Tuebor – I Will Defend. An anatomy of a Michigan State Police Trooper. Principia Media, 2016

Tuebor is the story of an honest, hard-working yet naïve young man who chose to leave the safety of civilian life for a career of a dedicated police officer. Whether an aspiring police officer, a current police officer or someone interested in understanding what serving the public is about, these true stories capture the human side of police. Readers will learn about the daily lives of officer travel as they encounter humanity in its various forms. With recent deadly race-related encounters in the news, the public’ perception of the police officers who safeguard them have changed. Hopefully Tuebor will provide a background of understanding to assist in improving the relationship between the public and police.

The book is dedicated to the Michigan State Police and its’ employees on the agencies’ 100th Anniversary (April 19, 1917 – April 19, 2017).

The author is working on a second book about his experiences as a sole practitioner working in many areas of civil law, including: divorces, evictions, plaintiff-products liability, plaintiff-premises liability, plaintiff-automobile negligence, and a few other areas involving many large corporations as well as individual defendants.

Part 1

  • Beginnings

Part 2

  • The Police Officer
  • Voices
  • The Basement
  • The Missing Farmer
  • A Glimpse of Routine Calls

Part 3

  • The Decision
  • The Academy
  • Probation

Part 4

  • The Delivery Room
  • The Drunk Driver
  • The Autopsy
  • The Death Message
  • Don’t Do It!
  • Tennis Anyone?
  • New Trooper At The Post
  • Another Drunk Driving Arrest
  • The Wingless Airplane
  • Jury Verdicts
  • A No-Brainer
  • My Husband Didn’t Come Home Last Night
  • A First
  • The Dead Partner
  • The Day I Met John Wayne
  • An Easy Day
  • The Suspect
  • Band-Aids
  • The Lawsuit
  • The Bank Alarm
  • Parkers or A Rapist
  • Routine Danger
  • Hidden Gun/Hidden Intent
  • Saliva Surprise
  • Beauty and the Barf
  • Lucky Lady
  • Goat Rodeo
  • Catch Me If You Can
  • The P.I. (Personal Injury Accident)
  • Brother In Blue
  • The Presidents

Part 5

  • Threats, Apparitions and Waiting
  • What Is It Really Like?
  • Life’s Lessons
  • Retirement
  • Publisher: Principia Media LLC (November 14, 2016)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 161485324X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1614853244
  • Dimensions: 6 x 0.8 x 9 inches


I just finished your novel which I purchased from you at blueberry festival. I loved it! I am a nurse and worked ER for 10 years so your stories brought back memories. I am passing it on to my fellow ER nurse pal.
The book was an easy and fast read. One suggestion only, a list of abbreviations would be helpful! Let me know if you publish another!

Joyce Hardy

Tuebor is a very interesting book. The stories vividly tell of the real experiences of what police officers face on a regular basis. Tuebor reveals the hidden fears encountered by police officers as they perform their duties. Tuebor is a great book. I highly recommend it. I thank all of the police officers who go in harm’s way to protect those they serve.

Kevin Stamper, Curtis, Michigan

Kevin Stamper

I bought this book after talking to Robert Muladore at the Blueberry Festival, in Paradise, Michigan (U.P.)……half way through the book and I am learning so much from this great book. A whole new appreciation of those who serve & protect us. What a great read. Tammy L. Fox-Kohler, 9-30-2019

Tammy Fox-Kohler


Robert Muladore was initiated into police work as the first fill-time patrolman with the Bridgeport Township, Michigan police department, initially without the benefit of formal police academy training. Surviving those eighteen months of on-the-job training just outside of Saginaw, Michigan, he began his career with the Michigan State Police where he was assigned as a trooper near Detroit conducting countless criminal investigations. Other assignments with the Michigan State Police included lead legal instructor; Commanding Officer, Specialized Training Section; Commanding Officer, Northeast Narcotics Section; Commanding Officer, Governmental Liaison Section, Executive Division; Assistant Division Commander, Fire Marshall Division; and Technical Solutions Division. He is a graduate of the FBI National Academy.

He has taught at a numerous colleges and universities, in police academies and academic settings throughout Michigan instructing courses ranging from criminal justice topics, civil liability, and political economy. His education includes an associate’s degree in criminal justice, a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Madonna University, a Juris Doctorate degree from the Detroit College of Law (now MSU School of Law) and a Ph.D. in Public Affairs and Administration from Western Michigan University. He currently practices civil law and is working on a new book about his experiences as an attorney.

The book is dedicated to the Michigan State Police and its’ employees on the agencies’ 100th Anniversary (April 19, 1917 – April 19, 2017).


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