I agree with your approach but I hope you never have to. It's sad when you have to carry walking your dog now days.
I hope this child gets well soon. His family must be having a rough time.
I can see what you're saying but the overriding principle should be no violent acts.
Smart move by the sheriff's department. Make thieves have a tough time getting rid of their ill gotten gain. Make them leave a paper...
Ditto! Great post.