From Homeless Teen Mom To Police Officer

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This heartwarming story started out years ago when Miaja Jefferson was a young, homeless mother. She his rock bottom and went to a child protective services office to seek help. While there, she had a once in a lifetime conversation with a Police Officer.

You read that right… Miaja’s lifechanging conversation was not with a social worker, it was with a Police Officer.

Despite what anti-Police activists would have you believe, the vast majority of Law Enforcement Officers really do care about the community they serve.

This is evident in Miaja’s transformation from homeless teen mom to Police Officer. This one conversation sparked a determination in the young, teenaged Miaja.

After speaking with the Police Officer and child protective services, Miaja was placed into foster care with her baby. Her foster family was amazed at how determined Miaja was to change her circumstances.

Fast forward a few years, the once homeless teen mom graduated from KSU with a bachelors degree in criminal justice with the goal of pursuing her dream of becoming a Police Officer herself:

This story is a great example of just how impactful the men and women in blue really are.

Let us know what you think of Miaja’s journey in the comments below!

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