By Ronnell Higgins
Yale Police Chief
On the fateful day that President John Kennedy was assassinated, he was prepared to give a speech in which he planned to say that “leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.”
I couldn’t agree more.
Nearly two years ago, I decided I wanted to go back to school. Our department had been part of a high-profile case involving the son of a New York Times columnist, which I have written about before.
That situation took me out of my comfort zone. I realized that police chiefs are all one major incident away from no longer being the police chief. I write that very candidly, and I also write that knowing that Yale University supported my department and me in that situation. Read More & Share