Bios

Editor-in-Chief, Ryan Mason

Ryan Mason is a former police officer and the Editor in Chief of the Law Enforcement News Network. Ryan has been a writer, editor, and photojournalist over the last decade, providing content for over a dozen national and international publications in both law enforcement and aviation.

Co-Founder, Randy Sutton

Randy Sutton is a 34 year Law Enforcement veteran and nationally recognized media commentator on Law Enforcement issues. Randy is the Founder of ‘THE WOUNDED BLUE,” The premier National Assistance and Support Organization for Injured and Disabled Law Enforcement Officers.

Co-Founder, Eddie Richardson

Eddie Richardson is a retired disabled police officer in South Carolina. An advocate for wounded officers, he’s been involved in drafting and introducing legislation at a federal level for their benefit. He is currently the COO of The Wounded Blue charity. 

Deputy Editor, Leah Anaya

Leah Anaya is a medically retired police officer. She served for three years at the Oakland Police Department, and just under five at a department in Washington State. Before that, she was an intelligence analyst in the US Army. She is now a stay at home mom living with her husband, who is still serving as a police officer, and their three children. She also grew up as the daughter of a police officer in California. Leah is now a writer and Deputy Editor at Law Enforcement News Network as well as the Business Manager for Washington State FOP. She’s a peer support advocate for The Wounded Blue and Serve and Protect. You can find her on social media @leahmsanaya or at www.leahanaya.com.