107: A Different View of the SAFE-T Act with Garland Mays

Nov. 25, 2022

3CT brings back special guest and good friend, Garland Mays, to provide us with a different perspective on some of the State of Illinois Criminal Justice Reform legislation, the SAFE-T Act . It's a civil and productive discu…

106: Offensive Driving

Nov. 23, 2022

On this episode, the guys discuss two recent cases involving vehicles that were used to create devastating mass casualty incidents. In examining the Los Angeles County and Waukesha, Wisconsin incidents, they delve into the c…

105: We Are Experiencing Technical Difficulties.....

Nov. 21, 2022

On this episode, 3 non tech-savvy Cops talk about the myriad of technical difficulties that they often experience in providing high-quality policing and entertainment. 3copstalk@gmail.com Website: https://www.3copstalk.com …

104: The Old College Try

Nov. 17, 2022

On today’s show, Scott and Shaun shed a little light on campus policing. They discuss their experiences working as cops, both with and for colleges, some of the differences between municipal and campus policing, the Cleary A…

Community Education

103: Fundraising for the Flint Town K-9 Unit

Nov. 10, 2022

The boys welcome back Retired Sergeant Bill Meyer of the Flint, Michigan Police Department to talk about some of their four-legged coworkers (and family members) to help raise money for the Flint, Michigan Police Department’…

Political Process

102: The Illinois SAFE-T Act with retired Chicago Police Officer & Attorney Angelo Travlos

Nov. 3, 2022

Today's guest is retired Chicago Police Officer and current attorney, Angelo Travlos, who discusses some of the ramifications of the Illinois criminal justice reform legislation, better known as the SAFE-T Act. Angelo's exte…

101: The 3 Cops Talk 2022 Halloween Special

Oct. 27, 2022

On the first 3CT holiday-themed episode, the boys share some of the creepier calls and fun Halloween experiences they've witnessed throughout their careers as police officers. 3copstalk@gmail.com Website: https://www.3copsta…

Special Guest

100: The Parkland Shooting Death Penalty Verdict

Oct. 20, 2022

On this week’s show, Scott and Shaun welcome back Retired Chief Tony Pustizzi of the Coral Springs, Florida Police Department (see Episodes 58 & 84 ) to discuss the impact of a jury's recent, non-unanimous verdict to sentenc…

99: Quick Hit #5: SHERWICANE!

Oct. 19, 2022

On this Quick Hit episode, Chris is back to share his stories of serving through his first hurricane! He discusses many of the first time professional and personal experiences presented to him by Hurricane Ian. As a recent …

Training & Development

98: Human Behavior Pattern Recognition & Analysis with Greg Willams & Brian Marren of The Left of Greg Podocast

Oct. 13, 2022

On this week’s highly entertaining and informative episode, Chris and Shaun meet with Human Behavior Pattern Recognition & Analysis (HBPR&A) experts Greg Williams and Brian Marren of Arcadia Cognerati and the Left of Greg Po…

Training & Development Special Guest

97: Quick Hit #4: Policing During Natural Disasters

Oct. 6, 2022

As our Florida Police Officer, Chris, continues to work and live under the conditions created by Hurricane Ian, Scott and Shaun conduct another quick hit to share their perspectives on policing through the wrath of Mother Na…

Training & Development

96: Building Exemplary Police Officers with Sergeant Jason Louis of TheBriefingRoom.com

Sept. 29, 2022

After our new School Resource Officer, Chris, lets us in on a new lucrative trend related to “podophilia” (foot fetish), the boys continue their trip to the Pacific Coast with a born-and-raised California cop, Sergeant Jaso…

Guest: Jason Louis
Resiliency & Wellness Special Guest

95: An Officer Down Steps Back Up with Sergeant Laurie White (ret.) of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Sept. 22, 2022

On this week’s episode, Scott and Shaun are joined by retired Royal Canadian Mounted Police Sergeant, Laurie White, to discuss her biographical book, 10-33, An Officer Down Steps Back Up. Laurie covers her journey to and thr…

Guest: Laurie White
Community Education Special Guest

94: Effective Message Management with Tamrin Olden of Law Enforcement Social

Sept. 15, 2022

The boys of 3CT talk with public relations and marketing expert, Tamrin Olden of TOC Public Relations and Law Enforcement Social , about the importance of controlling an impactful public safety narrative through effective c…

Community Education

Quick Hit #3 - Smile, You're on Body Worn Camera!

Sept. 12, 2022

On this Quick Hit episode, the boys from 3CT talk about Shaun's return to the street and his fascination with the body worn camera, or as it's commonly known in police circles, the BWC. They also provide some perspectives on…

Resiliency & Wellness Special Guest

93: Tactical Longevity with Dr. Jennifer Prohaska

Sept. 8, 2022

Scott and Shaun talk with Clinical Psychologist and University of Kansas Jayhawk, Dr. Jennifer Prohaska (Ph.D) about a police officer resiliency program that she developed to better treat the high number of police officers t…

Political Process Special Guest

92: Unfair to Elections with Deputy Director Chris Harvey of the Georgia POST Council

Sept. 1, 2022

On this episode, the guys speak with long time law enforcement professional, Chris Harvey of the Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Council , about his unique experiences as the former Elections Director of the Geo…

Guest: Chris Harvey
Community Education

Quick Hit #2 - Street Takeovers

Aug. 30, 2022

On this Quick Hit episode, Scott and Shaun are joined by good friend and guest host, Sergeant Kevin Ameiss (Episode 67: Go West, Young Man! ) to discuss the increasing incidents of vehicular "Street Takeovers” sweeping the U…

Society & Culture Special Guest

91: Mentor Michael Sartain of Men of Action

Aug. 25, 2022

The boys from 3CT are joined by professional mentor, Michael Sartain of Men of Action , for an extended episode covering many interesting and humorous topics. Michael discusses everything from growing up in Dallas, Texas, hi…

Resiliency & Wellness Special Guest

90: A Journey from Victim to Survivor with Jen Lee of the I Need Blue Podcast

Aug. 18, 2022

Scott and Shaun meet with Jen Lee, the host of the I Need Blue Podcast to discuss how she turned a physically and emotionally stressful experience as the victim of a violent crime into an opportunity become an empowered surv…

Guest: Jennifer Lee
Community Education

Quick Hit #1: Understanding Search Warrants

Aug. 16, 2022

In light of the often confusing and conflicting media coverage of the recent FBI search warrant on former President Donald Trump's home at Mar-a-Lago, our subject matter expert, Sergeant Scott, takes us through law enforceme…

Community Education

89: Mo' Problems, Mo' Money - Understanding On-Call Pay for the Police

Aug. 11, 2022

Recently, a 12-member jury delivered a verdict against officers of the Louisville (Kentucky) Metro Police Department's SWAT team. The lawsuit was filed by the officers in 2016 and sought millions of dollars of back pay for "…

Society & Culture

88: The Warrior vs. Guardian Cop

Aug. 4, 2022

This week, the boys from 3CT provide some personal perspectives regarding the ongoing debate surrounding police officers acting as either “guardians” or “warriors” in service to their communities. They discuss the concepts …

Resiliency & Wellness Special Guest

87: Limitless Momentum with Officer Ariana Stone

July 29, 2022

3CT meets with a fellow cop that literally puts her challenging experiences as a police officer to aid the communities that we all serve. The guys have an entertaining conversation with Entrepreneur and Police Officer, Arian…