You are not alone.
As public safety professionals we train, we prepare, we are well equipped, but sometimes none of these things matter. We have husbands, wives, children, mothers and fathers. We have dreams and goals and look forward to a long and peaceful retirement. But we cannot shrink from our duty. We see the best and worst of humankind. We confront despair and overwhelming challenges. But still we carry on. It is difficult to fathom the strength, courage and commitment which propels us t