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First Responder Suicides - Police Officer Max Scherzer.

12/10/2018
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April Scherzer, widow of Officer Max Scherzer is our guest. April talks about her husband's suicide, PTSD and the factors that may have contributed. Plus, she talks about life for her and her children afterwards and what all of us should be doing. Background song Hurricane used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:46:50

The investigation that took down many members of MS 13 in a sanctuary city.

12/6/2018
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Operation Devil Horns, the true story about the investigation that took down many members of MS 13. Ray Bolger, journalist and author of the book Operation Devil Horns joins us to discuss the Federal Investigation in San Francisco that took down many members of MS 13. He talks about Federal Agent Michael Santini's (pen name) determination and peristance in a sanctuary city to investigate and arrest these violent criminals. Plus, Ray talks about his new found respect for and changed opinion...

Duration:00:47:11

The shocking way Cities treat their injured Police Officers, Norwalk Ct.

12/3/2018
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The unbelievable but true way that Norwalk Ct. abandons their injured Police Officers. Police Officer Phil Roselle was accidentally shot during a training exercise. Debbie Roselle joins us to discuss the horrible way they are being treated by Norwalk Ct. This is a wife’s journey through the valley of despair. Background song Hurricane used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:47:06

Roll Call Training to help save Children, Cops and First Responders.

11/29/2018
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Rich Wistocki, retired Naperville Il. Police Officer talks about saving children from cyber predators both on the job and after with Roll Call Training. He also discusses how he uses Roll Call training to help Law Enforcement Officers and first responders struggling with PTSD and substance abuse problems. Theme song Hurricane used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:47:09

Why Police in Baltimore and similar Departments Can't Stop Crime.

11/26/2018
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Mark Tomlin, retired Baltimore Police, former Chief of Police from another department in Maryland and Investigator for a State Agency, is our guest. Mark talks about the problems facing the Baltimore Police Department and other similar departments and Cities across the US. Theme song Hurricane is used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:47:10

The media and public's misguided perception of Law Enforcement Officers.

11/22/2018
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Robert Phillips a 30 year veteran of Law Enforcement and author of the book "Pig Tales" joins us for a candid look at his career in Law Enforcement. He also discussed his book, the inspiration, the unusual way to was written and the public's misguided perception of Law Enforcement Officers. Background song Hurricane used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:46:47

Law Enforcement Officers and First Responders need to be treated with respect.

11/19/2018
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Law Enforcement Officers and First Responders need to be treated with respect by the courts, public and media. Lance LoRusso, former Law Enforcement Officer and Attorney, known as the Blue Line Lawyer is our guest. He is also an author, litigator and expert witness in Police use of force. He talks about the unreasonable demands put on Law Enforcement Officers today and what you can do to help. Background song Hurricane is used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:47:09

Dr. Stephanie Conn, a former Law Enforcement Officer and Psychologist talks about First Responder Related Trauma

11/15/2018
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Increasing Resilience In Police and Emergency Personnel with Dr. Stephanie Conn. Dr. Stephanie Conn, a former Law Enforcment Officer, Psychologist and author joins us to talk about the unique challenges of First Responder Pschology. Dr. Conn also talks about how her Law Enforcement Career influenced her mission to help First Responders deal proactively with traumatic stress. Background song Hurricane is used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:48:32

State Trooper Shot From The Mexican Border Is Still Looking For Answers

11/12/2018
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Texas Highway Patrol Trooper Daniel Shaw and Melissa Shaw talk about the injuries he received after being shot by what is presumed to be Mexican Forces, from across the border. They talk about the lack of cooperation from the Mexican Government. Danny and Melissa talk about his paralyzing injury and their journey of recovery as a couple and family. Plus, the amazing way that Texas Department Of Public Safety has taken care of them. Background song Hurricane used with permission from the...

