Every day, police officers work to keep communities safe, they risk their lives to make sure law breakers are put behind bars. But crime fighting has changed with advancements in technology.
Springfield Police Chief Philip Thorne currently serves as the president of the Florida Police Chiefs Association. He says he has seen a lot of changes in his 30 years as a policeman...from cell phones to computers to license plate readers.
As President of the Florida Police Chiefs Association, Chief Thorne will serve one year, promoting safety, law enforcement training as well as working with the legislature when needed.