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Tried the cops fitness test after failure rate shock - yoga background didn't help

Tried the cops fitness test after failure rate shock – yoga background didn’t help

A FORMER top cop dismissed concerns that the garda physical test is too difficult for rookies and said: Some youngsters just aren’t fit enough. Figures given to Fianna Fail TD Jim O’Callaghan this week revealed that one in six Garda candidates failed in fitness. 5 Irish Sun’s Fionnuala is put on probation with coach manager …

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NYC Mayor Adams' mental health hospitalization plan greeted with skepticism by cops, EMS on the front lines

NYC Mayor Adams’ mental health hospitalization plan greeted with skepticism by cops, EMS on the front lines

Skepticism was swift and across the city, from police stations to ERs and EMS ambulances, as Mayor Adams rolled out his new plan to force the mentally ill into medical treatment. These frontline first responders, speaking to the Daily News, were quick to question details surrounding the newly announced approach to their work, specifically citing …

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NYPD cops traumatized by job horrors get mental health support: 'He saved my life'

NYPD cops traumatized by job horrors get mental health support: ‘He saved my life’

Retired NYPD detective Lou Yero became so traumatized by the horrors he witnessed on the job that he took to drinking – and ended up putting a loaded gun to his head. “And then I looked in the mirror and saw my son’s room,” Yero recalled last week at the first seminar of a group …

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