The Rabbi speaks many a wise word on this topic.
There was a 53 year-old gentleman who graduated from the Kentucky State Police academy a number of years ago. So I am sure that if you set your mind to it, use commitment and dedication, you can succeed.
That being said, police work/law enforcement is a dirty, dirty business, both inside and out.
Law enforcement is not for everybody, because it is not meant to be.
I have better things to do than worry about the 140 misspelled characters that angry and bitter people use to tweet-and-run. - John Popovich - WCPO-TV