Police1’s poetry column highlights some of the inspirational, moving and funny poems authored by our readers. Email your original writing submission for consideration to email@example.com.
45 years and counting: Meet the beat cop who’s been patrolling the same Indianapolis streets for more than four decades
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officer Jeffrey Stagg, 67, a beat cop, hostage-crisis negotiator and “Taps” bugler, began his policing career in 1977 after serving in the Air Force
Sgt. Marlene Rittmanic, a published poet, wrote about the dangers police officers face every day