There is no systematic accountability for officer wrongdoing, our culture too often defers them the benefit of the doubt and as such, we’ve lost sight of the community policing model in favor of police militarization, all of which is built upon the fear-mongering that an officer’s job is uniquely dangerous when it’s not.
Okay, that song’s damn catchy, you gotta admit. Inflammatory, sure, but catchy? YOU KNOW IT IS. But let’s check it… Continue reading
COPS S24E03 from John Smith on Vimeo. Did anyone else love watching COPS growing up? It was one of my Continue reading
It’s been a while on this blog since I’ve shown a spotlight on the bad a-happenings occurring in police departments Continue reading
This is a post long overdue. If anyone is masochistic enough to follow me on Twitter or my blog, then Continue reading
I realize the case in question occurred in November, but I think it’s still worth highlighting the various nuances present. Continue reading