Welcome to Police WeekBy Radley Balko
May. 16, 2014
1.Trump is Right: GOP Debate Audience is Packed Full of Republican Donors
2.Government Agents Hunt Woman Down After Seeing Facebook Picture Of Her Rehabilitating Baby Squirrels
3.Florida Cops Unload On Man Holding Gun Fearing Home Invasion After Knock On Door At 1AM, Had Wrong House
4.VIDEO: Americans Express Support When Told Obama Had 'Launched A Preemptive Nuclear Strike On Russia'
5.Mandatory Mental Illness Screening and The Drive to Confiscate Firearms
6.Three Reasons to Be Worried About The Economy
7.Miami Police Retaliate Against Female Driver Who Filmed Herself Pulling Over Cop
8.Trump On Debate Audience: "They Gave Me 20 Tickets"
It’s police week in Washington, D.C., a time when cops from all over the country gather to discuss and celebrate all things law enforcement. A friend sends the photo below, snapped at a bar. She adds in an e-mail, “Couldn’t figure out what department he’s from, but the front of the shirt had the official logo of the National Law Enforcement Memorial Fund on it.”
More on t-shirts and police culture here.