Code three is lights and siren, and man is it fun. You are lord of the road, racing here and there to accidents, crimes in progress, officer needs assistance, and whatever crisis needs a uniformed hero ASAP.
With the tax base shrinking in many of our jurisdictions and that depleting our budgets, all of us have been told to do more with less. The trick is to know what corners to cut and what corners might cut you back. Here's a look at five things you absolutely positively don't want to do on the job.
A Taos County (N.M.) Sheriff's deputy responding to a call on Christmas Eve rolled his Chevy Tahoe SUV into a busy restaurant's patio. There were no injuries.