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What Exactly is a Law Enforcement Liaison?   Tim Burrows manages the National Law Enforcement Liaison Program for the Governors Highway Safety Association. His role is to support the nation’s Law Enforcement Liaisons (LELs), who work for State Highway Safety...
June 2021 Officer of the Month Officer Michael Williams El Paso, Texas Police Department   MADD proudly recognizes Officer Michael Williams of the El Paso Police Department as our Officer of the Month for June 2021. Officer Williams is assigned...
Mission Moment “You are paralyzed . . . We don’t know if you will walk again.”   I looked around the hospital room, confused, and blinked my eyes several times as I tried to grasp the words that were just...
MADD May 2021 Officer of the Month The 362 Officers who made the Ultimate Sacrifice and gave their lives in the line of duty protecting America in 2020. “It is not how these officers died that made them heroes, it...
To all the patrol officers, detectives, DUI task force officers… From Susie Spoolstra-Kelley Zachary Spoolstra’s “Momma”   I first want to thank you for reading my story, and I want to thank you on behalf of my experience with all...
Brian Ursino, Director of Law Enforcement American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators Assistant Chief, Washington State Patrol (retired)   A person who has “bought into” the mission statement of their employer conducts themselves consistently with that mission statement. But what...
The beginning of 2009 seemed to be the average, expected year for the North Star High School freshman, John Austin Blough, better known by all as Johnny. At just fifteen years old, he was a leader in and out of...
BRETT’S STORY: THE DAY THAT CHANGED OUR LIVES FOREVER By Chrissie Poarch (Aunt)   My heart sank on Sunday morning, September 17, 2017, when my mother and I watched a Georgia State Patrol trooper and a coroner walk up our...
Texas Pictures is an industrial video production company. We were established 14 years ago and much of our work is training or promotional productions for businesses. We also frequently work with law enforcement agencies to create productions that help to...
Corporal Casey Hancuff Boise Police Department Boise, Idaho   Cpl. Hancuff has made impaired driving education and enforcement the focus of his career. There is no doubt it has made a difference. Since joining the Boise Police Department’s Night STEP...