An officer’s job is summed up with “To serve and protect.” Your date will be looking out for the innocent and making citizens feel safe and secure. You’ll be dating someone who many consider to be a hero.
Police officers are able to problem solve quickly and don’t freeze or panic in emergency situations.
Their life is hectic and their schedule is never determined.
But that’s not the same as police officers, who sometimes have to make split-second decisions that can result in taking someone’s life.
However, although some media outlets like CNN might have you think differently, cops are people just like everyone else, only with more responsibility.
Being in a relationship with someone who doesn’t have a conventional 9 to 5 job presents unique challenges, but when you date a police officer on top of that, you are dealing with a slew of new challenges that are unique to this particular field.
Doctors, firemen, and first responders have their own problems when they are faced with life or death situations, it’s not quite the same as the split second decisions that police officers may have to make.
Police officers know which questions to ask — and listen carefully to the answers.