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Sexual Assault: A veteran cop shows you how to survive


Fight to survive a sexual assault Up until now, most of my articles have been mostly “feel good ah shucks” type of personal and family safety topics. I have covered topics like cyber bullying, burglary prevention, online scams and other worthy tips uniquely provided from my experience as a cop. Not to sound overly cliche but the gloves are coming…

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Personal Safety Apps: The 5 that could save your life


Why personal safety apps are a must   Personal safety apps, or simply just “Apps”, are here to stay. There is literally an app for everything these days. But as you already know, all apps are not created equal. Most apps come to you at no cost. The apps that cost you are usually an upgraded version of the free…

Cyber Bullying: The truth that may shock you


Cyber bullying and the wonderful age of the internet I still remember the day my Sergeant told us that we would be getting a computer for our shift. Most of us shrugged the gesture off as just another fad. I mean, why would you need to a replace a typewriter anyway. He also said that with the computer will come…

School Shooter: The Sandy Hook Promise


The Sandy Hook PromiseĀ  The Sandy Hook Promise was created by a group of parents whose children were slain on that terrible day back in 2012. This event was one of the worst active shooter incidents to ever occur in our country. It is one of the most powerful public service announcements I have ever seen! This is not your…

Traffic Stop: How to act – how to survive


Preparing for the unpredictable Other than responding to domestic fight calls, traffic stops are the most dangerous part of a cops job. This article is NOT about cops surviving a traffic stop. It’s about YOU, John Q. Citizen! I know what you’re thinking. Why is Bart, the veteran cop blogger guy, trying to teach me how to survive a traffic…