Man Taunts Police Dog and Pays the Price

I prosecuted a man for misdemeanor obstructing police. (PC 148(a)) The dumb defendant walked up to a canine police officer on the Huntington Beach pier and declared: “Your dog doesn’t scare me!”  He then bent down, grabbed the police German Shepherd by both ears, went nose-to-nose with the dog, and yelled, “Growl!”  The police dog … Continue reading Man Taunts Police Dog and Pays the Price

5 Very Short and Entertaining Police Dog Stories

Police canine units can be a great source of entertainment. “Racist” Police Dog Attacks Hispanic Officer in Uniform  One of my Santa Ana, California police officer witnesses showed up at my DA’s Office with bandages and multiple puncture wounds on his forearm. I asked him what happened.   He explained that there was a break-in at … Continue reading 5 Very Short and Entertaining Police Dog Stories

A Dog’s Supreme Act of Loyalty Inspires the World-Greyfriars Bobby

In the Scottish capital of Edinburgh, not far from the towering castle, is the small ancient Greyfriars Church. Outside the entrance to the walled courtyard of the church is a unique monument. The monument is a rock and black iron pedestal.  Unlike the towering monuments so typical of Britain, this pedestal is only about four … Continue reading A Dog’s Supreme Act of Loyalty Inspires the World-Greyfriars Bobby

Don’t Turn Back!

The restored gospel has an infinite variety of wonderful doctrines. One of those principles is the concept of “turning back.”   Jesus proclaimed, “No man, having put his hand to the plough, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God. (Lk. 9:62) The most famous example of “turning back” in the scriptures is Lot’s wife. Jesus … Continue reading Don’t Turn Back!