"There was a time where there was a show called 'Police Woman' and that was the only representation of a female police officer," he said. "Now you look at TV shows with police officers and you have a lot more women represented."
More women joining the police force in Asheville
DeCarlo said because of those issues, he's happy to see Orange police take the lead because they have such responsible leadership in Gagne and Cuozzo.
Orange police and firefighters get assistance from drone