Today’s highly interesting read (05/24/18): Has policing in urban America become an undoable job?

The tasing incident seen all around the country…

That leads to the question in the above headline, posed by Miwaukee Alderman Bob Donovan.

My grandfather was a Milwaukee police officer for 43 years, serving this community from 1921 to 1964 – mostly as a patrol officer – or also known as an old fashioned beat cop.

He told me once there were two things that guided him during his 43 years with MPD: (1) Treat people the way you would want to be treated; and (2) Use a little common sense.

That was then…

You can read Donovan’s entire statement here.

 

 

2 thoughts on “Today’s highly interesting read (05/24/18): Has policing in urban America become an undoable job?

  1. Pingback: The NFL, policing, Democrats and Foxconn, and prom | This Just In… From Franklin, WI

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