Behind every badge is a story about the person who wears it.
One North Texas couple went across the state to gather those stories for their new book, aptly named “Behind the Texas Badge.”
For Grand Prairie Assistant Police Chief Christy Martinez, that story was born from a desire to be a force for good after a brush with tragedy at 16 years old.
“I hope to bring the same type of energy — a sense of hope that was quickened to me that particular night,” Martinez said.
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