Category: Commentary

2018 has been one of our most successful years so far!  We are so proud of what we have accomplished and continue to be humbled by the support we receive from on sustaining donors and from those who provide an …

2018 Was A Big Year Read More »

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Introduction The California State Legislature is currently considering a bill that will require LGBT awareness training for law enforcement officers and dispatchers.  The proposed bill will add a section to other similar requirements included in section 13519 of the California …

The Case For Mandated Training Read More »

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It’s sad to think that any law enforcement organization would oppose training for law enforcement that would make the profession better for its own members as well as for what it provides to the public.  It’s even worse to think …

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It’s a cryptic title, but accurately describes the date fourteen years ago that I took a huge risk that ended up being life-changing in all respects.  For many of us who didn’t come out as a teenager, the day is …

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I met Officer John Reinert on July 25, 2012 at a training program we participated in for the command staff at the San Jose, California, Police Department.  Chief Chris Moore wanted to address the homophobia within the department and arranged …

Remembering Officer John Reinert Read More »

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