Apr 2016

Bishop Floyd Lewis served 27 years as HPD’s volunteer chaplain, doing the Lord’s work to help officers and comfort their families in times of crisis. In recent years the bishop developed “Thumbs Up,” a program that entails a citizen’s common yet meaningful signal to Houston officers – or any first responder for that matter – to demonstrate support and recognition for doing a good job. Lewis long proclaimed that, sure, there are bad officers just like bad teachers and doctors but “97 percent” of law enforcement consists of hard-driven, dedicated heroes who......