A rookie police officer was out for his
first ride in a cruiser with an
experienced partner. A call came in
telling them to disperse some people
who were loitering.
The officers drove to the street and
observed a small crowd standing on a
The rookie rolled down his window and
said, "Let's get off the corner people."
A few glances, but no one moved, so he
barked again, "Let's get off that corner...
Intimidated, the group of people began
to leave, casting puzzled stares in his
Proud of his first official act, the
young policeman turned to his partner
and asked, "Well, how did I do?"
Pretty good," chuckled the vet,
"especially since this is a bus stop."