“Straight From the Source,” is an interview series hosted by PepperBall CEO Bob Plaschke. This series aims to shine a spotlight on the thought leaders within our industry and provide a platform for these individuals to share their experiences, insights, and the valuable lessons they've learned through their careers in law enforcement.

Episode 1: Michael Sugrue

Our first episode features Michael Sugrue, a former Air Force and Police Department Captain, discussing his mental health journey post-lethal force incident, as detailed in his book "Relentless Courage." Michael's story is a powerful reminder of the hidden costs of policing and the essential, “next steps forward” in understanding and healing the trauma imposed upon first responders.


Published on Apr 10, 2024