Quotation Of The Week: 'No Such Thing As A Bad Kid,' Boston's Top Cop Says

What’s This? A newish feature. Each week, we’re going to pick a newsworthy or huh?-worthy or whoa-worthy quotation that stuck with us.

OK, What’s This Quotation? WBUR's Delores Handy this week profiled Boston's top cop, Commissioner Williams Evans, who grew up in South Boston and whose parents both died when he was young. Evans says his humble roots helped shape his views about community policing.

Where Can I Find Out More About This Topic? WBUR's Simón Rios reported in April on a program to try to build trust between youths and Boston cops. And Delores last month reported on diversity in the ranks.

How About Previous Quotations Of The Week? They’re all here.

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