As both a trauma surgeon AND police Lieutenant with the Dallas Police Department, I spend an inordinate amount of time mitigating the aftermath of violence.
In the United States, state and federal animal protection statutes have been in existence for over a century.
While policing approaches have evolved and adapted over the years, the undergirding philosophy of policing in a democratic society has remained the same: citizen-driven and service-focused.
Texas leads the nation in population and job growth. The University of Texas (UT) is determined to also take the lead in the fight to stop sexual violence.
Armstrong v. Village of Pinehurst is a clear reminder that legal standards around police de-escalation are rapidly evolving.
“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.”
The hospital setting is a foreign environment for correctional officers (CO). Each year law enforcement and hospital employees suffer injury when individuals attempt to escape from a hospital setting; many of these incidents are preventable.