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Published:December 18th, 2014 11:12 EST

Study Reveals Cops Are the Most Obese Workers in America

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Their job is to protect and serve " but it seems some police officers interpret this as an excuse to enjoy too many extra servings at the lunch table.


A study has revealed US cops have the highest rates of obesity among any profession in the country.

Along with firefighters and security guards, nearly 41 per cent of boys in blue are obese, according to a study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine."

Daily Mail

The results of this study are hardly surprising, the days of a cop walking a beat are long over, all they do is sit in a cruiser all day long, with frequent breaks to drink coffee and eat donuts.

Cops don`t even chase suspects any more, they just shoot them. The only exercise they get is when they wrestle citizens to the ground for small infractions.

Police officers should be required to be physically fit, it may be asking too much for them to touch their toes, but they should be able to at least see them.

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