Captain Mike Schentrup retired in 2021 as a Bureau Commander for the Gainesville (FL) Police Department, where he had worked for almost 25 years. The majority of his career was spent in investigative units, including major case detective, gang and burglary unit sergeant, and ultimately the division commander for detectives. Captain Schentrup taught extensively in
New Years Celebration Safety Tips
2020 has been a wild ride. There is no doubt that all of us are excited to put the year behind us and look towards a less chaotic future. We want to make sure that you enjoy your celebrations to the fullest extent while being safe! Here are 10 tips from law enforcement on how
Recognizing First Responders
Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from our family to yours! We take this time to reflect on the prior year, celebrate with family, and give thanks. Yet, as we celebrate, we must take a moment to recognize and thank the first responders who do not always have that luxury. Thousands of police officers, EMTs, firefighters,
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We Back the Blue!
Thank you to all law enforcement and first responders who put their life on the line every day. 2020 has been a difficult and trying time for law enforcement; those who have vowed their lives to protect ours are being harassed, assaulted, threatened, and the list goes on... Your dedication is recognized, respected, and honored.
Caring for families facing biohazard cleanup
With our current situation of Covid-19, there is less face to face time with families, leaving families with less information than ever before when it comes to caring for families facing Biohazards left behind after a death. Biohazards are not a topic the average family thinks about. While those of us who are closer to
I Remember Our Veterans
by Cathy Brewer-Goodwill Today, we honor Veterans’ Day. As the holiday approached, I remembered family members who sacrificed not only for my family, but also for their country. I am an ‘Army brat,’ albeit it was just for a short time in my formative years. When my mother remarried, a proud Army Staff Sgt. adopted
Mustard Gas and Bleach: The “HUMAN” Correlation
Have you ever heard someone tell you never to to mix bleach with other chemicals? If so, they were absolutely right! Here’s some of the reasons you should avoid bleach and some of the side effects that can occur when handling bleach during certain situations: The Breakdown Of Bleach As A Cleaner The elements that
Crime Scene Cleanup: The Messy Insight.
Cleaning up a crime scene doesn’t just happen in the blink of an eye, and it takes a whole lot more than mere bleach and water can fix. Aside from the safety aspects, cleaning up a trauma or crime scene can take hours to decontaminate. That’s not even taking into consideration restoration of the home.
CRIME SCENE: WHO CLEANS UP THE BLOOD
It’s crazy to think how many TV shows there are about forensic investigation. With shows like Law and Order and CSI gaining popularity, it’s no wonder so many people believe they know all there is about what happens at a crime scene. But what about the family scene? When you take away the police tape