The three most pressing problems police currently face are restoring trust, implementing reform, and improving police officer safety and wellness. … More
Reform: Not Just for Liberals
Arthur Rizer is the criminal justice and civil liberties policy director at the R Street Institute. He is also an … More
Minnesota Steps Up
What the Minnesota Legislature Passed (If They Can Do It, Why Can’t You?) By Torey Van Oot Minneapolis Star-Tribune “The … More
The Argument to Abolish Police
From Policy Link: Communities across the country are rising up and demanding that policymakers reallocate budgets by divesting from the … More
Still Remembering Herman (especially today)
For almost 50 years, I have been able to meet or talk with Herman Goldstein on an almost daily basis. … More
Waiting for an Answer
I don’t know about you, but I hear a loud question coming out of the many protests surrounding our uses … More
Do You Understand What’s Going On?
Officers, do you understand what is going on? You can no longer be silent. The Facebook post linked below is … More
Leadership in Difficult Times
I invite you to read and then digest and talk about the following article by Stanley McChrystal and Chris Fussell. … More
Leadership (again) Matters!
If a police chief is going to be able to do what he or she needs to do in order … More
Lest We Forget: What Was the Madison Transformation? What Did We Learn?
The Chief of Change: David Couper and the Transformation of the Madison Police Department By Sophia Willer – Sep 13, … More