A thought on the nobility of policing

We are rightly critical of journalists and members of the public who misrepresent the work that we do as police officers. Do we not therefore owe it to ourselves to be equally critical of fellow police officers who, by their actions, misrepresent the work we do? Internal integrity is just …

Fact of Fiction: Common Reasons for False Reports

The scene is common in police work; the story doesn’t add up, something is off – did the victim just say there were two attackers and then four? How did we go from a knife to a gun? False reports come with the territory, and attempting to determine whether a …