Everyone has seen a fair share of TV police procedurals. Whether it was an episode of CSI: Miami or NYPD Blue, or even the harrowing documentary The Thin Blue Line, it's clear that being a police officer is a high-pressure job. So what's becoming a police officer like? This list will give you some insight into what it's like to become a cop.Knowing how important the job is, it's easy to assume that becoming a cop is difficult - as it should be. But what exactly goes into becoming a cop? And what exactly is it like to live as a police officer? Read on to find out!
Half of All Cops Involved in Shootings Suffer from PTSD
Police Officers Have Differing Opinions on Gun Laws
Firing a Weapon Is Uncommon
Acoholism Rates Are High Among Police Officers