December 11, 2019
Hacks to Stand for Justice with Eric Pearson
In this episode of HACKED we have the great pleasure of speaking with a very special guest, Eric Pearson. Eric is a retired lieutenant from the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department and served in the law enforcement for over 26 years. He is currently working as Director of Security for Sceptre & Key; an executive protection organization that offers private protection.
He has dedicated much of his life to protect his community throughout his 26 plus years of service. With us he shares what lead him to choose the law enforcement career path, what choosing this career path brings, and shares insightful perspectives of what being an African American policeman looks like.
In this episode you will learn:
- What it means to serve in the police force as an African American – Perspective
- What you can expect from choosing a law enforcement career path
- How technology changed the transparency/credibility of law enforcement
- What it takes to build trust within the community as a police officer
- The importance of respect and man-to-man relationships
- And lots more…