BODYCAM: Officer Detains Autistic Teen

BODYCAM: Officer Detains Autistic Teen

From azcentral.com: Police body-camera footage shows a Buckeye police officer detaining a 14-year-old boy with autism after he became suspicious of the boy, who was practicing one of his calming techniques at the time. The Buckeye Police Department has said they think the officer ...
The Power of Thinking Small

The Power of Thinking Small

A few months ago I listened to retired Ohio State Highway Patrol Captain Bob Welsh discuss the phenomenon known as “the butterfly effect.” The butterfly effect in essence posits that when a butterfly flaps its wings in one part of the world, the ripple effect can cause a hurricane on ...
Dear Seattle Seahawks,

Dear Seattle Seahawks,

[Publisher's Note: We received the following letter from a Seattle-area officer, written in response to the controversy surrounding Michael Bennett's detention in Las Vegas after a suspected active shooter incident. Football--like everything else it seems--has of recent become rife ...
VIDEO: Viral Citation of Berkeley Hotdog Vendor

VIDEO: Viral Citation of Berkeley Hotdog Vendor

From CBSNews.com:  A video showing a University of California, Berkeley police officer ticketing a hot dog vendor, rifling through his wallet and confiscating his money has caused an outcry across social media. CBS San Francisco reports the incident happened on Saturday outside ...