Police Can Sometimes Lack Tact

Published in the Sun Times Beacon News on April 26, 2009 by Columnist Kristen Ziman A much-viewed You Tube video, which shows an off-duty, obviously intoxicated, Pennsylvania police officer inside of a bar mocking the scene of a murder at which he was the responding officer, has spurred public outrage. The obscenity-laden tape shows the […]

True Acts of Charity

Appeared in the Beacon News on April 12, 2009 Although I rarely ride Metra, I recently decided the train was the best way to go to a training class in Chicago. I arrived at the transportation center about 15 minutes early and stood in line to purchase my ticket. Once I got to the window, […]