Police & You: The recent events in a Richland County, South Carolina high school where a uniformed law enforcement officer forcibly removed a student from her desk and placed her in handcuffs should serve as a vivid reminder to parents and students alike that whether you agree with the officer's tactics or not, uniformed law enforcement officers are routinely in America's schools and are undoubtedly not going anywhere.
Allegations of Sex Crimes are some of the more prominent headlines in the news today. You can pick up just about any newspaper or visit an online news site and you are almost guaranteed to find a story relating to rape, molestation, child abuse, unwanted touching, child pornography, or some other inappropriate or deviate sexual behavior. Sexual crimes evoke strong emotions from all involved and those observing through the media. However, they are not only hot button topics in today's headlines, they are also dealt with very seriously in the criminal justice system.