For A&Es latest reality series, Rookies, a crew followed police trainees on their first day on the beat right out of the police academy.
Officer Amy Evans of the Tampa Police Department says trying to impress her new boss while being filmed made the job more intense.
She says, I wasnt prepared for the film crew. They were there every second of my first day. Theyd say, Pretend like were not here, but I couldnt.
Now that Evans has been catching perps for a few months, shes sure cameras could catch a lot more action than when she was a brand new rookie.
She says, There are a lot of unexpected surprises in this job. If the film crew wants action, they can come ride with me now.
Rookies premieres tonight (Oct. 21) on A&E.
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