Here & Now Here & Now

Support the news

A Transgender Police Officer's Marriage In Transition05:31

This article is more than 5 years old.

Greg Abbink, the first transgender police officer in Austin, Texas, has had to come out of the closet twice in his life: first, many years ago, as a lesbian, and more recently, as transgender.

His wife is going through some difficulties adjusting to Greg's transition from female to male but she knows that Greg is the same person she fell in love with years ago when he was known as Emily.

Reporter Joy Diaz of KUT has this profile.


This segment aired on February 9, 2015.

Support the news

+Join the discussion

Support the news