In America, the policeman is a working-class hero. In England, the policeman is a working-class traitor.
– Martin Amis
Surely the fact that a uniformed police officer is wearing his hair below his collar will make him no less identifiable as a policeman.
– Thurgood Marshall
To call the police is a really big deal because you don’t snitch – that’s the culture you grow up in.
– Sonja Sohn
The police feel that most of the public are against them and that there is a lot of bad feeling.
– Peter James
A police force, wherever they are, is made up of amazing people, and I respect them a great deal.
– Nancy Mckeon
When you have police officers who abuse citizens, you erode public confidence in law enforcement. That makes the job of good police officers unsafe.
– Mary Frances Berry
Policemen so cherish their status as keepers of the peace and protectors of the public that they have occasionally been known to beat to death those citizens or groups who question that status.
– David Mamet
Police officers may drive black and white cars, however what goes on in their job is a lot of gray.
– Arik Matson
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
– George Orwell
There not enough jails, not enough police, not enough courts to enforce a law not supported by the people.
Police pulls over a speeding car:
Cop: Mam, do you know why am I standing here?
Driver: Cause you got all D’s in high school?