The Hours Can Be Antisocial: Again this will depend on the particular role your partner has within the police force.
However many positions will involve patrolling around pubs and clubs during closing hours, or getting called out at unearthly hours or during children’s parties in order to attend to an emergency.
Dating a police officer means dating a responsible member of the community who has made it their living to protect the rights and safety of their fellow man and woman, and this is of course something that can be a great source of pride.
At the same time it means having a partner who is passionate about what they do, and who is bringing home a good salary with a good pension plan. However at the same time this can also come with it a number of different problems and points of contention that don’t exist when dating people with other careers.
If you do worry a lot and their job is dangerous then you need to discuss this with them so that they might put your mind at rest.
Having a partner who is passionate about something can be very attractive and so this shouldn’t be viewed as a bad thing, you just need to be aware of the possibility going in.
Dating a police officer can be stressful and at times scary even, and there are a few issues you need to consider and work through.
Here we will look at what those are, and briefly discuss them so that you can decide whether they are likely to cause a problem and how you can overcome them.
However that’s not how a police officer’s job works and they’re not going to arrest you for a petty crime while they’re off duty any more than any of your friends are likely to perform a citizens arrest.
It’s a Way of Life: Many police officers will take their job very seriously and will bring it home with them.