Final Tour: October 2015

Final Tour: October 2015

Our 2015 line-of-duty losses stand at 105 as we end the month of October. Of those, 42 have been lost in vehicle-related incidents, 32 to gunfire and 31 to other causes, the majority of which have been duty-related heart attacks or illness. We’re slightly lower (5%) than where we ...
Dear Chief/Sheriff,

Dear Chief/Sheriff,

Dear Chief/Sheriff: You’re going to get fired. I know, this isn’t the letter you were hoping for today. But please, keep reading, because I do have some good news. But, first, bear with me while I tell you a little bit about the world right now. In Dec., 2013, Target got ...
Hard-Hitting Reporting? Or a Hit-Job?

Hard-Hitting Reporting? Or a Hit-Job?

The New York Times recent article “The Disproportionate Risks of Driving While Black” is either a highly important, 5,700-word indictment of a corrupt and racist police department or it's an irresponsible and scurrilous accusation against an entire department, plastered on the front ...