Tag: law enforcement
Officers Juan Mercado and John Oliva of the Mission (Texas) Police Department spoke with A&E Real Crime about the challenges of being in law enforcement, their most memorable moments on the job and what they like to do for fun. (Hint: It involves Celine Dion.)
Angeline Hartmann of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and Live PD spoke with A&E Real Crime about the NCMEC's response to the Jayme Closs news, misconceptions about missing children cases and the single most valuable tool in being able to find missing kids.
A&E Real Crime spoke to the Richland County Sheriff's Department Deputy Sheriff about some embarrassing moments on the job, the story behind his Twitter handle, what he's learned from other Live PD cops and his work on his department's Community Action Team.
With the national homicide-clearance rate below 60 percent, the odds are good that eventually a detective—even an excellent one—will run into a dead end: The case that goes cold, that leaves a family grieving without justice and a detective grasping for answers, even after retirement.