Reform and Staffing

Featured in American Police Beat Magazine I was recently making my way through several bins in my basement. These particular bins...

Cyclical Burnout

This article was featured in the February 2021 Issue of American Police Beat Magazine. “We have to do more with less.” I still remember...

The Irony of the Defund Movement

PUBLISHED IN AMERICAN POLICE BEAT MAGAZINE “Defund the Police”. The headlines are chock full of announcements that various municipalities...

Balanced By Design

During the first few weeks of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, our collective attention seemed focused on questions of immediate...

The Problems with Cities and Counties

In the United States, government is generally built around the concept of cities and counties. Counties are the arm of the state and...