• UFC veteran, current BKFC fighter Jimmie Rivera becomes police officer in New Jersey
    by Mike Heck on January 28, 2023 at 1:00 am

    UFC veteran and current BKFC fighter Jimmie Rivera is now a police officer in his home state of New Jersey. Rivera confirmed the news on Thursday when he reposted a social media announcement from the Elmwood Park police department that he completed 27 weeks of law enforcement training at the Passaic County Police Academy. The 33-year-old is excited to be a part of positive change in his area. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Jimmie Rivera (@jimmierivera) “This has been a very tough and challenging journey, working 6 days a week teaching, training, and going to the police academy, [with] […]