Year: 2013

Destiny Manaoat – When I was little, I told my parents I wanted to get into law with hopes to be a criminal defense lawyer. After majoring in Criminal Justice, I discovered a passion for law enforcement by various influences. …

Fall 2013 Scholarship Awards Read More »

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Are you going home for the holidays this year?  Is telling your family that you are L, G, B, or T on your mind?  This is a question we get asked frequently by readers who are in the process of …

Coming Out During The Holidays, Or Not Read More »

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UCLA’s Williams Institute released a report this week about homophobia within law enforcement and corrections in the United States.  The 51 page report details research conducted by the Institute and chronicles countless incidents of LGBT law enforcement employees who have …

New Study Of Homphobia In Law Enforcement Read More »

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Next week the United States Senate is scheduled to vote on whether or not federal law should be expanded to include employment protection based on sexual orientation and gender identity.  According to a Huffington Post poll, 50% of Americans think …

Employment Protection, Now! Read More »

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One of the most rewarding parts of working in a public safety profession is the camaraderie available among colleagues and co-workers.  Some of my best life-long friends came from my time working in law enforcement.  Law enforcement, the fire service, …

National EMS and Firefighters Pride Alliance Read More »

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