Photo of Married Texas Cops Goes Viral

March 9, 2016 Updated: March 9, 2016
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Officer Brittany Beard Hilton posted an image on her Facebook page, talking about her life in law enforcement, and it’s going viral.

However, Hilton, who serves with the Bridge City Police Department in Texas, has a different perspective from other police officers.

 

All you may see in this photo is two smiling police officers. But there is more. We are husband and wife, parents to…

Posted by Brittany Beard Hilton on Friday, February 26, 2016

 

It’s because her husband, Steven Hilton, is also a cop.

She posted the photo, taken on Thanksgiving Day, on Facebook on Feb. 26. They are both seen smiling in a patrol car.

“All you may see in this photo is two smiling police officers. But there is more. We are husband and wife, parents to four beautiful girls, we are a son and a daughter, a Brother and sister, a grandson and granddaughter, a Niece and nephew. (Steven is also an army veteran),” she wrote.

Hilton also cautioned people from “[putting] all all officers in a category” as “we are all individuals attached to a delicate thin blue line.”

Bridge City is located in Orange County, Texas, and has a population of 7,840, located near the Texas- Louisiana border.