posted on Nov, 10 2006 @ 12:52 PM
I think that almost all start out with wonderful intentions of "Saving the World", but after enough law suits, wiping spit off your uniform and
listening to Mothers tell their little children that we will lock them up if they are bad, many Police Officers lose that attitude and become
I was lucky that I had something of a past when I began Police Work, enough that I was very secure in who I am that the "Power" of the badge never
effected me that much.
It takes a while, but I think that all Officers come to understand that the badge takes more power away then it ever bestows.
But then again, I have taught Police Ethics for years...
Thank you for the kind comments, and remember, there really are a lot of good Cops out there, maybe they are just having a bad day..