Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

July 05, 2007
PrintCommentRSS

Sleep disorders troubling many Ohio officers

By Dan X. McGraw
The Cleveland Plain Dealer 
 
CLEVELAND, Ohio — After working the midnight shift, Cleveland Patrolman Tom Ross just wants to go home and get some rest. But catching some zzz's during the daytime isn't easy for him.

So he spends his time pacing his kitchen, watching TV or trying to fall asleep, which leaves him constantly tired, he said.

"I've got nothing to wake up for until midnight, but here I am awake at 1 p.m.," said Ross, an executive officer at the Cleveland Police Patrolmen's Association. "I don't know what it is. I can't stay asleep when I can get to bed, and other times I just can't sleep."

Full story: Sleep disorders troubling many Ohio officers






PoliceOne Offers

P1 on Facebook

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Get the #1 Police eNewsletter

Police Newsletter Sign up for our FREE email roundup of the top news, tips columns, videos and more, sent 3 times weekly
See Sample

Health - Physical and Mental Fitness Training Events