By Sean Riley – President & Founder Safe Call Now
March 17th, 2005 – St. Patrick’s Day… a time for celebration, fun and cheer. For me, not so much, rather a time of self-reflection. I wasn’t planning on writing this blog by any means until I realized what day it was and that it was the worst day of my life. 15 years ago today I was indicted by the U.S. Federal Government for Prescription Fraud and turned myself into the United States Marshals Service (USMS) in downtown Seattle, WA to be arrested. Looking back, I was really arrogant and cocky, not believing any of this was going to impact my life in any way, I was a cop… I couldn’t have been more wrong.
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By Morgan Young – Vice President Client Services/Public Entities – Homes Murphy & Associates
COVID-19 – the term everyone in the world is very intimately familiar with right now. As I’m writing this, I’m sitting here at my kitchen table with my Kindergarten and 1st grade girls who are out of school. I’m trying to keep them occupied while I try and work. Nothing about today’s environment is normal. This is a time of high anxiety, fear of the unknown and worry about ourselves and loved ones. However, we are here for you. Read that again – WE ARE HERE FOR YOU!
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By Dr. Keith L. Marshall, Psy.D.
Everyone else is running away from the fire or danger, but you’re charging right towards it. Gunfire rings out in a crowded park, people scatter, and someone gets shot, but you run toward the sound of the shots and help the victim.
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