Why the Name Police “Force” over Police Service?

The military is called “service” while the police is called “force”. Weird huh?

Names Matter

It’s funny how police are called the police force versus “the police service.”

In light of that fact, you don’t join “the military force,” you join military service. Why is it…

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Johnny Silvercloud

20 yr U.S. Army vet turned analytical street photographer who talks about power, protest, and politics. Do not defend racism or sexism when I’m in the room.