He lost his partner.
He endured a year of physical and mental rehab.
He faced the chance he could never be a cop again.
And when he walked back into a police substation Nov. 2 to work a patrol shift again, it was like starting all over again.
“It felt like my first day on the street,” Las Vegas police officer David Nesheiwat said .
The 26-year-old is back at work patrolling downtown, continuing the job he said he never considered quitting even after the October 2009 wreck that killed his partner, Milburn “Millie” Beitel.