Police

FBI Says 80% of Cops Overweight

Put down the donut and back away slowly.

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The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation released a new statistic, which states 8 out of every 10 law enforcement members are overweight.

Their findings have spurred the Garland Police Department make a plan for their officers to improve their fitness.

"I think it's important for all of us to keep the weight down and stay in shape-especially this job. The stress that we incur at this job… this is a great way to relieve the stress and to keep the blood pressure down," said Garland Assistant Chief Jeff Bryan.

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