Recently I received a few questions about the TASER electronic control device (ECD). These stem for a posting on the Kiss of Death email group. I thought others might want to know a few of these items also.
Ask a cop
What is the difference between a paramedic and an EMT? Which one would be appropriate for the setting my story takes place in?
Recently I was reading a story and felt pulled into from the fist page. For the most part, the story was logical and much of the police dialog was accurate. Then on the second to last page, the author caused me to hit a reading road block.
The transition from law enforcement report writer to novelist is an evolution that required years for me. If you’re a cop and that’s your goal, have patience. It can be done.
Writer Gideon Hodge ran past firefighters to save a laptop containing two novels that were not backed up.
A question I have had more than one person ask is about the technology used to turn red lights green. Some folks wonder if it is true police (or Fire and Ambulance) have the technology. Others know about it but want clarification on how it work.