If your union or employee rights organization asked you to participate in a sick-out/blue flu to support an employee rights issue, would you do it, even if it put your job in jeopardy?
Onlookers watched a fare jumper assault a SEPTA transit officer and one woman recorded the fight on her cell phone rather than calling 9-1-1. Read the full story here.
A Maryland man now faces an assault charge for scuffling with an off-duty police officer at an educational forum. Read the full story here.
Perhaps the most significant factor in an officer's ability to recover from a shooting incident is the level of support offered to him by his department. Departments that provide post-shooting support and advocate for their officers in the media and with health care providers are more likely to benefit from their actions in the long run.