Duration:00:48:30

K9s United - The death of Police K9 Baron inspired a charitable organization

11/7/2018
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The death of Police K9 Baron inspired a charitable movement and organization. Debbie Johnson joins us on the show and explains how the death of Police K9 Baron inspired her to start K9s United. And more importantly, how you can help our K9 Law Enforcement Officers and their handlers. Background song Hurricane used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:49:06

The Incident that killed Oklahoma State Trooper Nick Dees and injured Trooper Burch

11/5/2018
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The death of Oklahoma State Trooper Nick Dees and injury of Trooper Burch as told by Deputy William Wheeler who was at scene. Deputy Wheeler also talks about Nick's Promise Foundation to end distracted driving. Plus, his efforts to help first responders with P.T.S.D. Background song Hurricane is used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:48:06

The Gunfight and Murder of Whittier Police Detective Michael Lane

10/29/2018
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The gunfight and murder of Police Detective Michael Lee Lane as told by his partner at the scene retired Police Sergeant Mike Willis. Mike, also a Vietnam veteran talks about the effects of repeated trauma during Police Work. Also Tom Berry talks about his career as a MP in the U.S. Army and the soon to be national Blue Alert System. Background song Hurricane is used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:01:38:03

He was shot 10 times and left to die on the side of the road

10/22/2018
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Dub Gillum was shot 10 times and left to die on the side of the road. After numerous surgeries his sight was restored and he still serves his Community as a State Trooper. Plus, former Officer Jennifer Hill from the Wounded Blue joins us to talk about Norwalk Connecticut's horrible treatment of Officer Roselle after he was shot in the line of duty. Background song Hurricane is used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:01:41:57

Law Enforcement in America and Ireland, do they face the same problems?

10/15/2018
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Amanda Coleman, the "Irish Angel" and Law Enforcement Today's Ambassador to Ireland talks about the similar struggles of Police Officers in Ireland and America. Plus, how our worldwide family of blue can learn from each other. Also, retired Police Officer Rocco Besednjak talks about life after permanent, career ending, line of duty injuries. Plus, how he finds purpose in helping other injured Officers. Theme song Hurricane is used by permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:48:32

Officer Down - remembering Charles Kondek Jr

10/8/2018
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Teresa Kondek joins us to remember her Husband Charles Kondek Jr., Tarpon Springs Fl. Police Department E.O.W. 12-21-2014. A powerful story about his murder, plus life for her and the family afterwards. The theme song Hurricane, is used by permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:48:50

In Pursuit - The Hunt For The Beltway Snipers

9/24/2018
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In 2002 the deadly duo, known as The Beltway Snipers, kept the Country in a state of fear with their deadly killing spree. They murdered 17 and injured 10 others during their 10 month reign of terror. David Reichenbaugh, retired Maryland State Police Lieutenant and Author of the book joins us. He talks about the intense investigation that led to the arrest and conviction of the deadly pair. And the execution of one of the snipers. Background song Hurricane, used by permission from the band...

Duration:00:50:10

Outnumbered - Outgunned - Ambushed - Shot - Joel Willis and other Officers lived to tell their story

9/17/2018
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Joel Willis, retired police officer & retired school teacher is our guest. Joel talks about the night he and other Downey California police officers were ambushed, by a heavily armed and organized criminal gang. The gang was armed with rifles, soft body armor, radios and actively engaged in attacking 4 police. Joel, despite being shot multiple times, and the other officers although outnumbered and outgunned, bravely engaged and defeated the attackers. Theme song Hurricane used by permission...

Duration:00:49:02

DINKHELLER - What The Dash Cam Didn't Capture

9/10/2018
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Police officer and filmmaker Patrick W. Shaver, director and producer of the film "Officer Involved", joins to talk about his new documentary "DINKHELLER". Deputy Kyle Dinkheller was murdered during a car stop, E.O.W. 01-12-98. Plus, retired police officer Houston Gass joins us to talk about his law enforcement career, the day that he was shot in the face with a shotgun. And his new mission to help injured officers and their families at Emergency Operations Proving Grounds. Theme song...

Duration:00:50:01

Code 9 Project - Preventing Traumatic Stress Related Mental Health Issues.

9/3/2018
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Brandielee "Lee" Baker talks about Code 9 Project. Their mission and efforts to help Law Enforcement Agencies, families and Officers prevent traumatic stress related mental health issues. Learn about their S.H.A.R.E. workshops, training and how you can help. Theme song Hurricane used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:49:22

Dianne Bernhard - Executive Director of C.O.P.S.

8/27/2018
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Retired Deputy Police Chief and now National Executive Director of C.O.P.S. (Concerns Of Police Surivors) is our guest. Dianne talks about the many programs that C.O.P.S. offers to support survivors of fallen Officers. She also talks about her Police career and the line of duty death that changed her. Theme song Hurricane used by permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

Duration:00:50:44