Texas’s Success without Excessive Police Force

With the nation’s attention drawn towards questions involving police use of force, it is good to remember that not every officer falls into this trend. There are reports that seek to balance the scales, showing light where only shadows are portrayed. For each use of excessive police force that causes outrage and action it is […]

Lisa Mearkle: A Question of Self Defense or Criminal Homicide

In February a Hummelstown Police Officer named Lisa Mearkle attempted to pull over David Kassick. Mearkle noticed that the car Kassick drove had an expired inspection and emissions sticker. Kassick was not interested in pulling over that day. He sped away, leaving Mearkle with little choice but to chase after him. Mearkle caught up to […]

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