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Officer Justin Hanners is claiming he was fired from the Auburn Police Department in January because he spoke out against the police chief, who allegedly forced his officers to comply with ticket and arrest quotas.
There are things that happen to you in both your personal and professional life that suck. You should embrace that. Embracing the suck puts you in control of your thoughts, your responses, and, most importantly, your life. - Full Story
Police recruiters are reporting that the law enforcement field has grown more diverse since the economy took a downward turn. College-educated and career-shifting recruits have started filling the ranks of aspiring police officers, ushered in part by both layoffs and job scarcity. - Full Story