Another Impossible Task for the Average Cop

Another Impossible Task for the Average Cop

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot issued an astonishing threat a few days ago and it was aimed at large segments of her city’s population. “If we have to — because you are not educating yourselves into compliance and if you are not abiding by these very clear, but necessary ...
9 Ways to Avoid Hopelessness

9 Ways to Avoid Hopelessness

What a time. Policing is stressful enough, and now this. Cops everywhere are needing to deal with the nervous, pressurized public while simultaneously dealing with their own personal challenges that have been exacerbated by the coronavirus situation. It’s not out of the realm ...
Another officer dead…close to my home.

Another officer dead…close to my home.

Another bloody reminder that criminals don't follow rules. Last night at around 8:30PM I got a text message.Then another. And another. And another. And another… An onslaught of texts and phone calls continued for hours, building up to the devasting realization that a police ...