Most people get butterflies in their stomach when they think of attending the police academy. Well you should, its no walk in the park. You will be tried mentally, physically, emotionally, and intellectually. Most departments will require you to.
Citizens probably never think of a police officer in this manner. But if you'll just take a moment to stop to think about it a police officers life is just as important as you or your family. Think about it haven't you been unfair?