I fear this most necessary aspect of policing a free society will be lost in the pandemic. You know, other … More
[Ed. Note: You may not often find the writing of poetry among the ranks of police. While I have written … More
Police Like a Security Guard?
There is, unfortunately, a big difference between police services in a gated community and those delivered in most of our … More
My Column in USA Today
After Chicago’s Homicide Spike, Review Police Problems David C. Couper [First appeared September 14, 2016 in USA Today.] “Tomorrow’s cops … More
A Letter to Police
Dear Officer, I know you feel anxious today. Perhaps even wondering why you took the job. I remember a similar … More