Pros And Cons Of Police Reputation

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Beginning a new job when the previous person reputation has been damage beyond repair puts the replacement in tough situation. I will not only have to repair the reputation of my department and employees but also the reputation of my new position. As the replacement police chief, I will have to repairing the public image of police department and the police chief position. The death of young black teens on the hands of white police officers has put the citizens and police officer at a constant battle, so I will have restore the trust citizens had on the department, the police chief, and on the criminal system. My process will have to offer more than store killing unarm black teen but the theory that every police officer is out to get the minorities. …show more content…
In an article by Hannah-Jones illustrated how after a shooting where she was present, she did not want to call the police because she did not want to be disrespected. It is important for the citizens to get to know a little of whom their district officers are, that might help alleviate the tension between police officers and minority groups, however, not long enough want officers and citizens to get to know each other that well since some citizens might want to take advantage of the situation to get their …show more content…
Releasing videos on how to act or what to say when being stop by a police officer will prevent some conformations between officers and citizens. It is evident that many young people believe “…the misconception that police are out to get them and that’s not the case,” as said by Kyle Thacker, a 19-year-old driver in an interview with KMOV. Releasing a video that show how not to act in front of an officer or what not to say to a police officer, things that might a citizen a bigger ticket or arrested? Not everyone is aware that saying somethings to a police officer can get a person arrested. For example, touching an officer will get the offender arrested, or getting into an argument with a police officer will get the driver a ticket (Waters). This action will give police office confidence to do their

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