Woman, 49, Becomes Arizona Police Department's 'Rookie Of The Year'

Wendy Klarkowski, police officer rookie of the year
Wendy Klarkowski, police officer rookie of the year

If there's one thing members of the baby boom generation have proven it's that, when it comes to a career, there's always a second act.

A good example is that of 49-year-old Wendy Klarkowski, a police officer in suburban Phoenix who has been named Rookie of the Year at the Surprise Police Department, The Arizona Republic reports.