- Grand Poobah
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- Location: Somewhere in eastern Ontario
Wambaugh was an LAPD cop in the 60's, and is an excellent writer.
"Compassion went out the window a long time ago. Now I just deliver justice." - Singapore Chief Justice Yong Pung How
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- King Poobah
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- Joined: Sun Feb 04, 2007 5:10 pm
- Location: Collecting shoulder flashes in the CFL Club
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kencrete wrote:I just finished:
"Mountie Makers" by Robert Gordon Teather
"Scarlet Tunic" by Robert Gordon Teather
"Verbal Judo" by George J. Thompson
all good reads IMHO
I second verbal judo, awesome book and applicable useful info... taught me quite a bit actually.
Interview: January 12, 2009 - Passed
BGI: Started January 09
Home Interview: February 5, 2009
Final Review - May 2009 - In the 'Pool'
Apparently interview expires - July '10
Updated interview - ?
Warriors On Living with Courage, Discipline, and Honor. Loren. W. Christensen.
On Combat. Lt. Col. Dave Grossman.
The Gift Of Fear. Gavin de becker
A Cop's life - also by Snow, collection of his personal stories form working in Vegas
No lights, No sirens - by Robert Cea, former NYPD officer talked about his career before going morally corrupt.
The road to hell - Julian Sher and William Marsden, in depth look into the HA's in the '90s in quebec and ontario
In the line of duty volume 2 - can't remember the author's name, the history of every member up until mayerthorpe of the RCMP that was killed in the line of duty, profiling there police careers and also their personal lives.
Tinman wrote:My wife (who was my girlfriend at the time) read "I love a cop" when I got on. She said it was excellent resource and made her aware of some of the challenges of being married to a police officer.
Fiance is reading that right now too...definately a good resources for all those Police spouses to be.
Package due May 5
RMSIG June 20th - Passed
Poly July 21st
- Lord of the Poobahs
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- Location: London, Ontario
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