A Hippocratic Oath for policing

Sgt. Jeremiah P. Johnson Darien (CT) Police Department The recent spotlight on deadly use-of-force encounters has led John Jay College of Criminal Justice Professor David Kennedy to ruminate whether the field of policing should have its own Hippocratic Oath.   The Hippocratic Oath is commonly encapsulated as “do no harm.” Medicine’s Hippocratic Oath has changed … Continue reading A Hippocratic Oath for policing