What’s the life of a police officer like? Most of us have been exposed to it either through media or Bollywood, where police personnel are deemed to be insensitive, atrocious, dominating and political. However, is that really true? Are all police officers alike? Through Thick and Thin is a collection of personal memoirs from the diary of an honest and principled police officer, Vivek Deshpande. The book spans his career as a police & Intelligence officer of over thirty-five years and takes the reader through various instances, which show us the real side of the khaki men on duty. The book is an inspirational read for anyone that wants to understand what it takes to be a police officer in India and sets an example for Indian youth. Grab a copy and read about his interesting experiences in the chapters ‘Magic of Pani Puri’ and ‘Communal riots in Hyderabad’.