Kudos to Our Police / NorthwestCitizen, Dick Conoboy

Use of Force Model from the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center

Mon, Jul 13, 2015, 5:38 am  Dick Conoboy

On July 7, two Bellingham police officers confronted a homeless man with a knife outside a McDonald’s restaurant on Bakerview Rd. You can read the Herald article on this incident here. In many communites in the U.S., that man would now be lying in a morgue, a victim of bad police training and a “shoot first” mentality. Continue reading