How Civilians Can Help Cops This Peace Officers Memorial Day – PoliceOne Guest Post
How to Survive a Traumatic On-The-Job Experience – Safe Call Now Guest Post
Helping Children Cope with Critical Incidents – Grieving Behind the Badge Guest Post
The Difference Between Your Family and a Police Family – Uniform Stories Guest Post
Interview on the The Author Show – 15 minutes
Interview on the Care Radio Network – 30 minutes
Editor’s Note: The following is the foreword I wrote for Karen Solomon’s new book, Hearts Behind the Badge, which is now available for sale. The book is really intended for a civilian audience, but I wanted to share this piece with PoliceOne Members for a couple of reasons. One is that many of the stories told are of PoliceOne Members who learned about Karen’s effort through posts on our Facebook Page. The second is that the more aware you are about this excellent book, the more you may be able to make your community members aware of it too….more
Occasionally, I get some pretty cool benefits from blogging. Today, I was given an early copy of a new book coming out on Friday, December 12, 2014, Hearts Beneath the Badge.
Now, I’m a voracious reader. I typically have one fiction book going and another one or two non-fiction books working as well. I am a strong believer in the “Leaders are Readers and Readers are Leaders” mentality.
Consequently, I dig getting new written material to dive into. This one is of particular significance because one of the chapters in this book features a fellow motor I know that has gone through some intense personal tragedy over the past few months. He may not know it, but he has been an inspiration as to how to handle the unthinkable and refuse to give in to all the trauma, negativity, and destruction that can follow it….more