It's not untrue to say that the "W's" in the police department - meaning the female officers - are often confined to administrative posts; we rarely see them on the frontline.

But that's not true of Woman Corporal Christine Jacobs - she's always on the frontlines, in the thick of the action. She doesn't back down from male aggression within the department's ranks or on the street; in short, everyone knows, Corporal Christine doesn't play.

In tonight's profile, we look beneath the tough exterior to find a woman who is, above all things, ambitious:

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Jacobs recently completed the La Ruta Maya challenge with the police team.

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