Profiles In Courage –  The Often Unspoken Dangers And Damage From A Law Enforcement Career. Patrick Cullinan, a retired Law Enforcement Officer is our guest in this episode of the Law Enforcement Today Radio Show and Podcast.

Drinking, depression, divorce and the dark days. Patrick Cullinan talks about his struggles from the often unspoken effects experienced by many working in a Law Enforcement career. Patrick talks about his 26 year law enforcement career, the highs and the lows. While his career was growing and heading the right direction, his personal life was in ruins. He also discusses how he overcame those serious life threatening problems and how his work at Southern States P.B.A. helps other Law Enforcement Officers and their families.

(Photo from Patrick Cullinan.)

(Photo from Patrick Cullinan.)

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Patrick Cullinan has spent the past 26 years as a law enforcement officer in Georgia and is currently a Staff Representative for the Southern States Police Benevolent Association. . He is a certified peer with the Georgia Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) Team and the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office CISM Team. Cullinan possesses a unique understanding of substance abuse and suicide among law enforcement officers, being a recovering alcoholic with over 15 years of sobriety and having dealt with suicidal thoughts and attempts in his own life. Cullinan provides training to agencies and organizations throughout the country.

(Photo from Patrick Cullinan.)

(Photo from Patrick Cullinan.)

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(Photo from Patrick Cullinan, compiled by LET staff.)

(Photo from Patrick Cullinan, compiled by LET staff.)

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