But that’s not the same as police officers, who sometimes have to make split-second decisions that can result in taking someone’s life.
However, although some media outlets like CNN might have you think differently, cops are people just like everyone else, only with more responsibility.
He is an undercover officer with a regional police force.
Alan - not his real name - has been in the force for more than a decade, and he's proud of what he does, blending in with criminals, sometimes for months on end, to help "catch the big boys". The mystique of the undercover cop, has recently been tarnished in a series of high-profile cases.
This is the first interview “Lisa”, who wants to retain her anonymity, has given to the media.
Only now, five years later, does she feel ready to describe how she has been devastated by the deception.
Last week it was reported that she had quit the force due to stress and is preparing to sue the Metropolitan Police.
Since the case was thrown out of the High Court in 1994 (the judge labelled the police methods "deception of the grossest kind"), James is reported to have suffered psychological problems, gained weight, and lost interest in sex.
They had been together for six years and she loved him “totally, completely, more than anyone”.“He was the closest person in the world to me,” she says. I thought I knew him better than anyone else knew him.” But she had begun to suspect that he was lying about who he really was.
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It’s with that in mind that we compiled the top eight rules for dating a cop, chosen from answers by law enforcement officers from across the country.
We received some serious answers and some pretty humorous ones, but these pretty much sum up the mix.