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    What sort of graduation gift?

    I can't believe I am at a loss, but I am. My wife is graduating from the academy on December 9, and I can't think of what to buy her for a graduation gift.

    I'm thinking it will be something cop related, but what? I'm thinking a nice flashlight, but I don't know.

    Any ideas?
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    A St. Michael's (patron saint of Police Officers) necklace is nice.

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    Some pink fuzzy handcuffs.

    Nah, a good flashlight is a winner, or anything that will be useful on the job.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mack View Post
    A St. Michael's (patron saint of Police Officers) necklace is nice.
    +1 also what she might not be issued is always nice to get........
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    +2 on St Michael. A backup gun is a nice gift too.
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    If you are looking at a flashlight maybe look at the new 5.11 ones. They recharge in 90 seconds. Baumshoe would be happy to set you up.
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    My opinion would depend on if you want to give her a personal gift or a professional gift. The ones listed above are great. If not provided by the department maybe some nicely embossed business cards. If allowed by department maybe a special order badge.
    A personal gift could be the St Michael medal or a bible (if your lifestyle is conducive to such) monogrammed to her name and rank.
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    St. Michael

    It will be personal and professional. And then she will also melt because you are thinking and praying for her safety
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    I would suggest a lifetime supporting membership to Officer Resource. This would be something she would be able to have for a lifetime.


    You could also get her a head set from the earphoneguy and a flashlight from Baumshoe!

 

 

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