Each week, The Tribune will be spotlighting local law enforcement and first responders.
Whether they are police officers, firefighters or emergency medical personnel, these men and women in uniform are highly trained to serve and protect their communities.
Name: Patrolman John “Ben” Armstrong
Badge number: 34-110
Position: Night shift patrol
Years with Seymour Police Department: 1½ years
Hobbies: Working out, watching football
Favorite part of being a police officer: Having a positive influence on the community
Favorite food: Hot wings
Favorite sport: Football
Favorite musician: James Hetfield
Hidden talent: I can juggle.
Words of wisdom: Life is hard. It’s even harder when you’re stupid.