Public sector first responders pay for their pension with every paycheck. There are additional cost to the officers that most people just don’t understand. Here is a perfect example oh the hidden costs of a pension.
Life of a Police Officer: Medically and Psychologically Ruinous
The intensely challenging job of law enforcement is linked to many health issues. I met a former officer who tried to protect my high school friend and learned the effect her death had on him.