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Articles by Casey Bastian

Mens Rea: Criminal Liability Should Equal Criminal Intent

The principle that, to hold someone liable for committing a criminal act, requires that the person intended ...

Audit of D.C. Forensics Lab Reveals History of Botched Forensic Analyses

Multi-Agency Task Forces Manipulate Jurisdiction to Avoid Liability

New Michigan Law Expands Criminal Records Expungement

Police Unions Block Meaningful Criminal Justice Reform

Massive Corruption of a Baltimore Task Force Exposed

Hundreds ...

NYPD Agrees to Alter Religious Headwear Policy

Prosecutors Who Demand Accountability From Everyone But Themselves

In New York, Former Prisoners With Mental Illnesses Lack Needed Support

Would the Real Officer Friendly Please Stand Up?

by Casey J. Bastian

In 1966, the official Officer Friendly program was first instituted by the Chicago Police Department. Shortly after inception, the program became sponsored by the Sears-Roebuck Foundation. This educational program was designed for elementary schools, focusing on kids ages 5-8. The Department of Education notes that by ...



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