Here's the place where Steve is most at home—behind the microphone! You'll always find a new perspective, honest and revealing entertainment, and plenty of humor. Have a listen below, or watch him in action in one of his podcast videos!

Season 2 

Season 2 / Episode 7 - My LEDS Experience
 

Join us today for Steve’s personal examples of Law Enforcement Distress Syndrome, the difference between LEDS and PTSD, and how you can help Steve in his research efforts to HELP our police officers work through the unseen tolls of the job.

 

**Current and former law enforcement participate in research survey HERE!

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Season 2 / Episode 6 - Cops, Crazy Fireworks Stories and LEDS
 

What's up, everybody!? Happy 4th! Wanted to tell of some crazy fireworks stories (spoiler alert - someone gets shot in the balls) and thank everyone for their help with my research on Law Enforcement Distress Syndrome! Be Safe today and enjoy the podcast!

 

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Season 2 / Episode 5- Law Enforcement Distress Syndrome (LEDS)

Did you know that about 50% of police officers feel that they can’t talk to their loved ones about the stresses and difficulties of the job? The job can be just too violent for them to share. There is a HIDDEN COST law enforcement pays with prolonged exposure to crime and violence. In an effort to raise awareness, Steve identifies what LEDS is, and asks about YOUR experiences with symptoms of this psychological toll. 

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Season 2 / Episode 4- #HancockHustle

Come support a Denver detective who alleges sexual harassment by her mayor. Wait till you hear the story broke by Denver's 7 News. Don't let him get away with it again! See what you think. Is an apology enough? Does your apology even count when you are caught red-handed? Is this acceptable behavior for those we trust with great power to represent us govern?

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Season 2 / Episode 3- A Culture of Lawlessness

Are messages of lawlessness and indifference creating a violent culture? Tomorrow, Colorado buries its third deputy in twice as many weeks leaving people to ask, "WHAT IS GOING ON? HOW DO WE STOP THIS?" Steve's here with his theory that reveals what he believes is the reason we are seeing more and more violence and less respect for the law and its’ enforcers.

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Season 2 / Episode 2- The REAL Story Behind Contagious Shooting

Contagious Shooting. It’s another buzzword phrase coined by the media in regards to this “news story” of a police shooting in Denver, Colorado. But is it even worth your attention? Steve explains the REAL story behind the media hype of the false narrative against police. Read the DA Decision Letter HERE!

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Season 2 / Episode 1- Inside A Police Shooting 

You're on high alert, talking to a hostile man with a gun in his hand. Minutes seem like hours. Suddenly his gun comes swinging up at you, and you fire before he can hurt you or anyone else.  Ever wonder how the officers involved in a critical incident feel after pulling the trigger? What their family and friends go through? How long the investigation continues afterward? Not only are you affected by the event, but also by what could've been, the aftermath and the recovery. Tonight, I have special guests Dustin and his wife Jenna, who have offered to share their story of Dustin's officer-involved shooting that occurred during his time on the job with the Denver Police Department.

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SPECIAL VIDEO RELEASE - The Blue Dogs Of Dogtopia

Let me tell you a story about the BLUE Dogs from Dogtopia and the new battle they face while they protect and guard all of dog-kind. How it ends is up to YOU!

Episode 23 - Use of Force: The What, Why & How 

Have questions about use of force and deadly force used by police officers? Sit down with ret. police sergeant and author of From Boy To Blue, Steve Warneke, as he explains the main reasons for use of force, and the five levels of the Use of Force Continuum.

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Episode 20 - Roll Call: The Badge Past and Present

Come hang with the cops! Special guest former police officer Dustin Duff talk with retired DPD sergeant Steve Warneke about the best and worst times on the job, the move towards reactive police work instead of proactive, and how it’s affected their lives after leaving the force... You won’t believe what you hear!

Episode 19 - Police Use Of Force - Explained

University of Miami. The South Beach shooting. Events like these have everyone talking about what they think use of force should be… is it justified? How severe should it be? Well Steve is here to put an end to the debate, to tell you how department policy defines use of force that ultimately enFORCEs the laws we decided on! And how the police have a right to win the fight… No if‘s and‘s or buts about it.

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Episode 22 - Police Misconduct ... Oops! We Had it Wrong - Steve Warneke, author of From Boy To Blue, rants this week about Police worn body cameras.  They were supposed to be the answer to all our problems ... what are we finding out? The answers will surprise you.

Episode 21 - How To Protect Yourself In Life Threatening Situations

Mass Shootings. Unfortunately they seem to be more and more common. Steve walks you through mentally preparing yourself and practicing 6 steps in order to protect yourself or a loved one during any life-threatening situation.