It’s time to expand the roles that CSOs play. They could be trained to respond to mental health incidents and … More
Month: June 2018
What Happened to Police Education?
There isn’t a single U.S. university that can claim (with a straight face) to have a serious commitment or … More
Most Active Posts Last Week
1. Immigration Enforcement: Another Reason Why We Need Smart, Moral Cops 2. How a Traffic Offense Can Be a Ticket … More
Deadly Force: When is it Necessary?
A most insightful and well-done interview by PBS last month on police use of deadly force. “After police in Sacramento … More
[Ed. Note: You may not often find the writing of poetry among the ranks of police. While I have written … More
Immigration Enforcement: Another Reason Why We Need Smart, Moral Cops
“Mr. Attorney General, we will hold illegal border crossers as you wish, but we will NOT separate minor children from … More
Top Posts Last Week
A Letter to Young Cops Why Police Matter How a Traffic Offense Can Be a Ticket to Prison What About … More
What About the Community?
“When we start suggesting what police should and should not do, let’s remember there are two audiences: police and … More
Stockholm Award in Criminology
“The world’s most prestigious prize in the field of criminology has been awarded to Professor Herman Goldstein for a lifetime … More
A Letter to Young Cops
“My understanding of policing a free, democratic society is that we make it work from the bottom up. If … More