The allowance for special operations to grow beards and later some regular forces was due to the culture in those areas of the middle east. Getting all decked out in tactical gear with your tactical beards, you are playing that which you are not among US citizens.
It's not professional.
Not that petty, it goes to the "cops go into battle" "we are warriors fighting a war" ill mentality that is pervasive in modern policing.
No, I made an analogous argument, and you first tried to strawman, and then tried to turn it into a statistical argument, which you did poorly.
You apparently are simply not concerned with integrity. you infered with your "analogy" that police work was dangerous, I proved you wrong. that's it, there it is, end or story.....