“Unless we significantly reduce this rate (a yearly average of 1,000 citizen deaths by police), we will do little to … More
Month: October 2020
The Case for Unarmed Traffic Police
“A nation that can travel in space to other worlds should be able to develop technology that is able to … More
A Conversation with Prof. David Harris
I recently had a deep and exciting conversation with University of Pittsburgh Law Professor David Harris on his podcast, “Criminal … More
Watching and Wondering…
“Many people ask today, ‘Aren’t there other ways in which a trained police officer can respond to an emotionally disturbed … More
What a Police Chief Deeply Learned During Her Career
Chuck Wexler, Executive Director of the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) does a great interview with Tempe, AZ Police Chief … More
Why I Think the Way I Do
Why I wrote yesterday’s blog. For me, the dream I illustrated yesterday acknowledges that I cannot change the racist system … More
Welcome to the Police Academy!
I have this dream, I am back in uniform heading up a police department. I am addressing a recruit class … More
The End of My Dream?
No matter what happens in November, no matter who becomes our nation’s leader, the reform and improvement of policing in … More