About David Arthur Walters

News: A Sign of Customer Service

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Going Beyond Expectations at the City of Miami Beach. The temporary sign at city hall beckoned me to celebrate Customer Service Week. That was just … [Read more...]

News: Take A Sign

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Don’t Be Stupid In Paradise. I received several suggestions from City Attorney Jose Smith subsequent to the publication of my article about purse … [Read more...]

News: South Pointe Park Thief on the Loose

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Thieves have field days on the wonderful beaches of Miami Beach. Pickings are especially good for them lately at the elegant South Pointe Park in … [Read more...]

News: Crime on Miami Beach

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SPECIAL MIAMI BEACH POLICE UNIT HAS ITS HANDS FULL. If we don’t expect police activities and police departments to have an impact on crime, … [Read more...]

Commentary: Crawl Space

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Everybody Needs Some Space I encountered a nicely dressed couple from Europe at the beautiful new Miami Beach library on 22nd Street. I was typing a … [Read more...]

News: Internal Affairs and Public Corruption

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An Internal Affairs/Public Corruption Unit of the City of Miami Beach Police Department is Being Tested for Eventual Approval. The Miami Beach Police … [Read more...]

Commentary: The Fabulous Gay Minority of Hawaii

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Honolulu, November 1998 Polenapa'a 'iaihoke aloha ikuleana like aikaua. (In love tightly bound, you and I share equal rights.) Many of Hawaii's … [Read more...]

News: Why Should I Help You?

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Is god the bum at the bottom of being who got everything for nothing? Before I returned to South Beach, my Florida contacts warned me not to move … [Read more...]

Cover Story: POLICE PRESENCE

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An Update on Community Policing. Is It Working? The Miami Beach Police Department recently responded to a public clamor for better service with a … [Read more...]