When I start my
tour of duty God
crime may be,
As I walk the
darkened streets alone,
let me be
close to Thee.
Please give me
the young and old.
Let me never make
in a rash
or callous way,
me hold my patience,
let each man have
some dark and dreary night,
I must give up
your understanding love,
protect my children
Another Police Officer's Prayer
Oh Almighty God, whose great power and eternal
Watch over all policemen and Law enforcement
Father in Heaven please give them the strengh,
courage and perseverance
to endure the unjust condemnation, danger, and
to which they are at times subjected.
We recommend them to your loving
care because their duty is dangerous.
Dear God, grant these brave men your
Unite them safely with their families
after duty has ended.
On any high-risk call, I will survive.
I have succeeded on dangerous calls before.
I know the tactics I need.
I know how to make the physical moves I need.
I am skilled with my firearms.
I can stay focused on what I have to do.
I can take care of myself.
I have options for controlling any problem.
I can take each call step by step, without rushing.
I can breathe deeply to control stress any time I
I can keep any
situation within limits I can handle.
I can decide
not to be afraid.
I can defeat
any threat against me.
I can use deadly force to save my life or the life
I can survive and keep going, no matter what, even if
I am hit.