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!

For Cops, By Cops Press Releases

Need Advice Buying For Cops, By Cops?

Submit Press Release

For Cops, By Cops Tips

For Cops, By Cops Articles

For Cops, By Cops Resources

For Cops, By Cops Links

For Cops, By Cops Press Release

June 16, 2014

PrintRegisterBookmarkRSS What's This


Ailing Stroud Area Regional Police Officer Leaves Void in Department

Ailing Stroud Area Regional Police Officer Leaves Void in Department

With Stroud Area Regional Police Officer Ruben Torres of East Stroudsburg on a medical leave of absence since April, things just haven't been the same in the police department.

Having worked closely with Torres for 24 of the 25 years Torres has been with the East Stroudsburg Borough and then Stroud Area Regional Police departments, fellow Officer Ken Palmer misses him every day when coming into work.

"Ruben has a crazy amount of knowledge about the job, and he's always willing to share that knowledge with less experienced officers, not to show off how much he knows but just to help them do the job correctly," Palmer said. "And he's got a great heart. He's just a good friend."

Read full story.