From the website "Freakonomics":
September 4, 2008, 3:46 pm
We Need More Sheriffs Like This One
By Steven D. Levitt
From the Lake County Sheriff’s OfficeFrom a Chicago Sun-Times article by Dan Rozek:
Lake County Sheriff Mark C. Curran Jr. sentenced himself today to a week in his own jail, saying he believes spending time behind bars will make him a better cop and a better person.
(Hat tip: Arloa Sutter)