Nov. 15, 2020

S4E86: Defund The Police Movement Is It Making Us All Less Safe?

S4E86: Defund The Police Movement Is It Making Us All Less Safe?

James H. Lilley a retired Howard County Md. Police Sergeant is our guest. In addition to his career as a law enforcement officer, he is an expert in the martial arts, earning a black belt and he is the author of numerous books. James talks about his police career and focuses his discussion on the use of force by law enforcement officers to subdue and diffuse violent situations. He discusses the use of and need for choke holds in certain situations and how the defund the police movement actually makes us all less safe. He discusses the need for more funding and training, and his many books. Brought to you in part by the Help For Our Heroes Program at Transformations Treatment Center.

Background song Hurricane is used with permission from the band Dark Horse Flyer.

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John J Wiley

Retired Police Sergeant, Music Radio Personality, Talk Radio Show Host, Podcaster and Producer

John J. Wiley is a retired Police Sergeant turned radio personality. He has been a full time FM Music Radio DJ since 2005. In 2017 he founded the Law Enforcement Today Podcast, with the assistance of Robert Greenberg. Within a couple months a radio station heard an episode of the podcast and asked him to create a radio version, which he did. It has been syndicated since the Spring of 2017 and has numerous affiliate radio stations across the US.