I was contacted by two reporters about stories they were writing about Mike Harrison’s first year as Superintendent of the New Orleans Police Department.
Ken Daley of NOLA.COM wrote Harrison touts improved NOPD after first year as chief, others wary of mayor’s influence.
Matt Sledge of The New Orleans Advocate wrote NOPD chief Michael Harrison reckons with challenges on one-year anniversary.
Several people who read my response to these two reporters suggested that I should publish my comments in their entirety. I have also shared a copy of this complete text with Chief Harrison. The entirety of my response read as follows: