Monthly Archives: August 2014

Larry Lawton – Community Policing – “Us Against Them”

Larry Lawton is a Author, Motivational Speaker, TV Personality, Honorary Police Officer. Ex-con and the Founder and President of the Reality Check Program and non-profit organization the Reality Check Foundation. Larry Lawton regularly appears on national TV discussing how community policing changes lives and helps both law enforcement and the community. Reducing crime, saving lives […] Read the Rest…

Community Policing – How important is it? By: Larry Lawton

What is community policing? Community policing is when the police work with the community in a friendly open way to show the community they are human and want to help, not just arrest people. Community policing is the best way to fight crime. If the police have the community working with them, instead of against […] Read the Rest…

Larry Lawton becomes the first ex-con in the United States to become an Honorary Police Officer

It is all about second chances – Larry Lawton gets a second chance from the Lake Saint Louis police department In 1996 Larry Lawton was arrested and subsequently convicted of Hobbs Sac Robbery (Racketeering) in connection with jewelry store robberies. He served four – twelve year sentences run concurrently in Federal Prison. Upon his release […] Read the Rest…

Helping Cops Become The Best They Can Be. Thank You Director Neubauer. By: Larry Lawton

Helping cops become the best they can be. By: Larry Lawton Since my trip to Lake Saint Louis, MO and my subsequent swearing-in as a Lake Saint Louis Police Officer a lot has been happening. Seeing law enforcement from a different perspective has been eye-opening and rewarding. Helping law enforcement understand the mindset of people […] Read the Rest…