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Ugh, missing it..

Discussion in 'Cop Talk' started by FiremanMike, Nov 15, 2012.

  1. FiremanMike

    FiremanMike Way too busy

    Jul 26, 2007
    The interwebs
    It's totally irrational, I have absolutely no time to give, but I am finding myself missing the patrol car more and more. The worst part is that I left on such good terms from my last department that I'm told its a flick of a pen to bring me back.

  2. DaBigBR

    DaBigBR No Infidels!

    Oct 28, 2005
    Circling the wagons.

  3. Bren

    Bren NRA Life Member

    Jan 16, 2005
    I've heard to 2 people, in my life, who quit being a cop to be a fireman. I'm assuming that's what you did. I still don't understand why anybody would do that.
  4. FiremanMike

    FiremanMike Way too busy

    Jul 26, 2007
    The interwebs
    Nah, I've been a fireman for 14 years. 5 years ago I went to the academy to do some cop work on my off days. Earlier this year I was hired by a critical care helicopter EMS company which ate up my off days and quit the PD.
  5. indigent

    indigent Bamboozled

    Jul 2, 2005
    Wait........ a hosemonkey and a helicopter hero......... oh brother, you do have it bad..
  6. FiremanMike

    FiremanMike Way too busy

    Jul 26, 2007
    The interwebs
    I know, I'm a total idiot. Lol
  7. I hear ya man! I got out for about 18 months and never was really happy. This job is like high quality blow, one you get hooked nothing else will satisfy you.

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  8. Sharkey


    Nov 21, 2006
    DFW, TX
    Can't reserve? I'd try not to let my license lapse but it sounds like you have a decent gig for adrenaline.

    I'm pushing mid 40's so maybe I'm getting too old but I found policing ain't the end all be all especially in today's climate. That said, I'm approaching 22 years in it. Loyalty of the employee/employer relationship seems non-existent.
  9. lawman800

    lawman800 Juris Glocktor

    Loyalty and staying with one agency nowadays is for chumps or golden boys who have it made on the fast track.