The whole world has their eyes on the American police force. Buying eggs for a shoplifter who was trying to feed her family will not make up for what those legal criminals have done. Good on that officer. But watch the media as it tries to push every “good” deed the police will do from here on out. Many of those deeds, will be mediocre, something maybe some of us have done, like paying for the coffee of the guy behind you. It’s still important, but it doesn’t deserve its own headline. The fact that it is making news means we are in some deep shit.
But did he only do this because he recognized her? He had seen her living in a hard situation.
It’s hard to not post “What-if” scenarios. But if he didn’t recognize her from a previous time, how hard could he have been on her?