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Police chief tells doctor to stay in her lane

IN AN OPINION piece published in Commonwealth on Sunday, Dr. Jeanette Callahan posed the question: “I’m a doctor and I don’t have qualified immunity; Why should police?” As a retired police chief, I’ll endeavor to answer the doctor’s question. Police officers must make split-second decisions in difficult, combative, confusing and weather-impacted environments. As a self-described […]