The Deadliest Job in Policing
Recently, I had the experience of preparing for an in-service class for an agency in South Florida. The subject matter was teaching them the tactical and practical implications of moving from handwritten traffic tickets to using of handheld computers (a/k/a ticket writers ). The students were all seasoned cops in the traffic unit. I am not going to name the department because it could be any one of many agencies across the country. Putting the finger on their officers is also...