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Former Massachusetts police officer Steve Gould interviews a variety of law enforcement officers about their most intense moments on the job. Shocking moments, humorous moments and terrifying moments are recalled by the officers that experienced them. Meet the variety of personalities that make up the police and get to know them on a personal level. You couldn’t make these stories up if you tried. **new episodes every Monday steve@thingspolicesee.com

Former Massachusetts police officer Steve Gould interviews a variety of law enforcement officers about their most intense moments on the job. Shocking moments, humorous moments and terrifying moments are recalled by the officers that experienced them. Meet the variety of personalities that make up the police and get to know them on a personal level. You couldn’t make these stories up if you tried. **new episodes every Monday steve@thingspolicesee.com

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Former Massachusetts police officer Steve Gould interviews a variety of law enforcement officers about their most intense moments on the job. Shocking moments, humorous moments and terrifying moments are recalled by the officers that experienced them. Meet the variety of personalities that make up the police and get to know them on a personal level. You couldn’t make these stories up if you tried. **new episodes every Monday steve@thingspolicesee.com

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English


Episodes

TPS E72: Policing Canada Deux - Self Castration / A Jumper / A Cutter

4/7/2021
Emilia is a 15 year veteran Canadian copper. She has worked in two of Canada's largest metropolitan areas and has the stories to prove it! You won't believe what she has seen!! Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community! https://www.facebook.com/thingspolicesee/ Background consultation - Ken@policebackground.net

Duration:01:04:48

TPS E71: Jimmy Meeks - Cop / Minister

3/31/2021
In this episode Steve sits down with 35 year copper and minister, Jimmy Meeks! Jimmy brings some great stories to the podcast and also shares how his Christian faith has seen him through the hard times. If you had to describe Jimmy in one word it would be soulful. This man cares about the coppers out there and is doing his best to help them get through these troubling times. He currently leads the Cornelius Project (Blue Life Support) supporting officers through outreach and encouragement....

Duration:01:30:11

TPS E70: Rahul Sidhu - Redondo Beach PD / Philly EMT

3/24/2021
In this episode Steve chats with EMT turned copper turned entrepreneur. Rahul Sidhu brings us some great stories from both the police and EMT world. Sidhu also explains how his company (Spidr Tech) is working to ease policing into modern times! Spider Tech / Twitter @spidrtech www.Spidrtech.com Contact Rahul / Twitter @rahoolsidoo rahul@spidrtech.com Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB...

Duration:01:01:16

TPS E69: Louisiana Motorcop

3/17/2021
In this episode Steve interviews the Louisiana motorcop known by code name Iceman. Iceman has been a motorcycle cop for over 20 years and still loves his job! He delivers some insane stories to the podcast with that great Southern drawl! Check out Iceman's podcast Motorcop Chronicles! Motorcop Chronicles https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/motorcop-chronicles-podcast/id1506514001 Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact...

Duration:01:13:46

TPS E68: Lt. Joe Kenda of Homicide Hunter

3/10/2021
In this episode Steve interviews retired Lt. Joe Kenda. Joe is well known for the TV Show Homicide Hunter which is based on his highly decorated police career in Colorado Springs, CO. He tells some great war stories from his career and describes what it's like going from cop to TV star. His new book "Killer Triggers" drops March 9th, see the link below to order it! Lt. Joe Kenda, a twenty-three-year veteran of the Colorado Springs Police Department, spent twenty-one years chasing killers as...

Duration:01:06:26

TPS LIVE Event: Catching Up w/Steve & Ken

2/27/2021
In this episode Steve and Ken are back to discuss the future of TPS and the launching of Ken's new podcast! Steve talks about getting back into policing and the growing pains Massachusetts is having as it becomes a POST state. Ken and Christine's new podcast - The Police Applicant Podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-police-applicant-podcast/id1549419617 Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact...

Duration:01:04:34

TPS E67: Logan McKinney - Policing New Mexico / Second Chance Outdoors

2/17/2021
In this episode Steve chats former New Mexico police officer and founder of Second Chance Outdoors, Logan McKinney. Support Logan's great veteran owned organization! www.secondchanceoutdoors.net Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community! https://www.facebook.com/thingspolicesee/ Background consultation - Ken@policebackground.net

Duration:00:47:58

TPS E66: Norcal Deputy Sheriff

12/16/2020
In this episode Steve interviews a Norcal deputy sheriff about his most intense moments on the job. The beginning of his LE career is unique because he made it to week 18 in the academy and failed out having to repeat the entire academy! Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community! https://www.facebook.com/thingspolicesee/ Background consultation - Ken@policebackground.net

Duration:01:08:59

TPS Cops In The News: LAPD Defunding, Perp Shot 38 Times, Florida Man

12/7/2020
Steve and Ken discuss the news involving law enforcement for the week of 11/30/2020 Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community! https://www.facebook.com/thingspolicesee/ Background consultation - Ken@policebackground.net

