Articles Filed Under 'Plan Your Life'

Thursday, December 21st, 2017

My Journey by Julie Zielinski

Through reading the 2nd Edition of Matt’s Last Call: Surviving Our Protectors my hope is that people understand and engage in suicide prevention within their law enforcement agencies.

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Whats Your Credo?

I believe that all of us in law enforcement need to determine how to strengthen and condition ourselves to endure the rigors of our career in law enforcement. One way to start to do that is to discover what your most core beliefs are as a law enforcement professional. One such statement of belief is the personal credo.

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

The Crazy Lives of Police Wives

The Crazy Lives of Police Wives is a new book written for and by police wives that broaches these painful subjects and shares information in a safe and non-threatening manner

Monday, February 4th, 2013

A New Credo for Law Enforcement

I think its time we created a new credo for law enforcement. My suggestion based upon my strong beliefs about officer safety and wellness is: “Work H.A.R.D.; Live H.A.R.D.; Die H.A.R.D.”.

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Matt’s Last Call

An interview Julie Zielinski about her new book entitled: “Matt’s Last Call: Surviving Our Protectors”. Julie wrote the book after her son, a sheriff’s deputy in Washington State, took his own life.

Sunday, September 2nd, 2012

A Tribute to LAPD Officer Randal Simmons

A tribute to LAPD Officer Randal Simmons was just created as one of their “Patriot Profiles” on the NRA “Life of Duty” Online Network. is proud to salute Officer Simmons in the hope that we can all learn to be better cops and better people, from his legacy.

Friday, July 27th, 2012

Life After Law Enforcement

None of us can predict how long our career in police work or law enforcement will last, but we can create a strategy for how we want our careers to progress

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

Are You Over-Extended?

I am coming to the realization that as a police officer I cannot fit a 28 hour day into 24 hours. Emotionally, we become overwhelmed. Some of us do not know when to say, “NO”.

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

What Is YOUR Tactical Action Plan for 2012?

Make a commitment to create an action plan for 2012 and set some goals for your health and wellness

Saturday, May 28th, 2011

The Way of the Blue Warrior

The Way of the Blue Warrior is a path that police officers can follow to strengthen their ability to protect and to serve.