police Department in 2005, after thirty-five years as a street cop. I spent most of my time working Hollywood Division, the Entertainment Capital of the World. 636 more words

Law Enforcement

research, if it doesn't kill you

You can do this. You won’t sound ridiculous. They will talk to you. No, they’re not going to hang up, what’s wrong with you? A little self-confidence hasn’t killed anyone. 926 more words

Law enforcement careers and ADHD

By far the most viewed post in Cinder Cone history is “Can you enlist in the military if you have ADHD?” A similar question is whether you can become a law enforcement officer if you have ADHD, and I suspect lots of people also want to know the answer to that. 1,641 more words


Earl (15)

Note: Hey there! I don’t own Kuroshitsuji, nor any of the original characters that are a part of that fandom. Yana Toboso owns that universe. This is the fifteenth part to this fan fiction story of mine, and I hope you guys enjoy it. 2,595 more words


This Just In

Rom’s three-year-old granddaughter Fiona informed us that her friend Bingo Pingo had recently died. We did not know much about him, except that he was large and lived in the forest. 876 more words

Theater Of Cruelty

Behind the Scenes at a Small Town Police Station

My maternal grandmother (or Nanny, as we called her) was a radio dispatcher for our small-town police department until her retirement in the early 1990s. 785 more words

Lady Business

After the Deluge

Nothing like being almost at work, juggling bag of food, 32oz drink (I wisely avoided the 44oz, which would have been even harder to juggle), and umbrella as it suddenly starts to pour–and then the wind starts to blow as well, rendering said umbrella useless. 402 more words

Crisis In Progress