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Honorable and conscientious police work is performed every day by countless command and patrol personnel throughout America. I have witnessed their work time and again: I have seen police apply patience and good judgment to prevent violent conflict; and I have seen them endure racial and ethnic abuse with equanimity rather than add to tension. ” I have seen officers expose themselves to danger to protect the innocent and seen them suffer INTRODUCTION 5 harm from sudden violence by the very people they were protecting; I have seen police sprayed with the vomit of homeless drunks rather than let them fall to the pavement.
Self-control is also an essential part of courage and fortitude, at least in extremis. Courageous officers facing life-threatening situations hardly take EXCELLENCE OF CHARACTER 13 pleasure in them, but will not run away and leave a partner or an innocent bystander exposed. They find fulfillment in not allowing fear to dictate their behavior. Shakespeare’s insight—the coward dies a thousand deaths, but the brave man only one—holds. Courage is not only physical, of course. Police officers may know that a partner is corrupt, that some of their superiors are “on the pad,” or that fellow officers brutalize suspects.
Most important of all, the police are called into urgent situations because they, and only they, are empowered to use force to set matters right. . Much of the artistry of police work lies in the ability to handle explosive situations without resorting to force. 26 Within that rough consensus about manifold functions are many disagreements about priorities. But police are expected to fulfill their obligations “professionally”—that is, competently and honestly, and with accountability to supervisors for their performance.