Officer Mike Martin assists another officer on a traffic stop that turns into a pursuit. Officer Martin is the second car in the pursuit, calling the chase. Eventually officer Johnson, who is in a PIT (Pursuit Intervention Technique) car, passes us and PITs the suspects car, causing him to crash and go air born. Officers take the suspect into custody. and call EMS for his injuries. Marijuana is found in the car after a search.
|Agency||Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department|
|From||Melbourne FL/Indianapolis IN|
|Why Law Enforcement||After High School I started working for the department as a civilian. I was a public safety officer and drove the wagon. After 2 years I applied and was accepted to the Police Academy and started my career as a police officer.|
|First Arrest||It was a run to a domestic disturbance. It was my first run in FTO as an officer. The female had hit her husband in the face. It was my first arrest as a police officer.|
|Best part of the job||The closeness of the officers you work with. Sometimes you are with your coworkers more than your family. It truly is a second family.|
|Hobbies||Construction, Coaching and spending time with my family. Also boating and jet skiing!|
|Favorite Quote||“Be the ball!” from Caddyshack|