Election Depression

The elction results and aftermath fallout has many thrown into deep stages of grief (Kubler Ross, 1969): denial and isolation, anger, bargaining, depression, acceptance.  Cycling through various stages feels often like Dorothy tumbling through a Kansas tornado leaving us bewildered, exhausted, and upset.  No doubt.   Before liquidating your assets and escaping to the Dominican … More Election Depression

A Walk on The Wild Side: Policing in the 70’s-SLPD

Let’s take a nostalgic walk back to the 70’s to St. Louis City. St. Louis 1975 Statistics Data provided by Disaster Center Population: 4, 777,000 Number of violent crimes: 2,521 Murder: 505 Rape (reported): 1200 Robberies: 11,657 Aggrivated robbery: 11,675 Aggravated assault: 11, 159 The cops who trained my dad were “old timers” from the 40’s … More A Walk on The Wild Side: Policing in the 70’s-SLPD