Duration:01:17:15

TPS Cops In The News: Florida Woman, Seattle Implodes, Blue Line Flag Banned

11/30/2020
Steve and Ken discuss cops in the news for the week of 11/23/2020. We will be taking a break from Cops In The News after next weeks episode and will return in January! Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community! https://www.facebook.com/thingspolicesee/ Background consultation - Ken@policebackground.net

Duration:01:21:31

TPS E65: The Real Donnie Brasco

11/25/2020
In this episode Steve interviews legendary FBI agent Joseph Pistone. Joe went deep undercover for 6 years infiltrating the New York Mafia resulting in hundreds of arrests. Joe made history with the FBI and was later portrayed by Johnny Depp in the movie Donnie Brasco. Steve and Joe are joined by Joe's podcast co-host Leo Rossi. Leo has been a successful Hollywood actor for many years accruing over 100 film credits. Their podcast dives deep into Joe's unreal experience being undercover for...

Duration:01:03:09

TPS Cops In The News: Week of 11/16/2020

11/23/2020
Steve and Ken recap law enforcement news stories from the past week. Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community! https://www.facebook.com/thingspolicesee/ Background consultation - Ken@policebackground.net

Duration:01:39:20

TPS Cops In The News: Week of 11/09/2020

11/16/2020
Steve and Ken discuss law enforcement in the news for the week of 11/09/2020. Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community! https://www.facebook.com/thingspolicesee/ Background consultation - Ken@policebackground.net

Duration:01:35:59

TPS E64: Police Scotland - Ginny McKenna

11/11/2020
In this episode Steve chats with retired Scottish officer Ginny McKenna. Ginny has some GREAT stories form across the pond! She goes into great detail about her struggle with PTSD and how she has successfully battled it over her 23 year career. Ginny is now committed to helping other officers face their greatest mental health challenges as a life coach and incident stress and support facilitator. She has a truly inspiring message and it was a pleasure to have her on the show! Struggling or...

Duration:01:19:37

TPS Cops In The News: Election Shenanigans

11/9/2020
Steve and Ken cover election madness along with news stories involving law enforcement for the week of 11/02/2020. Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community! https://www.facebook.com/thingspolicesee/ Background consultation - Ken@policebackground.net

Duration:01:40:22

TPS Cop News: Week of 10/26/2020

11/2/2020
In this episode Steve and Ken break down the law enforcement related news for the week of 10/26/2020. Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community! https://www.facebook.com/thingspolicesee/ Background consultation - Ken@policebackground.net

Duration:01:19:55

TPS E63: Chris Strom - Brooklyn to Baghdad / NYPD Intelligence Division

10/28/2020
In this episode Steve interviews retired NYPD Intelligence Division Sergeant Christopher Strom. Chris honed his interrogation skills in the US only to apply them later in the Middle East. As his book is titled "Brooklyn to Baghdad" this interview follows the same path! What a crazy and impressive law enforcement career!! We only scratched the surface in the interview, link to the book below! Brooklyn to Baghdad by Chris...

Duration:01:09:03

TPS Cop News: Florida Deputy Exorcism, 911 Goes Down, VA Cop Pervert

10/26/2020
Steve and Ken chat with guest Chris Jay of the Bluecoat Foundation https://www.facebook.com/bluecoatmusic about law enforcement in the news for the week of 10/19/2020. Please also find a link to Texas 635 to help support their amazing foundation. The two new books mentioned by TPS guests are also listed below. Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the FB community!...

Duration:01:30:36

TPS Cop News: Shoot'em In The Leg, LA Tries Unarmed Policing, Lakers "Celebration"

10/19/2020
Steve and Ken cover cops in the news for the week of 10/12/2020. Ricky De La Torre (LAPD) Calls in to give us the status on his son AJ's battle with brain cancer. Please see the links below to support the family. Call to all prayer warriors out there to lift AJ and his family up in prayer! We were also also joined by special guest commentator Wayne Saunders. Wayne is a retired Lieutenant with the New Hampshire Fish And Game Department. He was also featured on North Woods Law (Animal Planet)....

Duration:01:19:41

TPS E62: Bill Canon - NYPD Detective, Actor, Comedian

10/14/2020
TPS E62: Bill Canon - NYPD Detective, Actor, ComedianIn this episode Steve chats with retired NYPD Detective Sgt. Bill Canon. Bill spent 27 years on the mean streets of NYC and has the stories to prove it! He also co-hosts a popular podcast called Police Off The Cuff. Police Off The Cuff https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/police-off-the-cuff/id1452116115 Support/Donate! https://thingspolicesee.com/donate/ Shop Merch / Subscribe / be a guest / Contact www.thingspolicesee.com Join the...

Duration:01:17:38