A Paradigm Shift in Community Policing from Policing to Self-Protection

Ron Martinelli, Ph.D., CMI-V Forensic Criminologist/Police Expert Copyright © July 18, 2016 When I began my career as a police officer in 1975, the turmoil and civil strife of the Vietnam war era where police often clashed with protestors had subsided. The anti-police violence of militant, radical revolutionary groups such as the Black Panther Party,… Read More A Paradigm Shift in Community Policing from Policing to Self-Protection

What is fueling the rising crime rates? Ask any cop

Ron Martinelli, Ph.D., CMI-V Forensic Criminologist/Certified Medical Investigator Copyright (C) June 6, 2016 One of the leading stories on FOX News today was the nation’s seriously rising crime rate; especially violent crime. When recently asked what might account for the continuously upwardly rising crimes in more than 40 cities across the country, FBI Director Comey… Read More What is fueling the rising crime rates? Ask any cop

#Every96minutes (1.5 Hours) a black man is killed. Who Really Murders Black Men?

Ron Martinelli, Ph.D., CMI-V, BCFT, CFA Forensic Criminologist/Police Practices Expert Copyright © 09-21-15 There has been much controversy, and even violent rhetoric of late, associated with a lingering comment from the Black Lives Matter movement and forwarded by liberal anti-police activists that “Every 28 hours a black man is killed by police.” In my recent… Read More #Every96minutes (1.5 Hours) a black man is killed. Who Really Murders Black Men?

The Black Lives Matter Movement’s 10 Point Policing Program Needs a Dose of Reality

Ron Martinelli, Ph.D., CMI-V, BCFT, CFA Forensic Criminologist/Police Practices Expert Copyright © 09-09-15 The militant Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement currently fills up the air and print space of national and international news. They appear to be everywhere. Protest marches, disrupting political candidates during rallies and speeches; and activist members even making appearances on FOX… Read More The Black Lives Matter Movement’s 10 Point Policing Program Needs a Dose of Reality